Ibrahim Mayaki

Ibrahim Mayaki

Dr. Ibrahim Assane Mayaki is the CEO of the New Partnership for Africa’s Development (NEPAD).
He worked as a Professor of Public Administration in Niger and Venezuela. Between 1996 and 1997 he was successively appointed Minister in charge of the African Integration and Cooperation and Minister of Foreign Affairs, before becoming Prime Minister of Niger. In August 2000, he set up the Analysis Centre for Public Policy.
From 2000 to 2004, Dr Mayaki was a guest Professor at the University of Paris XI, where he lectured on international relations and organizations.
In 2004, he served as Executive Director of the Platform in support of Rural Development in West and Central Africa, the Rural Hub, based in Dakar, Senegal, from where he was appointed NEPAD Chief Executive Officer in January 2009.