Boris Varnitzky


Boris Varnitzky

20 years of experience in private / public sector and International Development in Africa.

  • Senior Management, advisory, implementation, funding and monitoring of various projects in Africa: Agribusiness, Mining, Oil & Gas, Infrastructure, Economic / Rural Development - in Africa (Liberia, DR Congo, Ethiopia, Central African Republic, Guinea, Libya, Uganda, Mali, Kenya)
  • From 2012 to 2016, consulting (ESG, sustainability) for Rio Tinto on the biggest integrated mining project in Africa (+USD 20billion) in Guinea. Since 2017, Project Management & advisory (ESG) on the Total / Tullow Oil Albertine Graben project in Uganda.

  • Seasoned negotiator in dealing with Business Partners, Governments, Ministries, International Institutions, Private sector, military forces / armed groups in highly challenging environments. Crisis Management.

  • 8 years of experience in corporate Communication and Media agencies

  • Master in Public Administration (MPA), Harvard Kennedy School

  • Master in Management (MA), Montpellier Business School