Daouda Sangare

National Advisor for Côte d'Ivoire


Daouda joined the UNIDO ITPO Germany Advisory Programme on 1 September 2021 as National Advisor for Côte d’Ivoire in charge of  investment promotion and technology transfer between Germany and Côte d’Ivoire. Since, he is engaged in parnerships and relationships building to serve the mission under the umbrella of Unido Côte d’Ivoire Country office and the ITPO Germany office in Bonn.

An Industrial Expert with 14 years of work experience in various industries such as cocoa, cashews, dairy and cereals, Daouda builds on deep expertise in private sector development and relationship management with public institutions. Prior to joining UNIDO ITPO Germany, Daouda was Technical Advisor to the Minister of Rice Promotion part of Agriculture.

Daouda holds a master’s degree in industrial management from Institut National Polytechnique of Côte d’Ivoire and a certificate in finance from Harvard Education (HBX).

Professional background

  • Technical Advisor to the Minister of Rice Promotion of Côte d’Ivoire
  • Program Manager for Partners in Food Solutions
  • Plant Manager for FrieslandCampina in West Africa
  • Engineering Manager for Olam International in West Africa
  • Technical Engineer for ADM Cocoa