Libasse Diop Dia
Chief Executive Officer

Role: Libasse is responsible for providing strategic leadership for the company by working with the Board and other management to establish long-range goals, strategies, plans and policies.  
The Africa Development Organization (ADO) has committed, as the major driving force for its existence, to conduct diligent and equitable life altering business in all of Africa toward the benefit of the citizens of the great continent of Africa. It is of paramount importance to our business that we exercise continual success and cause positive impact on its people. In advancing our commitment, excellent leadership within the organization is essential to effectively work with various Governments, Presidents, Ministers, Mayors, and Community Leaders throughout the African continent.

Libasse was born and raised in Dakar, Senegal. Growing up in an environment in his native Africa where he developed a strong love for his county through interactions with family, friends and classmates. His grandfather, who was a Territorial Law Enforcement Officer, played a pivotal role in molding his desire to achieve. His passion for his county, to be better, led him to seek continual personal growth for himself in the United States of America. In the United Stated he continued to train, learn, and become experienced in a wealth of business environments. His eye has always been toward an opportunity to return and do great things to help the motherland of Africa.

Libasse has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science and a Master Degree in Applied Computer Science. He holds a highly coveted Wireshark Certified Network Analyst Certificate (WCNA) from the International Academy of Science. Libasse has been inducted into the prestigious International Marine Foundation by Wiki-Nations Inc. of Geneva Switzerland as a “Charts of Spheres Leadership” & founding father. He has extensive experience in project management with an enhanced focus specialization in projects related to the Financial Trading Floor, Banking and International Banking, Infrastructure Development and Technology.

Libasse is a member of the International Organization of the Data Processing Associates (BDPA) and has carved a unique niche for providing global clients with exclusive project management, distinctive financing and acquisition services in several African countries. Libasse possesses diplomacy and communication skills that have successfully steered progressive interactions with several African dignitaries. Knowledgeable about the socioeconomic trends, to political environments, he has co-opted the developed several renewable energy projects in Senegal waiting for implementation.

Libasse Diop Dia worked for 15 years in Banking. He worked with giants of the global financial markets such as Goldman Sachs, The Royal Bank of Scotland and Citi Financial. He has worked in managing Executive Technology, as a Trading Floor Engineer and as an International Banking Engineer.

Libasse has an unwavering commitment to helping ADO to become prolific in its efforts to bring about nation altering, positive change within the continent of Africa. He oversees all matters of operational effects within the company and ensures the successful continuity of Organization interests and projects. He functions expertly in securing complete funding for major projects, developing and managing complex budgets, reviewing resource allocations and schedules. He is strengthened as a Leader through his comprehensive professional network.