Dirk Harbecke

Former CEO @ African Development Corporation AG

Mr. Dirk Harbecke, MBA, served as the Chief Executive Officer of ADC African Development Corporation AG, a pan-African banking group with activities in 12 countries, which he sold off to the Atlas Mara Group in 2014. He had several Board positions in African financial services and technology companies, i.e. as a Non-Executive Director at ABC Holdings, Banco Nacional De Guinea Ecuatorial, SIMTEL Rwanda, etc. He has more than 20 years of experience as a manager (also with the The Boston Consulting Group), entrepreneur and investor in Africa. Mr. Harbecke has a joint honours degree in Journalism (Master) and Economics (Bachelor) from the University of Dortmund/Germany and an International MBA from St. Gallen University in Switzerland.