Mr Semou Diouf is the Director at SatNav Africa Joint Programme Office (formerly EGNOS Africa JPO), a Pan-African entity under the Africa-EU Strategy framework which is championing and supporting Satellite Navigation services (GNSS/SBAS) introduction in Africa. With a wide range of qualifications and extensive experience in both the technical and business fields, Sémou Diouf has been involved in technology innovation projects and business development in the aeronautics sector in
Africa since the early ’90s. Prior to joining the JPO, he held various roles including Director, Commercial Operations and Ag. Regional VP, SITA Africa in Paris and Johannesburg, then and Manager at a Leading Consulting firm as Head of a Department in
Aeronautics, Space and Defense Sector in Toulouse (France). A Senegalese national, he graduated with an Engineering Degree from the National Institute of Applied Sciences (INSA) in Toulouse and an Executive Master at the Paris School of Business (ESCP Europe), with speciality in Management of Enterprises, Strategic Marketing and Management of international affairs.