Hervé Ndoba has been Minister of Finance and Budget since June 2021. Before his current position, Mr. Ndoba had an international career in the private sector. In 2013, he served as chief administrative and financial officer for a port towing conglomerate in Côte d’Ivoire, where he engineered and implemented the consolidation of the group’s subsidiaries in sub-Saharan Africa. While he worked as director of finance and management control of a construction and public works company in 2008, he set up a consulting firm in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. Prior to that, he was a freelancer in finance and organizational auditing. He holds an executive master’s degree in Financial Engineering.