Babacar Dieye

Senior Advisor & Representative, Senegal


Babacar Dieye is Senior Advisor & Representative for ElleSolaire in Dakar, Senegal.   Babacar is a passionate advocate for ElleSolaire’s mission to empower women in rural communities through clean energy entrepreneurship, and a highly experienced senior consultant, currently serving as Chief Advisor to the CEO of ITOC Shipping SA, a maritime agent for the consignment of Oil and Gas tankers for Dakar Port Calls. Graduated in 1986 as a Civil Engineer from Ecole Polytechnique de THIES in Senegal, Babacar brings a wealth of logistics, business, engineering and infrastructure experience to the team, ranging from his engineering leadership of the GTZ-funded PV micro-grid installation in the village of Diaoulé (Fatick – Senegal) in 1988 to his numerous technical assistance and infrastructure roles developing railways, road networks, housing and industrial zones across Senegal, Gabon and Qatar.