Marieme Mbaye Bâ

Advisor, Senegal

Marieme is Advisor to ElleSolaire bringing a wealth of Africa-specific entrepreneurial experience to the team. Marieme is co-founder and Chief Executive of the award winning Greenwash Africa, an ecological entrepreneurship based car wash service company, headquartered in Dakar, Senegal. Marieme is a talented marketing and business development professional who has a strong entrepreneurial spirit and knowledge of West African markets. Her passion for the environment and sustainable social development in Africa is what inspired her to co-found Greenwash, a social enterprise that seeks to increase public awareness of water scarcity issues, whilst creating a framework that promotes the value of street car washers through education and training. Greewash was awarded the British Council Great Entrepreneur Award in 2016 and was selected as a finalist among the African Entrepreneurship Award in 2015. Prior to Greenwash Marieme spent six years as founding Associate Director of a real estate agency in Paris. Marieme graduated is a business graduate of ISEG, France and now lives in Dakar with her husband and two young children.