Joël-Eric Missainhoun, from the Ivory Coast, is Managing Partner and Executive Director in charge of activities of AfricSearch, in Abidjan. AfricSearch is a leader in talent sourcing and development in Africa. For over fifteen years, Joel-Eric has successfully been involved in projects and activities linked directly to Africa.

For 5 years, he was employed as a lawyer (African Tax and Legal issues) at Ernst & Young in Paris. In that position he was involved in providing advisory services to multinationals and assisting several African governments.

Joël-Eric has a Master’s Degree (DESS) in Banking Law, from La Sorbonne University in Paris, and graduated from the Paris Bar school.