Co-founder and Managing Director of Impaxis Securities a licensed broker and custodian member of the BRVM and based in Dakar Senegal.
Patrick Brochet has over twenty years of professional experience in Canada, France, West Africa (Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Gabon, Guinea, Guinea Bissau, Mali, Senegal, The Gambia) and in Madagascar.
Before co-founding Impaxis, Patrick Brochet was the deputy General Manager of Sogebourse in Côte d’Ivoire. Prior to that he was an audit supervisor with Ernst & Young for five years before joining Société Générale Paris advisory Department as a Vice-President in charge or M&A transactions in francophone sub-Saharan Africa.
Patrick has lead, structured and participated in several capital markets and corporate finance transactions: bonds, IPO’s, fixed-income, privatisations, debt restructuring.
He is a board member of several companies in different sectors (financial services, oil distribution, car assembly, investment vehicles).
Vice-president of Conseil National du Patronat (CNP) du Sénégal, Patrick represents CNP on the Board of Ecole Supérieure Polytechnique (ESP) and on the board of the national incubator for innovative companies, INNODEV, as 2nd vice-president.
Patrick is a non-executive Director of the BRVM and of the DC/BR and heads their Governance; recruitment and compensation Committees.
he holds an MBA from ISA business school (HEC Paris Group) , and a B.A from HEC Montreal business school.