An Initiative of German Industry for Future Leaders from Africa

Mignone Chido Mariama Ngum


“The programme will enhance my leadership and international management capabilities and it will improve my business acumen. I will inspire ideas to increase partnerships and cooperations between established German companies and rising African companies.”

Name: Mignone Chido Mariama Ngum
Country of Origin: The Gambia
Language Skills: English, French, German, Arabic, Wolof
Master of Science (MSc) and Diploma of Imperial College (DIC) in Managing Rural Development, Imperial College London, Wye, United Kingdom; Bachelor of Arts (BA Hons) in Geography, Brunel University, Uxbridge, United Kingdom
Company/Institution: Ministry of Trade, Regional Integration and Employment in Banjul, The Gambia
Sector of Industry: International Trade and Development
Professional Position: Volkswirtin
Company Profile: The Ministry of Trade, Regional Integration and Employment in The Gambia is responsible for creating the right enabling environment for facilitating trade, industrial development, promoting employment generation and regional initiatives within the context of a globalised trade regime. The Ministry formulates and implements trade policy, investment & industrial policy, employment policy and programmes for the expansion of trade, promote production and poverty reduction for the private sector.
Partner Company in
Daimler AG