Mr Coulibaly, also known as Coul, has spent his whole professional life with Plan International.
He joined the organisation in November 1993 after acquiring a Master’s degree in infrastructures, water and environmental engineering. He is also a Financial Executive with broad experience in all aspects of accounting, auditing and financial management.
Mr Coulibaly was assigned to Guinea as a Technical Advisor and then moved to Guinea-Bissau, where he was a key actor in setting up the country office in 1995. He then held several positions in Plan International, including Operations Support Manager in Guinea, Regional Administrator, and Regional Finance Manager in Senegal.
After six years in Senegal, Mr Coulibaly joined Togo in September 2008 as Country Director, and then started his work as Regional Director in February 2011. He is fluent in French and English. Mr Coulibaly feels lucky to be part of such a strong team, and is thrilled to be in direct contact with the children Plan International is helping.