Based in Senegal, Babacar Kane is the Country General Manager of IBM General Manager West African French Countries (SN and WAS) since 2014. Babacar Kane is a Telecommunication Engineer from the Technology University of Troyes in France. With more than 18 years’ experience in IT field, he acquired a solid knowledge of the European and African Markets. He started his career in France with HP Consulting & Integration. Upon his return to Senegal, he worked as Technical Operations Leader for Sonatel. His scope extended after becoming the General Manager of HP West Africa to Sales Applications Director Oracle and becoming the General Manager of IBM Senegal & West African French Speaking Countries French Speaking countries. Babacar has been nominated in December 2016, the 1st Vice President of the American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM) in Senegal for a 2 years Mandate.