Bintou is the co-founder and Managing Partner for Frontier Bridge Advisory, a US-based global firm providing a range of advisory services to investors, private corporations, and nonprofit & governmental institutions.
A legal professional by training, she has always had a natural dedication to impact-driven activities across International Trade and Development sectors. Prior to Frontier Bridge’s formation, Bintou worked as a Program Coordinator for the National Association of Securities Professionals (NASP) where she oversaw the formation of the Mobilizing Institutional Investors to Develop Africa’s Infrastructure (MiDA) program. During her tenure as a Director of Operations, she successfully coordinated the education of institutional investors on investment opportunities in Africa through visits of infrastructure assets on the African continent, and the facilitation of discussions with African stakeholders on the creation of future investment vehicles. The three-year, $2 million grant-funded program mobilized more than $1 billion in investment into Africa.
Bintou holds a Juris Doctorate with a concentration in International Law from Suffolk University Law School in Boston, MA, and a Bachelor‘s degree in political science, from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada.