Kabiné Komara

Kabiné Komara
H.E. Mr. Kabine Komara, Former Prime Minister, Guinea (6139809023).jpg
10th Prime Minister of Guinea
In office
30 December 2008 – 26 January 2010
PresidentMoussa Dadis Camara
Sékouba Konaté (Acting)
Preceded byAhmed Tidiane Souaré
Succeeded byJean-Marie Doré
Personal details
Political partyIndependent
Alma materHEC Paris
University of Colorado at Boulder
ESC Rennes School of Business
American University in Cairo

Kabiné Komara (born 8 March 1950)[1] (his given name is also variously reported as Kabinet, Kabineh, Kabinè)[2][3] was Prime Minister of Guinea from 30 December 2008 to 26 January 2010. Until the end of 2008 a director at the African Export-Import Bank in Cairo, Egypt, Komara was announced as the new Prime Minister in a government radio broadcast on 30 December.[4]

Career and personal life

Komara was born into a Maninka family[5] from the interior area of Upper Guinea and pursued his education in the Guinean capital. In 1973, Komara received a Degree in Management from the école supérieure d'administration in Conakry. In later years he has studied at the Institut supérieur des affaires (ISA) Paris, at the University of Colorado, the École supérieure de commerce de Rennes, and at the American University in Cairo. Komara began his banking career at Crédit Suisse, Zurich, in 1975.[1] Rising in business and government, in 1990 he was appointed to the Guinean CTRN ruling council in charge of Economic Planning & Cooperation.[5] He also served as Assistant Director for Personnel in the Compagnie des Bauxites de Guinée (CBG) [6] and as director of the Alumina Company of Guinea (ACG-Fria) Aluminum works at Fria. Jeune Afrique reported that during that time he had fallen out with President Conté.[7] From 1995 to 2008,[8] he was Senior Director for Projects & Administrative Services at the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) in Cairo, an organisation dedicated to improving trade between African nations.[9] According to the African Press Agency, Komara is a married father of six.[10]

Other Languages
Ελληνικά: Καμπινέ Κομαρά
español: Kabiné Komara
français: Kabiné Komara
italiano: Kabiné Komara
lietuvių: Kabine Komara
українська: Кабіне Комара
Yorùbá: Kabiné Komara