Montreal, September 7, 2021. We take pride in announcing the appointment of Habi Gerba to the position of President of Groupe Afrique Expansion. She replaces Amina Gerba, appointed by the Prime Minister of Canada, the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, as an independent senator to the upper chamber of Canada’s Parliament.
Previously, Habi Gerba served as the Groupe’s Marketing Director.
“I am overjoyed to hand on the torch to Habi, a determined entrepreneur who possesses an extensive knowledge of the business environment in Québec, Canada and Africa alike. Habi has worked alongside me for some 10 years and successfully initiated and steered numerous projects. Thanks to her charisma, meticulousness and active listening, she earned the trust and respect of the team members, our clients and our partners. I am confident she will take the mission and vision of Groupe Afrique Expansion to their next level.” – Amina Gerba, Founder
Habi’s appointment ensures the continuity of Afrique Expansion’s operations, in keeping with the group’s core values.
We wish to express our sincere gratitude to Amina Gerba, our founder, who leaves as her legacy, after more than 25 years at the helm of the Groupe as President and CEO, a company with an impressive track record, a vast network and unassailable credibility.
ABOUT HABI GERBA – Habi studied business management at HEC Montréal and have completed training in crisis and issues management. She is the founder of Gazelles, a company specializing in the manufacture of clothing and in image management for businesswomen, as well as the instigator of OSEZ (“dare”), a podcast whose mission is to showcase the stories of Québec’s most successful businesswomen in order to encourage young girls to be more ambitious.
ABOUT GROUPE AFRIQUE EXPANSION – Created in 1995, Afrique Expansion is a Canadian advisory group with solid expertise in institutional and governmental communications, public relations, the organization of economic events and high-level networking.
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