Uduakobong E. Umoessien

/ Analyst

Core Competencies: Public Policy Research Economic Analysis E-Marketing Business Development

Uduak Umoessien is the Government Relations Lead at ACIOE Associates. She specializes in public policy research, Economic Analysis, and E-Market Business Development. Prior to joining ACIOE Associates, she built her career in a variety of roles and industries, including in international companies such as APEX-CI, ECOWAS, and SOCIETE GENERALE, Paris, France. She helped coordinate the 4th edition of the African Growth Opportunities Act (AGOA) Forum at the Association for the Promotion of Exports in Cote d’Ivoire (APEX-CI) while working with a team of program management experts in Abidjan. She also leads ACIOE’s engagement with Procter and Gamble (P&G).

At Societe Generale, Paris, France she played an integral role as the project head by offering tailored solutions to the retail banking industry as it looked to expand its markets into francophone-speaking African countries across the globe. She is skilled at trade and investment facilitation and uncovering market opportunities for clients through research, business management processes and high-level stakeholder engagements. Uduak speaks French and English fluently and has a Master of Business Administration degree in Entrepreneurship and International Business Development from the American Business School of Paris, France.