Antoine has over 20 years of work experience in Africa including 19 years of investment practicum, with specific expertise throughout SADC, East and West Africa, and has worked on transactions ranging from US$10M to US$1BN. Among other sectors, he has transaction expertise across infrastructure (including roads), energy, telecoms, financial services, real property and agri-processing sectors throughout West Africa, Southern Africa, East Africa, Latin America and the US. He has expertise in corporate, project and real estate financing, as well as in using financial engineering techniques such as derivatives and securitisations. Previous work experience includes corporate finance and acquisitions at NYNEX (now Verizon). He holds an Executive Management Certification from Babson College and a B.S. in Computer Engineering from Boston University.