Investisseurs & Partenaires President President of “Investisseurs & Partenaires”, Inspector General of Finances, Jean-Michel Severino is principally committed since 2010 to impact investment, social investments and Africa after a career dedicated to funding development. He was previously Development Director to the French Ministry of Cooperation, the World Bank’s Vice President of East Asia and CEO of AFD from 2001 to 2010. Mr Severino regularly publishes in the french and international press. He launched in 2007 the blog “Idées pour le développement” in which authors share their opinions about big challenges that developing countries are addressing, and the best solutions to face them. Finally, he published in 2017 with Odile Jacob Editions a book dedicated to african entrepreneurship “Entreprenante Afrique”, co- written with Jeremy Hajdenberg.