Khady D. Ndiaye
VP, Regional Director, Senegal and CDI
Khady Dior Ndiaye leads Kosmos Energy’s activities in Senegal and Côte d’Ivoire, where the company has significant business interests.
In Senegal, Ms. Ndiaye manages business operations related to three important offshore natural gas discoveries, Guembeul, Teranga and Yakaar, as well as the Greater Tortue Ahmeyim liquefied natural gas project being developed in partnership with BP, Petrosen and Société Mauritanienne Des Hydrocarbures et de Patrimoine Minier. In Côte d’Ivoire, she oversees business operations related to the exploration of five contiguous offshore blocks covering approximately 17,000 square kilometers.
Ms. Ndiaye joined Kosmos Energy most recently from Citibank, where she served as Chief Executive Officer for West and Central Africa in charge of managing Citibank’s business in 14 countries. During her 20 years with Citibank, Ms. Ndiaye held a variety of leadership roles, amassing extensive business experience in corporate banking, capital markets, foreign exchange, trading, and regulatory affairs. She is a graduate of Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service, Washington D.C. and earned an MBA from Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC) Paris.