Felix Adahi Bikpo is Chief Executive Officer of the African Guarantee Fund for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs). He is a graduate of ESSEC Paris, France and holds a Master's Degree in Economics from the University of Côte d'Ivoire. Bikpo has 25 years of experience in the financial sector and has extensive experience in Sub-Saharan Africa. He has led several finance institutions across the continent, including banks, guarantee funds and in the private equity sector. He is passionate about spurring a thriving SME sector as a means of creating economic and social sustainability in Africa.