Abdou Bensouda has substantial experience in finance and management. Furthermore, he trained as an engineer. He began his career as an engineer with Westinghouse. While there, he served as a program manager and software engineer. Mr. Bensouda, an investment professional, has held varied financial, executive along with managerial positions since 1995.
He has more than 20 years’ experience in business reorganization, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, and general management. Mr. Bensouda was a managing director for venture capital and advisory firm Finaventures. He has a Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Finance and Entrepreneurship from Massachusetts’ Babson College.
Mr. Bensouda was a senior executive at BMCE Bank Group before joining Finaventures. He was responsible for investments in excess of $100M in high technology start-ups and joint ventures (JVs) with top technology companies. He held program management and engineering roles at Westinghouse Electronic System Division prior to BMCE Bank.