Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Abidjan, Ivory Coast
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About Antal West Africa

Antal West Africa (AN.W.A.) is a franchise of Antal International and covers the following areas and countries:



The other countries: Rwanda, Burundi, Djibouti, Madagascar and the Comoros.


Put our expertise and skills in identifying and selecting exceptional talent to work for your company.


Offer our international and local expertise in the search and selection of quality profiles for your company's needs;

A perfect knowledge of the local market and the changes taking place;

A transparent search for talent on a national, international and cross-border scale.

Our recruitment target

Executives, Executives, Executives, Experts, High Level Technicians

West Africa, like the rest of the African continent, is experiencing an average   GDP growth of 5.2% in 2015-16 against 4.6% in 2014.

The areas that continue to create and support the growth are:


Africa should remain, as planned, one of the three fastest growing regions of the world and is expected to continue the momentum of the past 20 years, marked by uninterrupted growth.

In this dynamic, the most searched professional profiles in Africa today are in the following area:


At Antal West Africa we use our experience and expertise to support the continent in all areas that can have an impact on its growth.

We aim to find the best candidates and place them in the best companies so that we develop complementary expertise, research and creativity in the full realization of professional projects.

We continuously improve our internal processes, training and methodologies to reflect the needs of our customers and market trends in general.

We use an extensive international network and a unique approach in the recruitment industry.
Our specialists in the various growth areas in West Africa are at once available to businesses and professionals looking for new challenges.

• Agriculture,
• Banking and Finance,
• Consultancy,
• Construction and Urban Development,
• Energy, Gas, Oil,
• Institutions of Government,
• Media, Marketing,
• Mining,
• Health, Pharmaceuticals & Biotechnology,
• TIC 

Malik BAKAYOKO, Associate Director

Before ANTAL WEST AFRICA , Malik BAKAYOKO has held various  high level International management positions  at  Belgolaise, Unilever, Coca-Cola and Durabilis N.V

His  multifunctional skills and experiences  in Law, Finance, Marketing and Management allows him to have a good understanding of client needs and offer the best profiles for each position.

In every company where he has served,  he has promoted a dynamic work environment  and has made positive  changes in leading  to unexpected good  financial results through a  real leadership that takes into account social and cultural specificities of the geography.

Malik Bakayoko received his Executive MBA at IESE Business School in Barcelona, he is also a consultant in development of SMEs / SMIs.

Vakaba CISSE, Director (VCisse@Antal.com 00225 47 33 67 01)

Vakaba is a graduate of Sciences-Po Paris (Bac+5), holds a Diplôme d'étude approfondi (DEA) Emploi-Formation from the University of Nancy and a postgraduate degree in management and human resources development from the Institut de Gestion Sociale de Paris (IGS). Vakaba has a solid experience of some twenty years acquired in both the public and private industrial sectors in France.

Over the course of his rich career, he has assumed high-level responsibilities in the field of human resources within major structures in mainland France and overseas.

As a lecturer in Master 2 and Master in Economic and Social Administration for about ten years at the University of Rennes II, he has been involved in teaching internships in continuing education at Sciences-Po Paris and the Conservatoire National des Arts et Métiers de Paris (CNAM). In June 2019, he created the HR consulting firm: "Global Ressources Conseil - Côte d'Ivoire".

Audrey KAÏ-SIKU, Recruitment Consultant

Email: AKai-SiKu@antal.com

Cel: 00225 58 86 97 35



Marie Michelle BOA, Recruitment Consultant

Email: MBoa@antal.com

Cel: 00225 49 41 84 64

Malik Bakayoko
+225 22 43 40 59

+225 08 23 16 23/ 47 33 67 01

Vakaba Cisse
+225 08 231 623
Office Address
Abidjan Cocody Riviera golf les versants lot 37.
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