President of the Conference

 H.E. Mr. Alassane Bala SAKANDE
Speaker of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso
And the President of the 15th PUIC Conference 
 

Date of Birth: 21 August 1969 in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso)

Social Status: Married and father of two sons

Posts:

- President of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso

- Chairman of the of the Parliamentary Committee of G5 Sahel (CIP-G5 Sahel)

Degrees:

Master/MBA in Foreign Trade- International Affairs- Ouagadougou University- University of Lyon/

Diploma of Bank Commercial Counsellor.

Baccalaureate – BEPC

Political Experience:

Since April 2019: Chairman of the Parliamentary Committee of G5 Sahel

November 2018- November 2019: President of the African Parliamentary Union

Since September 2017: President of the National Assembly of Burkina Faso

March 2017: Assistant Executive National Secretary of the People’s Movement for Progress (MPP)

-2016-2017: Chairman of the MPP Parliamentary Group

Since 29 November 2015: Elected Deputy of the National Assembly

2006-2012: Counsellor of the Municipality of Ouagadougou

1995-2000: Counsellor of the Municipality of Ouagadougou

Professional Experience:

2008-2015: Chief of Equipment Department, Public Sector, and Foreign Relation Sector in the United African Bank (UBA)

January 1995: Employee at the International Bank of Burkina Faso (BIB)