Abdellatif Imani is the Founding Partner of Ascent Capital Partners (IMAP Morocco). He has over 15 years of private equity and corporate finance experience, operating out of Paris and Morocco. Prior to his current position, Abdellatif spent a large part of his career with Groupe Société Générale in Paris, as Partner in private equity, responsible for SGAM private equity activities in Africa and the Middle East. He also served on the boards of several private equity funds and companies across North Africa, including in the fields of Energy, Agribusiness and Packaging.
Abdellatif´s sector knowledge is in: Agribusiness and Fertilizers, Energy and Power, Financial Institutions, Industrials, and Infrastructure.
Abdellatif holds an MBA from INSEAD, an M.Sc. in Finance & Economics from the London School of Economics and a CentraleSupélec engineering degree DEA Probabilities & Finance, Ecole Polytechnique - Université Paris VI.
Ascent Capital Partners (IMAP Morocco and West Africa) is an independent investment bank providing a broad range of financial advisory services, particularly in mergers & acquisitions and strategic advisory, fund raising and capital markets, structured finance and investment advisory. Established in 2010 by Mehdi Berbich and Abdellatif Imani, Ascent Capital Partners has a strong commitment to Africa through its three coverage offices in Casablanca, Dakar and Abidjan.