AfrikaTech Meetup # 1- presentation of speakers: Aliou DIALLO
Founder of Diallo Telecom, South Africa
Founder of Nexium
IT technical project manager
A graduate in IT Aliou Diallo had the opportunity to participate in 2000 in the launch of the startup Outrade.com as a Unix system engineer, this startup offered email hosting services to companies. After this experience at Outrade.com, he joined Orange as a Unix / Linux system engineer.
In 2003, after several years as an employee, he created Nexium, a consulting company whose aim is to support companies in the implementation of their IT infrastructure projects. From large groups such as BNP Paris Bas, Orange, Bouygues Telecom, Faurecia …
These various assignments at Orange gave him the opportunity to participate in the launch of Wanadoo offers and the deployment of 3G in France.
These experiences and know-how gave him the idea to launch his startup, Diallo Telecom, which offers internet services adapted to the markets of emerging countries. In January 2017, Diallo Telecom launched South Africa’s 1st Internet Box with unlimited Internet and telephone service in partnership with Technicolor.
He will present a talk on the following theme: Disruptive strategy for a start-up