Bruno is an entrepreneur, a community projects developer and partnership strategist with over 15 years experience in social enterprise. He empowers individuals and communities through social impact initiatives. He founded and successfully managed his own private agricultural products purchase business for 10 years prior to the Ivory Coast war. In his leadership role Bruno became the first Transport Union Representative of his hometown in Ivory Coast. As a refugee and the Central Chairman of the Ivorian refugee, Bruno encourage community building efforts, as a leading mentor for his peers. Bruno has been involved in coordinating BRAID Africa’s projects since 2011.