Bilaly Dicko

  • 2017 Dartmouth Mandela Washington Fellow

  • Mali

Bilaly Dicko is a Malian entrepreneur, author, university professor, and consultant. He is the CEO of the Foundation Les Leaders De Demain (Leaders of Tomorrow) whose goal is to mentor and train young people for career advancement. Bilaly is also the CEO of SmartBranding, Inc; a coaching firm that works on the building of a brand image. Through SmartBranding, Bilaly worked with companies such as Nestle, CFAO Motors, AG Partners and Azalai Hotels. Bilaly also currently works at Impact Hub Bamako as a Community Manager. His mission is to promote the input of the Hub on the web and to build and inspire a community of young entrepreneurs to create and innovate. Bilaly has a Master’s degree in Public Policies that he obtained at Université Hassan in Morocco. His ultimate dream is to become President of the Republic of Mali to inspire and bring development throughout the country.