From the 20 to the 22 of September 2017, Advans Côte d’Ivoire welcomed the management and the Board members of Advans Cameroun, Advans Ghana, Advans Banque Congo and Advans Nigeria at its headquarters in Abidjan. This was a first for the group, which is celebrating this year the five years of Advans Côte d’Ivoire and the ten years of Advans Cameroun, the first greenfield affiliate of the network. During the three days, board members from the different affiliates had the chance to meet management and staff from Advans Cote d’Ivoire, to visit the MFIs branches and to meet Advans partners in Abidjan during a cocktail on Wednesday 20 September at the hotel Azalai. Managers and administrators from affiliates had the chance to discuss and share experiences. Steven Duchatelle, CEO of the Advans Group, spoke of his satisfaction with the results of the Ivorian affiliate after just five years of operations. He also presented the main strategic areas for Advans’ development and the challenges facing the group in the years to come in its African markets. For his part, Gaël Briot, CEO of Advans CI encouraged his team to continue to promote and disseminate the values of the group so as to maintain the current momentum in the months and years to come, so as to continue to serve its clients in a responsible manner.