Speakers Mr. Desire Balazire
Mr. Desire Balazire

Mr Desire Balazire Bantu is the Chief Executive Officer
Congo Airways, a position he has held since 2016.

Specific skills
More than thirty years of experience in financial management, audit, management and accounting
 Public finances ;
 Strategic Management, planning and project evaluation
 Financial management, portfolio management and financial analysis ;
 Audit and Internal Audit ;
 Integrated accounting (general, analytical and budgetary);
 Negotiations;
 Administrative organization , HR management and Leadership ;
 Private public partnership ;
 SMS and SeMs;
 Training of trainers.

Background
 Chartered Accountant (ONEC-DRC);
 Certified Accountant (IRC-DRC);
 DPAI (IFACI-France);
 DAS in Aviation Management (University of Geneva, Switzerland);
 Doctorate program in Economics and Management (Major: Accounting) (University of Kinshasa, DRC), in progress;
 Master degree in Commerce and Finance (Major: Accounting) (Kinshasa Commerce Institute, DRC).
Work Experience
 Senior Adviser to the Prime Minister in charge of Public expenditures control, Portfolio and Governance (Four years);
 Adviser to the Minister of Finance in charge of Public expenditure control and revenues (One year);
 Director at KPMG (Five years);
 Financial Management Officer at the Canadian Embassy (Six years);
 Senior Internal Auditor and Manager at REGIDESO (Ten Years);
 Administrative and Financial Assistant of a USAID project (PPF/PNPPF) (Two years);
 Teacher of Accountings (One year).
AFRAA : Member of the Board