Assata Doumbia

President, ECAM

Assata Doumbia is the President of ECAM, an Ivorian cocoa farmer cooperative. She has an engineering degree in International Trade, and personally produces 15 ha of cocoa and 4 ha of rubber. Ms. Doumbia began her cocoa career in 1997 as Assistant to the Commercial Director of the Abidjan Côte d’Ivoire Coffee and Cocoa Export Corporation. She continued as a sales representative for Balmac in Abidjan and joined ECAM in 2007.

In 2014, she received 1st prize as the Best Manager of a Coffee-Cocoa Cooperative in Côte d’Ivoire, and in 2015 was recognized with the Best NAWA Regional Cooperative Award.