As Regional Director, Mr. Baly oversees FSVC’s operations in the Southern Africa region. Mr. Baly possesses extensive knowledge of anti-money laundering and combating the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT), finance, and economic affairs in the Middle East and Africa. He has structured and managed technical assistance programs in the areas of AML/CFT, public financial management, capital markets, and anti-corruption in Tunisia, Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya, Ethiopia, Eswatini, Lesotho, and Angola. In 2020, Mr. Baly served as Finance Expert on the United Nations’ Security Council Panel of Experts on Yemen. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from Columbia University in New York. He is fluent in English, Arabic, and French, with knowledge of Spanish and Portuguese.