Kader Kaneye is Founder and President of the African Development University (ADU), Regional Executive Partner of HLB KMC West Africa, Managing Partner of HLB KMC Niger, and Vice President of the Professional Chartered Accountants Board – ONECCA Niger. In 2017, he won the ‘Young Accountant of the Year‘ award. Kaneye is the youngest Executive Partner in Niger – a position he has held since age 25 – the youngest Chartered Accountant in Niger, and the youngest Vice-President in ONECCA history.
In 2014, Kaneye was selected as one of the 500 young African leaders (out of 50,000 candidates) of the Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI), a programme created and supported by US President Barack Obama.
Having thorough experience with donors and NGOs, Kaneye demonstrates a strong commitment to helping local communities and is an outspoken advocate for Ethical and Responsible Business, as well as fighting against corruption.