Prime Minister Moussa MARA, 44 years old, married and father of 5 children, worked as a chartered accountant from 1997 until he joined the Government in 2013 as Minister of Town Planning and Urban Policy.

He was appointed Prime Minister in April 2014, becoming at the age of 39 the youngest Prime Minister in Mali's history. He also served as mayor of Commune 4 of Bamako between 2009 and 2013. The Prime Minister has a wealth of experience as the head of Mali's largest audit firm and holds many other responsibilities in Africa (member of juries, associate professor, member of international accounting structures ...).

Moussa MARA is the author of several books and articles published in the press in his field of expertise as well as on political, governance, security and development issues. Mr. MARA regularly participates in international meetings in Africa, but also in Europe, Asia and America.