Samira Mensah is a Director and Lead Analyst for Financial Services Ratings at S&P Global, covering the African continent. She has published articles on various banking and insurance sectors in Africa and covers financial institutions, including insurance companies rated by S&P Global in the region. She is involved in rating Exchanges and Clearing Houses. Samira is an Islamic Finance specialist and has published various articles on the industry.
Prior to joining S&P Global in 2008, Samira worked at the Montreal Exchange (TMX Group) as a risk manager for 6 years. Samira started her career in the treasury department at the Paris-based stockbrockerage firm Fideuram Wagny. She has in-depth knowledge of capital markets with a focus on credit and market risk analysis.