Oumar Diallo

Director, Fintech and Innovation

Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)

Published on 18/10/20

Oumar Diallo brings more than 12 years of experience in strategic and regulatory analysis, risk management and financial technology, having worked closely with decision-makers in the financial sectors and international organizations. Perfectly trilingual (French, English, German), he is the Director, Fintech and Innovation at the Autorité des marchés financiers (AMF)

Academic background

– MPA, specialization in financial regulation, École Nationale d’Administration (ENA) – Promotion Robert Badinter, magna cum laude (France)
– Postgraduate Certificate in International Studies, specialization in International Economics, Diplomatic Academy of Vienna (Austria) 

– BSc in Economics and Politics, Joint Major, University of Montreal (Canada)

Industry involvement

Oumar Diallo has held, among others, senior positions at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), the Laurentian Bank of Canada, the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and The Economist.

Community involvement

Laureate of the Black History Month 2020, Mr. Diallo is an experienced Board Director who is very engaged in the community and has already served on several boards and selection committees. He is the outgoing president of the African Business Network in Canada (REPAF). He is currently a Board Director at the Montreal Port Authority (MPA) and at Concertation Montréal (CMTL).

A word that defines you


“ One way to grow professionally and humanely is to have a genuine interest in others and to be generous with your time. With a healthy dose of curiosity and attention to detail, there will always be great opportunities for you and to give back so that all realize their full potential. ”