Last name: YAMEOGO
First names: Wilfried Aimé Guillaume Sidbéwindé

Marital status: Married, three (3) children


  • Lawyer,
  • Expert in Privatization of Companies,
  • Expert in Administration and Management of cotton sector

Previous function: Permanent Secretary of the monitoring of liberalized cotton


October 1988: Responsible for the control of public companies at the Direction of State Companies Control (Ministry of Economic Promotion);

October 1990: Head of Monitoring and Control of Commercial Companies and Service Providers (Ministry of Industry, Commerce and Mining);

June 1992: Head of the Legal Department at the Permanent Secretariat of the Privatization Commission (Ministry of Commerce, of the Promotion of Enterprises and Craft industry);

February 2002 to September 2004: Consultant in charge of the definition of the guidelines of cotton sector reforms, of the drafting of documents and legal documents projects for the implementation of the reform, as well as the actual implementation of the reform.

October 2004 to March 2016: Permanent Secretary ofthe monitoring of the liberalized, cotton sector particularly in charge of the supervision of the operations ofthe sector, as well as its mechanisms and management tools.

Other Responsibilities:
1990 to 1993: Administrator in several Public Companies;

May 2005 to July 2006: Commissioner at the Commission of Privatization;

May 2007 to March 2016: Member of the International Panel of the monitoring of Environmental, Economic and Social Performances of cotton, set up by the International Consultative Committee of Cotton (CCIC), which Head Office is in Washington;

March 2015: Chairman of the Board of Dafani S.A. Company

March 2016 to date: General Manager of SOFITEX.