Samia Tnani Seidensticker

Head of Credit Origination
AfricInvest Private Credit

Samia Tnani Seidensticker


Samia is a seasoned credit professional with strong expertise in the African continent. Since 2014, she acts as the Head of Credit Origination at AfricInvest Private Credit, the debt vehicle of AfricInvest group. In her role, Samia originates credit transactions for African SMEs to finance their growth in a sustainable way.

Prior to that, she was Managing Director of the Université Paris-Dauphine, Tunis Campus, where she led the launch of the University's Tunis campus. Samia also has 11 years of banking experience with Citibank in Tunis, where she joined as a Relationship Manager and subsequently focused on Credit and Risk by establishing a Credit Analysis unit, managing the remedial management portfolio and then serving as Country Risk Manager; Samia is a graduate of the IHEC Carthage (BA), and Université Paris-Dauphine (Masters and PhD in Finance).

Speaker at these events:

Bonds, Loans & Sukuk Africa 2020 - Virtual Conference