|Residence Lausanne, Switzerland|
Role Political leader
Name Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard
|Children 2 daughters, 1 son|
Years active 2005–present
|Full Name Nicolas Andre POMPIGNE-MOGNARD|
Born 3 November 1975 (age 40) (1975-11-03) Valence d'Agen, France
Occupation Founder and CEO of APO (African Press Organization)
Spouse Marie-Noelle POMPIGNE-MOGNARD
APO Group Founder and Chairman Nicolas Pompigne Mognard visits Zambia
Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard is the Founder and CEO of APO (company), a public relations firm working with African governments, international institutions and companies active in Africa, and the creator of Africa Wire, the sole press release newswire dedicated to Africa, and MENA Wire, the press release newswire dedicated to the MENA region. Clients include the government of South Africa, Nigeria, Tanzania, South Sudan, Angola and Sierra Leone, but also companies such as Facebook, Uber, Samsung, DHL, Hilton, Starwood (now Marriott), Western Union, MoneyGram, Philips, Nissan, Nestle and more.
A former journalist, Pompigne-Mognard has served as Deputy-President of the Panafrican Press Association in France (APPA) as well as Special-Adviser to the President of the Panafrican Press Association in France (APPA).
He was formerly parliamentary assistant in France, deputy director of a French daily regional newspaper, as well as Representative in Europe of the Gabonese news agency GABONEWS.
Based in Dakar (Senegal), APO (company) is the leading press release wire in Africa, and the global leader in media relations related to Africa.
APO owns a media database of 150,000 contacts and is the most trusted and important Africa-related news online community.
APO offers a complete range of services, including press release distribution and monitoring, online press conferences, interactive webcasts, media interactions, strategic advice, public diplomacy, government relations, TV production and distribution, media buying, Twitter Q&A sessions, social media analytics, surveys, and events promotion.