Our team

In order to better face the new challenges in the field of security, Amarante's team integrates skills and expertise from both the military field (former executives of elite units of the French Armed Forces) and civilians (specialised engineers, graduates of elite higher education institutions).

Analyst - Africa Desk

Ansgar Bienert is the analyst in charge of the Africa Desk of Amarante Risk Intelligence.

Ansgar is an experienced political and security analyst for the African continent, focusing particularly on Nigeria, Mali, Burundi and the Central African Republic. He puts his expertise to the service of public institutions (European and governmental) as well as large companies with locations and operations in Africa.

A graduate of Sciences Po Paris and the Freie Universität of Berlin, Ansgar is French-German, fluent in five languages (French, English, German, Spanish, and Portuguese) and can read Arabic and Russian.