Marie-France Idikayi, CEO
Marie-France Idikayi is the founder of Congo Fashion Council, Congo Fashion Week and Congo Fashion Institute. She is also a Public Relations specialist. She began her career as a journalist and event producer, and her passion for fashion led her to create the biggest fashion event in the DRC and Francophone Africa.
Her passion is to see Congolese and African designers emerge on the international scene but also to see the African continent becoming the manufacturing destination of many. As a philanthropist, Marie-France supports the education of many young people in her country because she believes that knowledge is power.