iMentor Welcomes Madifing Kaba to the National Board of Directors

iMentor is pleased to welcome Madifing Kaba to the National Board of Directors. Madifing was most recently Managing Director and Global Head of Corporate Strategy at CAIS, a leading fintech platform specializing in alternative investments.

"Having personally experienced the profound impact of mentorship and education in shaping my life and career, I am deeply inspired by iMentor’s mission, impact, and vision,” Madifing says. “I’m looking forward to joining a team of brilliant minds and actively contributing to the organization."

With over two decades of experience in the financial services sector, Madifing is recognized for his expertise in large-scale digital transformation, go-to-market strategies, and operations. Throughout his tenure at firms like BCG, JP Morgan Chase, and PwC, he has led pivotal, high-impact projects at the intersection of business and technology. He advised Fortune 500 companies across a broad spectrum of sectors, including banking, asset management, Fintech, and government sectors.

Madifing is an Expert-in-Residence at Carnegie Mellon University, where he supports the Masters program by guiding students and alumni toward professional growth and development. He also demonstrates his commitment to social justice, education, and the arts through his past leadership roles with The Opportunity Agenda, Forte Preparatory Academy, and Wide Eyed Production.

Madifing earned an M.B.A. and an MSc in Public Policy from the Tepper School of Business at Carnegie Mellon University, in addition to a BSc in Finance from the University of Illinois. He resides in Montclair, NJ with his wife and daughter.

iMentor looks forward to Madifing sharing his passion and expertise as we empower students to chart their paths to success. His dedication to mentorship and education will be an asset in moving iMentor’s mission forward in serving first-generation college students towards post-secondary success.