Consultant in philanthropy

Adya Afanou joined the BNP team in March 2018 as a consultant for Montreal and Ottawa. She holds a bachelor in Business Administration (UQAM) and a graduate diploma in Event Management and Fundraising (Concordia University).

Since 2005, Adya has developed a great passion and expertise in fundraising, event organization and creation and management of communication and solicitation tools, acquired in various NPOs in Montreal and West Africa. She was involved in Playwrights’ Workshop Montreal, the African Network of Centers of Excellence in Electricity, Fondation Montréal inc. and the social start-up Pour 3 points.

Recognized for her human commitment, open-mindedness and sensitivity to social causes, Adya offers both benevolent and dynamic support to organizations in achieving their goals.


  • Philanthropic strategy
  • Marketing and communications
  • Donators et volunteers relations
  • Event


  • Education
  • Social innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Arts and culture