About Ali Ould
Ali ould Mohamed was born into a modest family in northern Mali in the region of Gao where he completed his primary studies. In 2013, he discovered his leadership potential and his passion to help other people in low-income households. This led him to start his first business which was an association called African Power Training (youth and entrepreneurship) in 2018 and in 2020, he formalised his business.
Transition into Entrepreneurship
After completing his university studies through a diploma in 2016, he created his company without any knowledge of entrepreneurship. Due to his resilience and committed personality, he joined different entrepreneurship training programmes and workshops that were the foundations of his current business, Crea-couture.
Crea-couture is a company based in Timbuktu which currently focuses on the production of a clothes (pants, skirt, shirt, and suits for men and women); they re-design accessories such as handbags, bracelets, shoes and caps through local fabrics. They also provide additional decoration to household items such as sheets, cushions and tablecloths. as well as the sale of all types of textile fabrics in the raw state and finished products. The business also provides training in haberdashery to their employees.