Yacine joined I&P in 2018 as Investment Officer in the I&P Développement 2 project (IPDEV 2),  which consists of sponsoring 10 new African impact funds dedicated to small businesses with high potential. She notably works with Sinergi Niger and contributes to the launch of additional funds in new countries.

Before joining I&P, Yacine was in charge of Banking & Private Sector projects for the French Development Agency in Mauritius. She also worked at the Grameen Crédit Agricole Foundation as a Social Business Investment Analyst, after starting her career at UNDP and UNESCO.

Yacine holds a Master's degree in International Development from Sciences Po Paris.