Mr. Brahim BENJELLOUN-TOUIMI
Group Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Bank of Africa Group
Mr Brahim BENJELLOUN-TOUIMI is Group Executive Managing Director of BMCE Bank of Africa. He is Chairman of the General Management Committee, Vice-Chairman of the Group Executive Committee and Vice-Chairman of the Senior Credit Committee.
As part of BMCE Bank of Africa Group’s overseas strategy, Mr Brahim BENJELLOUN-TOUIMI is Chairman of Bank of Africa Group, a banking group in which BMCE Bank Group has a stake of just under 73% with operations in 17 countries in Africa. He is also Director of the Group’s European banking subsidiaries.
As far as his other functions are concerned, he is either Chairman or Director of a number of Group companies in Morocco in investment banking, specialised financial services - factoring, consumer credit, leasing and loan recovery - or insurance brokerage.
Within the framework of strategic partnerships with reference shareholders, Mr Brahim BENJELLOUNTOUIMI is a Director of RMA, an insurance company and FinanceCom, its holding company. He is also Chairman of the Supervisory Board of EurAfric Information, a technology company and Director of Euro Information in France, a technology subsidiary of Crédit Mutuel Group.
Reflecting the Group’s commitment to corporate social responsibility, Mr Brahim BENJELLOUNTOUIMI is a Director of BMCE Bank Foundation for Education and the Protection of the Environment.
He also sits on the Board of Proparco, a development finance institution as well as being a Director of the Casablanca Stock Exchange.
Born in 1960, Mr Brahim BENJELLOUN-TOUIMI is a Doctor of Money, Finance and Banking from Université Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne. He began his career in financial markets in France and went on to become Head of Research within the Securities division at one of France’s leading investment banks. He joined BMCE Bank in 1990.
He is married and has 3 children.