Mr. Brahim BENJELLOUN-TOUIMI
Group Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Bank of Africa Group
Mr Brahim BENJELLOUN-TOUIMI is Chief Executive Officer 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, a banking group in which BMCE Bank has a stake of just under 73% and which has operations in 19 countries, primarily in sub-Saharan Africa. He is also Director of the Group’s European banking subsidiaries.
As far as his other functions are concerned, he is also Chairman of the Board or Director of a number of Group companies in Morocco in investment banking, specialised financial services (factoring, consumer credit, leasing and debt recovery) or insurance brokerage.
Within the framework of strategic partnerships with reference shareholders, Mr Brahim BENJELLOUN-TOUIMI 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, a technology subsidiary of Crédit Mutuel Group.
Reflecting the Group’s commitment to corporate social responsibility, Mr Brahim BENJELLOUN-TOUIMI is a Director of BMCE Bank Foundation for Education and Environmental Protection. He also sits on the Board of Proparco, a development finance institution.
Mr BENJELLOUN-TOUIMI is Director of the Casablanca Stock Exchange.
After being awarded a doctorate in Money, Finance and Banking from Université Paris I Panthéon Sorbonne, Mr BENJELLOUN-TOUIMI began his career in financial markets in France, becoming Head of Research within the Securities division at one of France’s leading investment banks. He joined BMCE Bank in 1990.
Born in 1960, he is married and has 3 children.