FMI Senior Expert, Central Bank of Morocco
Born in Fez in Morocco, I am a graduate engineer in applied mathematics and computer science from INSA Lyon in France (national institute of applied sciences). I started my professional career in Paris as an IT consultant with a large group (e.g. Natixis, BNP PAM, Société Générale). Then I was promoted to IT architecture manager in different organizations in Paris for more than 14 years. From 2008 to 2015, I joined the central bank of Morocco as an IT manager in charge of developing solutions for the Monetary and exchange policy. Since 2016, I have been promoted within the central bank of Morocco as a lead and senior expert in means, payments systems and financial market infrastructure. I am an active member in several work groups (Arab Monetary Fund, World Bank, AFI, etc.) relating to payment systems, fintech, cyber-resilience and financial inclusion. I regularly participate in international seminars on payment systems and financial stability. I also have certifications in data centers, IT security, Business Continuity Activity.