Ismail Douiri, Co-CEO, Attijariwafa Bank
Douiri is Co-CEO of Attijariwafa Bank, a regional financial institution based in Casablanca, Morocco, and serving 9.1 million clients in 26 countries in North, West and Central Africa, as well as Western Europe. He joined Attijariwafa Bank in 2004 as Vice President of Strategy, was promoted in 2005 to Deputy General Manager and in 2008, and was appointed by the Board of Directors to Co-CEO. He started his professional career with Westinghouse Electric Corporation in Baltimore, Maryland, then joined Casablanca Finance Group, a boutique investment bank based in Morocco. After getting his MBA, he worked for Morgan Stanley in London, for McKinsey & Company in the North Africa Initiative and founded a mobile internet startup. He holds two engineering degrees from École Polytechnique and École Nationale Supérieure des Télécommunications (Paris) and an MBA with high distinction from Harvard Business School.