Moulay Hafid Elalamy

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Moulay Hafid Elalamy
Moulay Hafid Elalamy, March 2014 (15038512716) (cropped).jpg
Moulay Hafid Elalamy in March 2014
Born (1960-01-13) January 13, 1960 (age 59)
ResidenceCasablanca, Morocco
Alma materUniversité de Sherbrooke
OccupationBusinessman, politician

Moulay Hafid Elalamy (born January 13, 1960) is a Moroccan businessman and politician. He is the founder and owner of the Saham Group. He serves as the Minister of Industry, Trade, & New Technologies.

Early life[edit]

Moulay Hafid Elalamy was born on January 13, 1960 in Marrakesh, Morocco.[1] He graduated from the Université de Sherbrooke in Sherbrooke, Quebec.[1]

Career[edit]

Elalamy is the founder and owner of the Saham Group. Its subsidiary, CNIA Saada, is the largest insurance company in Morocco.[1] Other subsidiaries include call centers, and clinics.[1]

He serves as the Minister of Industry, Trade, & New Technologies.[2]

As of 2014, he was worth an estimated US$620 million according to Forbes.[1]

Elalamy was the chairman of Morocco's bid for the 2026 FIFA World Cup but lost out to Canada/Mexico/United States on 13 June 2018 in Moscow by 69 votes with 134-65.[3]

Personal life[edit]

He is married.[1] He resides in Casablanca, Morocco.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g "Moulay Hafid Elalamy". Forbes. Retrieved 2017-09-12.
  2. ^ "Chiefs of State and Cabinet Members of Foreign Governments". www.cia.gov. Retrieved 2017-09-12.
  3. ^ "Chairmanship of Morocco's 2026 World Cup Bid Committee Assigned by HM the King to My Hafid Elalamy".