Director and Deputy Dean ESSEC Africa
Holder of the Miage Master from Paris Dauphone University, a DEA from UPMC and an MBA from New York University (NYU), Hugues Levecq began his career as assistant professor, first in Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, then at Baruch College. He joined the ESSEC Business School in 2008, as director of studies, and was appointed Director of the Global BBA, a position he will continue to assume alongside his duties as Director of the ESSEC Africa Campus. Hugues Levecq is also chairman of the Executive Committee of the Sesame Contest.
email, tel: +212 5 37 82 40 00
Holder of a master’s degree in Industrial Engineering at ENSI, Abdelhak held the position of Facility manager for more than 4 years with Sodexo Morocco after many technical and managerial experiences in other similar functions.
email, tel: +212 5 37 82 40 07
Marketing and communication director
After graduating from ESSEC in 2010, where she earned her MBA Grande Ecole, Salma Benyoussef has combined professional experience of nearly 10 years in the fields of marketing and communication in several sectors.
email, tel: +212 5 37 82 40 04
Executive director of programs
Doctor in geopolitics (University of Paris 8), Guillaume is a specialist in relations between companies and territories as well as in territorial conflict management. He led in parallel a managerial career in public affairs and communication for large network companies (EDF, SNCF network) and associate professor at the French Institute of Geopolitics. Guillaume Bouvier joined ESSEC Africa in Rabat to develop initial and executive training programs for Morocco and Africa.
email, tel: +212 5 37 82 40 15
Business development manager
Salaheddine is in charge of the business development and sales of executive education programs at ESSEC Africa. After graduating from ENCG and the Grande Ecole program of EMLYON, Salaheddine specialized in business development in Africa and Morocco after multiple experiences in the private higher education sector.
email, tel: +212 6 84 88 55 76
Deputy chief executive officer
Doctor in Information and Communication Sciences (Toulouse I), Malika Chaouky has held positions as a teacher, educational director, human resources director, and consultant.
email, tel: +212 5 37 82 40 03
Administrative and accounting executive
Graduted from the HEM (Institut des Hautes Etudes de Management) in Casablanca, Nizar Errabi specialized in «corporate and business management and finance ». Before joining the ESSEC Africa team, he was an auditor-accountant within a firm of auditors and accountants.
email, tel: +212 5 37 82 40 09
Communication and marketing executive
Graduated from Al Akhawayn University with a bachelor’s in communication studies and marketing, Lamia has had many professional experiences in marketing, communication, market research and sales development in Morocco.
email, tel : +212 5 37 82 40 14
Security and transport executive
After his business studies, Haitam Hamdouni was in charge of the logistical management of a Moroccan consultant and research office for nearly two years. Within the ESSEC Africa campus, he is in charge of the proper execution of internal facilities projects and supplier relations.
email, tel: +212 5 37 82 40 08
Chief of pedagogical entrepreneurial projects
Salaheddine is a Laureate Universities graduate in mechanical energy engineering and from UC Berkeley in social entrepreneurship. He has worked for 5 years on the conception of social innovation and youth entrepreneurship with national and international NGOs on different approaches of conceptual thinking and open innovation hacks. He is currently in charge of the entrepreneurial pole as well as the implementation of ANTROPIA ESSEC programs.
email, tel : +212 5 37 82 40 05
Academic director, Bachelor innovation & Digital Management
Cristina Terra is professor of economics at ESSEC Business School. PhD in economics from Princeton University, she has taught in France, Brazil and the United States. She has been Director of the École Doctorale EM2P at Université de Cergy-Pontoise and Director of Graduate and Undergraduate programs at Fundacao Getulio Vargas, Brazil. Her main research interests are International Economics and Development Economics. With several articles published in international economic journals, she is the author of the textbook Principles of International Finance and Open Economy Macroeconomics. She is a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Applied Economics and associate researcher at THEMA and at CEPII.
Deputy director of studies / Head of the Career Center
A graduate in Economic History from the London School of Economics, Robin has five years of teaching experience at various schools and universities in England and Morocco.
email, tel: +212 5 37 82 40 06