King Mohammed VI received, today, 3 December at the Royal Palace in Rabat, Ahmed Reda Chami, which The Sovereign appointed him President of the Economic, Social and Environmental Council (CESE), informs a statement of the Royal Cabinet.
Ahmed Reda Chami was born on 16 May, 1961 in Casablanca.
He is an engineer from the Ecole Centrale de Paris (1985) and holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the John E. Anderson Graduate School of Management at UCLA (1989), and from 2016, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Morocco to the European Union in Brussels.
Chami was also Minister of Industry, Trade and New Technologies in the Abbas El Fassi government (2007-2011), then deputy for the Socialist Union of Popular Forces (USFP) in the city of Fes (from 2011 to February 2016).
Between 2005 and 2007, he was General Manager of Enterprise, responsible for central services where he is in charge of development projects and operational monitoring of some subsidiaries in insurance and new technologies.
Chami has held several positions in the multinational company Microsoft, including head of North and West Africa and South East Asia.