Mouad El Fazziki
Head of Finance MEA at Orange Business Services
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Mouad El Fazziki is Finance Head of Middle East & Africa region within Orange Business Services (OBS). With more than 15 years’ experience in an international environment, he had served in different functions and companies (Gemalto and Orange) focusing on improving performance in telecommunication and services fields at regional, business unit and corporate level.. Academically, he holds a Master Degree in Finance and participates in executive finance program. He is trilingual (English, French, Arabic). Personally, he is married and is waiting a baby very soon. He is also loving spending time with his family and travelling.
During his 10 years within OBS, Mouad had 2 positions: Currently leading the finance controlling organization for Middle-East and Africa region since 6 years: his responsibilities include management of the financial accounts, budgets and control activities, providing strong commercial management arguments to ensure the continued profitable growth focusing on Smart Cities initiative, supporting region strategy development, managing all financial aspects of Qatar, Saudi entities creation, contributing to Finance initiatives to improve tools and processes and controls the short term and long term financial objectives (Orders, Revenues, Profitability and Cash-Flows). Previously in 2007, he joined OBS as a Finance Manager for Large Projects contracts handling all finance, tax and treasury matters of large deals over $150m contract value.
Before joining OBS, Mouad started his career in Gemalto where he was promoted several times from financial analyst to consolidation analyst and his last position was group reporting manager in Marseille, Geneva and Paris.