Mohamed El Idrissi

Founder and CEO
Teach For Morocco

Mohamed El Idrissi is the Founder and CEO of Teach For Morocco. His extensive experience in governance, social work, human resource management, business development, and marketing has led to the success of both fast-paced small and medium-sized enterprises and the international retail channels of prominent global companies.

Mohamed received a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the International Institute for Higher Education in Morocco (IIHEM) in 2003, and a Master of Business Administration in Global Business Leadership in 2006 from Johnson and Wales University in the US. In 2011, he moved to the UAE to join MAF Group as their Head of Market.

In 2012, Mohamed ran for mayor of his hometown of Nador and was unanimously elected to serve the community. Mohamed’s commitment to rural development inspired him to found several non-profit organizations to promote socio-economic projects in the region, including Teach For Morocco.