Federation of Energy
Mr. Mohammed Rachid IDRISSI KAITOUINI is currently President of the Federation of Energy and a board member of the World LPG Association. He chaired the “Groupement Marocain des Pétroliers du Maroc” from 2009 to 2011. He is currently Chief Executive Officer of AKWA Group’s Gas Division. 57 years of age, he is a Business Administration graduate of “Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales (HEC)” in Montreal, Canada. After a first two-year experience in a major Moroccan financial institution, he joined AKWA Group in 1988 as Administrative and Financial Director of the MAGHREB OXYGENE subsidiary. In 1992, he took care of the creation of the company TECHNOGAZ, where he acts as General Manager, implementing the ISO 9002 certification process. In 1998, he became CEO of AFRIQUIA GAZ and participated in its Initial Public Offering in 1999. In September 2001, he was named General Manager of the Gas Division, heading,
therefore, all of AKWA Group’s gas subsidiaries. In April 2005, he lead the acquisition of TISSIR PRIMAGAZ and its merger with AFRIQUIA GAZ Between 2008 and 2010, he ensured the takeover of two companies, namely NATIONAL GAZ and DRAGON GAZ. Mr. Mohammed Rachid Idrissi Kaitouni was decorated with a “Wissam Alaoui” with rank of officer by His Majesty the King, on November 13, 2011.