Mustapha Chehhar

Directeur Exécutif de la Fondation ARDI pour le Microcrédit
Crédit Agricole Group of Morocco (GCAM)

Mr. Mustapha CHEHHAR, graduated from the Superior School of Agriculture of Purpan in Toulouse, France, and joined the Crédit Agricole Group of Morocco (GCAM) in November 1990.

He held several positions and responsibilities in various regions of Morocco (Khouribga, Larache , Marrakech, Taza and Oujda) before being appointed Regional Director in the Chaouia-Ouardigha Region and then in the Tadla-Sraghna Region.

Subsequently, in 2009, he served as Executive Director of the ARDI Foundation for Microcredit, a subsidiary of the Crédit Agricole Group of Morocco where he actively worked on its organizational and functional restructuring.

In September 2013, Mr. Mustapha CHEHHAR held the position of Central Director of the Green Pole in which he coordinated the Bank’s intervention in agriculture, agribusiness and the rural world, as well as supported the Morocco Green Plan.

He is currently Director of Domaine Vert whose mission is to develop, implement and monitor the agricultural strategy of GCAM, support the development of rural areas, the solidarity economy as well as the transfer of expertise within the South-South cooperation framework.