Anass Houir Alami is back in business. MoroccoLatestNews has indeed learned from an informed source that the billionaire Rida Benbrahim, owner of the BGI Petroleum group, has appointed Anass Houir Alami, the former CEO of the Caisse de depot et de gestion (CDG), whose name was linked to the Madinat scandal. Badis in Al Hoceima, as general manager of his oil group.
BGI Petroleum Group owns several fuel distribution stations under the name of “YOOM”, a trademark registered on February 9, 2021.
As we remember, the name of Anass Houir Alami had been associated with several scandals while he was at the head of CDG, the state financial institution.
Billionaire Rida Benbrahim’s group, known as “Jeans”, is active in the import, distribution and marketing of petroleum products, and the installation of stations to market various types of fuels, oils and services. It has recently embarked on setting up several units in a number of areas adjacent to urban centers in Morocco.
The return of Anass Houir Alami to the front of the stage, even through the private sector, raises more than one question, particularly concerning the choice of the hydrocarbons sector, which is currently the subject of a significant increase in price level due to fluctuations in the international market, in connection with the Russian-Ukrainian armed conflict which is entering its 6th month
MoroccoLatestNews failed to obtain comment from Anass Houir Alami regarding his appointment as head of the group, whose head office is located in Temara, near Rabat.
The BGI Petroluem group, created in recent years, has met with great success, notably signing an agreement with “Green Energy Park” to install electric charging stations in its “YOOM” service stations even before they are operational.
It should be noted that billionaire Rida Benbrahim owns the “BG Investment” group, active in the sectors of industry, construction, real estate and agriculture.