AFSIC is believed to be the largest Africa investment event taking place annually outside Africa and has become one of the most important conduits of investment into Africa.
Safia Fassi Fihri
BFR & Associés
Safia is the Managing partner of BFR & Associés | ALN Morocco and also the Chairwoman of the Legal Comission and member of the board of CGEM (the Moroccan private sector association – equivalent to the UK CBI). Safia is also a board member of ALN, chaired by the former Prime Minister of Mali, Cheick Modibo Diarra.
She specializes in mergers and acquisitions (listed and non-listed companies, investment funds, etc.), joint-ventures, capital markets transactions and also in financings. She also advises real estate or touristic developers in connection with the structuring of investment funds and takes interest in corporate governance and socially responsible investments.
Safia practiced law working as a lawyer in a renowned international law firm in Paris and London and Casablanca before founding BFR & Associés four years ago.