Abdelouahid Benlamlih serves as the Vice President of Investments on SEAF’s Morocco team, helping to managed SEAF Innovation Funds investing in innovative startups and tech-enabled SMEs in the MENA region. Prior to joining SEAF, Abdelouahid was an Investment Director in a leading private equity house in Morocco active in capital development and buyouts segment managing €75mn+ fund investing in high growth SMEs in the Maghreb Region. Abdelouahid has extensive deal experience investing in companies in various sectors such as construction, logistics, agriculture, healthcare, advertising & media, FMCG, consumer banking and IT hardware. Abdelouahid holds a Master of Science in Management with a major in Finance from HEC Paris. He also holds an Engineering Degree (MSc) in Computer Science from ENSIAS Engineering School in Morocco.