Head, Conseil Economique, Social et Environnemental, Morocco
Nizar Baraka is an economist and Moroccan politician. His past career includes serving as minister of finance and economy and minister delegate attached to the prime minister for general affairs and economy.
He was elected Best Finance Minister for the MENA region for 2012 and Minister of Finance of 2012 by The Banker, a magazine of the Financial Times press group. On August 2013 he was appointed to head the Conseil Economique, Social et Environnemental .