Houssem has more than 20 years of top management consulting experience in Europe and the Middle East. He advises clients across various topics including digital transformation, performance improvement, IT strategy, post-merger integration, business & growth strategy, and organization and governance.
Houssem serves clients in a number of sectors such as information and communication technology (ICT), business process outsourcing (BPO), financial services, mobility and logistics, as well as diverse public sector institutions. He is particularly passionate about the digitization potential in public sector and state-owned entities to improve efficiency and effectiveness of policy making and service provisioning. He advises public sector clients on economic development topics, in particular industrialization, and role of disruptive technologies therein.
Prior to joining Bain, Houssem was a partner with other global consulting firms in Germany and the Middle East. He started his professional career at Siemens AG in Germany.
Houssem holds a PhD in Information Systems from the Technical University of Dresden, an MSc (with distinction) in Computer Science from the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg and a Studienkolleg degree from the University of Heidelberg, Germany.