CEO Deloitte France and Francophone Africa
Sami Rahal became Deloitte France and Francophone Africa CEO in June 2017, driving value creation for clients and teams in audit and assurance, consulting, financial advisory, risk, and tax services across multiple geographies. He is committed to turn disruptive challenges into competitive advantages through social innovation, technology and sustainability embedded at the core of business models and operations.
From June 2021 onwards, Sami will lead Deloitte DCE platform, a combination of Austria, Central Europe, France, Germany and Luxemburg Member Firms. He will connect the breadth and depth of capabilities of over 37,000 people and 1,800 partners.
In his previous roles, Sami served as Deloitte France Chief Human Resources Officer and Chief Strategy Officer from 2015 to 2017. Prior to that, he led Deloitte Financial Advisory practices in France and M&A across the EMEA region.
Sami has an MBA from INSEAD, a Master’s degree in Management from ESSEC Business School and an Engineering Degree from INPG. He is a certified public accountant in France.
Sami Rahal serves as an IMD Foundation Board Member (a European leading business school). He also is a member of the EPE Association, Enterprises for the Environment. Finally, Sami is the Executive Chair of the Deloitte Foundation in France.
Sami has two daughters, aged 21 and 17, loves practicing ski, golf and tennis. He also enjoys French literature, wine tasting (Burgundy notably) and Japanese cuisine