Moroccan businessman Ali Wakrim has an estimated net worth of $600 million as of 2015, according to Forbes. Wakrim and his family share ownership in the Akwa Group with Akhannouch family.
Ali earned his graduation from the Université de Pau. Ali Wakrim and his family made it to the Forbes list of Africa’s richest due to their shared ownership of Akwa Group with Moroccan billionaire businessman Aziz Akhannouch and his family.
The Akwa Group was founded by the fathers of Ali Wakrim and Aziz Akhannouch. They also found Afriquia Gaz in 1959. Ali Wakrim is the chairman of Afriquia Gaz, which is a liquid petroleum gas distributor.
Ali Wakrim is the chairman and chief executive officer of Afriquia SMDC SA. The company offers a complete range of lubricants at the forefront of technology, for both individuals and professionals. It also offers payment cards for businesses and consumers. The company has many loyal customers and has good reputation.
Wakrim serves as the vice president of Akwa Group, the holding company of Afriquia Gaz and chemical manufacturer Maghreb Oxygene SA. He is on the board of Akwa Group and Maghreb Oxygene SA. He is the chairman of Techno Gaz – Morocco and National Gaz.