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UP Group
Executive Committee
Paris Area, France
Yassir Fichtali has joined the UP Group’s General Management in 2005 as R&D Manager and he has been Head of the Foundation until 2010. Today, he is Director of External Relations and a member of the Executive Board.
In the past, he was national president of France’s first student organization for 4 years and deputy mayor in charge of social issues and inclusion policies of a city of 50.000 citizens. In 2012, he co-founded a travel agency specialized in meeting key members of the civil society abroad.
Yassir Fichtali is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the University of Paris 8, a Board member at the Public, Social and Cooperative Economy International Research and Information Centre (CIRIEC) at the CoopEST and CoopMED investment funds, and at the information site « Miroir Social ».