Noureddine (Nouri) Bakkali, Managing Director

Nouri Bakkali is the founder and Managing Director of Diligencia.

Nouri's 30 year career in business intelligence started in 1989, in the Middle East Investigations Department of the Maxwell Group. It culminated in him founding Diligencia in 2006 and incorporating the business in its present form two years later.

Nouri has drawn upon his decades of knowledge and experience assisting clients with doing business in the MEA region in developing Diligencia’s methodologies in the UK and Morocco, where a subsidiary company leads the field in mining and curating a variety of official information sources and provides the data for Diligencia’s online service, “”.

Nouri was born in Morocco and studied at the Université Abdelmalek Essaadi, Tetouan, Morocco. He now lives with his wife and three children in Oxford.