Professor and head of the International Observatory of Sustainable Finance
Dhafer Saïdane holds a master in Money, Banking & Finance, a PhD in Banking from the University of Paris 1 - Sorbonne and an HDR (certified to direct research).
Dr Dhafer Saïdane has 26 years of research experience in banking, money and finance.
Dhafer Saïdane is currently head of the MSc Corporate Financial Management - FinTech of SKEMA's Lille campus.
Dhafer Saïdane is a researcher in banking and finance and member of the Economic Council of the Tunisian prime minister.
He is a consultant at the United Nations - Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA - North Africa Office, Rabat, Morocco) and at the UNCTAD (United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, Trade and Development Board, Switzerland) and at the Observatoire des Métiers
de la Banque (Paris).
He is academic supervisor at the French training centre of banking (CFPB - Paris), scientific advisor of the French financial academic journal Techniques Financières et Développement (Paris).
He is also an advisor of the African bankers club “Club des dirigeants des banques et établissements de credit d'Afrique” and visiting professor at WTO Studies School - Wuhan University (China) and Ecole Supérieur de Commerce de Tunis, Université de Sfax (Tunisia), Saint Jérôme Catholic University of Douala (Cameroon).
Dhafer Saïdane has published numerous articles and books on banking and financial issues and banking strategies and industry.