Executive Director, Founder
With over eighteen years of professional experience across a wide swath of industries, Hanane Benkhallouk is well-equipped for her current role as a multi-industry business consultant. In the course of her career, Hanane has held senior managerial roles with Fortune 500 companies, governments, and non-profit organizations alike, and further thrived in a multitude of fields including but not limited to: retail and franchise development, financial services, and real estate. Hanane’s work has taken her from Europe, the U.S., and the MENA region. Currently, Hanane works as the executive director of Sustain Leadership, a boutique management consultancy firm based in Dubai with footprint in Africa, Europe and Asia.
Hanane Benkhallouk’s passion for business stretches back to her earliest college years. As an undergraduate, Hanane attended the Institut Supérieur de Commerce et d’Administration des Entreprises (ISCAE), the top-ranked business school in her home of Morocco. Upon her graduation in 1997, Benkhallouk moved on to study marketing and finance at the New York Institute of Technology at Old Westbury and began Concept 2 Completion, her first business consulting firm. She graduated from her MBA program with distinction in 1999.Hanane received multiple awards of excellence from Dubai, Sharjah, and Ajman government authorities as well as her native Moroccan government.