Original from Fez, the El Fassi family is the descendant of a line of influential Moroccan men. However, its contemporary strain is, at best, controversial. Benefiting from King Mohammed VI’s good graces, El Fassi members have been present in every sphere of the government. From the ex-Prime Minister Abbas el-Fassi, to the delegate Minister of Economic Affairs, through to the Minister of Foreign Affairs… passing through the President of the Royal Moroccan Football Federation or the Executive Director of the National Offices for drinking water and electricity… the family is also present in the top posts of big Morrocan companies. Yet, the Moroccan people question more and more its members competency and merit… Spread the word.