Rachid Briki – Algeria

At the age of 30 years, Rachid Briki is an influential executive of the cultural sector in Algeria. As the first head of the department in charge of music and live performance at the Algerian Agency for Cultural Outreach, he is constantly aware of developments in the national, regional and international music scene. He regularly participates in many major events of the sector; he remains in contact with a permanent and dynamic operators and current trends.

His current position as an international promoter and local broadcaster, he owes it to his career in the Office riadh el feth, a structure which in itself is a training space for all professions in the field of stage and show. He operates from 2008 to 2012 as manager, facilitator and project manager. He joined AARC in 2012 first at the helm of program coordination and then at the head of the iconic music and live shows department. He is also a musician and holds an MBA in cultural project management and is an active participant in various courses and seminars related to cultural management.

In 2015 Rachid BRIKI is appointed commissaire of the Diwane International Music Festival, whose 10th edition will take place in July 2019.