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Ouided Bouchamaoui

President of The Tunisian Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts (UTICA), Nobel Peace Prize Laureate 2015, and Business for Peace Award Committee member
2014 Business for Peace Honouree


A Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and one of the most influential businesswomen in Africa

Ouided Bouchamaoui is the President of The Tunisian Confederation of Industry, Trade and Handicrafts (UTICA).

In addition to being President of the UTICA, Ouided is a member of the Oslo Business for Peace Award Committee, she is a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and a 2014 Oslo Business for Peace Award recipient.

Ouided works to help Tunisia pull through its challenges by pushing for national reconciliation, protecting both enterprises and employment policy, and assisting the urgent need to restore security. For this work, Ouided was made a Business for Peace Honouree in 2014. In addition, UTICA is one of the four organisations that make up the Tunisian National Dialogue Quartet, which was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 2015.