Dr. Berraou holds a PhD in Law. He is an international expert in governance, accountability and anti-corruption. Dr. Berraou is a senior researcher and lecturer in law, financial and political sciences and the founding director of the research center on Governance, Accountability and Anti-Corruption. He is a member of a number of national and international research centers. He has published 13 books and numerous scholarly articles and received three awards (in 2004, 2007 and 2010), one from the Arab Organization for Supreme Audit institutions, and a postdoctoral grant from the University of New York (2011) and the Moroccan Book Award in Social Sciences in 2018.