Abderrazak Rassaa

Abderrazak Rassaa (Arabic: عبد الرزاق الرصاع‎) (4 January 1930 – 7 January 2020)[1][2] was a Tunisian politician.

Abderrazak Rassaa
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Minister of Finance
In office
8 September 1969 – 29 October 1971
Prime MinisterBahi Ladgham
Hédi Nouira
Preceded byAhmed Ben Salah
Succeeded byMohamed Fitouri
Minister of Industry
In office
24 September 1968 – 8 September 1969
Preceded byAhmed Ben Salah
Succeeded byHassen Belkhodja
Personal details
Born(1930-01-04)4 January 1930
Tunis, Tunisia
Died7 January 2020(2020-01-07) (aged 90)
Political partySocialist Destourian Party


Rassaa started out as a French professor at Lycée Carnot de Tunis in Tunis. After this teaching stint he became CEO of the Banque de Tunisie.[3] From 1958 to 1964, he served on the Board of Directors of the Central Bank of Tunisia.[4] Rassaa became Minister of Industry in 1968 and Minister of Finance the following year, where he served until 1971.[5]

Abderrazak Rassaa died on 7 January 2020 at the age of 90.[6]


  1. ^ "Décès de l'ancien ministre Abderrazak Rassaa". Business News (in French). 8 January 2020.
  2. ^ "Avec le décès d'Abderrazak Rassaâ, la Tunisie perd un homme compétent, honnête et intègre". Univers News (in French). 8 January 2020.
  3. ^ "Où est passé le livre ?". LaPresse.tn (in French). 5 July 2017. Archived from the original on 26 June 2018.
  4. ^ "Composition du premier Conseil d'administration de la Banque centrale de Tunisie (24 octobre 1958)" (PDF). bct.gov.tn (in French).
  5. ^ "Décrets et arrêtés" (PDF). Journal officiel de la République tunisienne (in French). 25–29 July 1968.CS1 maint: date format (link)
  6. ^ "CONDOLEANCES : Abderrazak RASSAA". LaPresse.tn (in French). 9 January 2020.