RIFC Director

E. Hachemi Aliouche, PhD

Director, Rosenberg International Franchise Center 

Rosenberg Chair in Franchising, and Associate Professor 

Phone:  603.862.1884 

Email:  Hachemi.Aliouche@unh.edu 

Office:  270F Paul College 


Twitter: @ehaliouche


Dr. Aliouche is the Director of the Rosenberg International Franchise Center at the Peter T. Paul College of Business and Economics where he holds the Rosenberg Chair in Franchising and he is an Associate Professor.

His current research focuses on franchise finance, international franchising (particularly in emerging countries), and social franchising. Dr. Aliouche’s research has been published in leading academic journals such as the Journal of Retailing, Cornell Quarterly, International Journal of Contemporary Hospitality Management, etc. In addition, Dr. Aliouche is actively engaged with industry.

He writes regularly on franchising in his blog in Forbes.com, and leading industry publications such as Entrepreneur Magazine, Franchising World, etc. have published interviews and/or articles by him.

Prior to joining UNH as a full-time faculty member, Dr. Aliouche held senior level management positions (controller, chief financial officer, etc.) with global companies (AT&T, Lucent Technologies, etc.), and he co-founded a health care business.