Soufiane Choubani (born in Casablanca) is an entrepreneur, author, Moroccan/American teacher and international debate coach. He grew up in Franklin Township, Somerset County, New Jersey, United States and attended Franklin High School, where he competed on the school’s Model UN team. After graduating from Kean University and studying psychology at Institut libre Marie Haps, he returned to Morocco and in 2014, founded of the Moroccan National Debate Team, Moroccan-Youth Debate Camp and Morocco Debate Association. The Moroccan National Debate Team became the first ever North African nation to compete in the World Individual Debating and Public Speaking Championships, the World Schools Debating Championship & the African Schools Debating Championship. He is also credited for the creation of a similar team in Tunisia.