Ahmed Shousha

Ahmed Shousha


A committed auditor with an ability to generate and implement effective auditing procedures and to evaluate accounting systems and internal controls for efficiency.

Formerly a KPMG senior external auditor, and currently an internal audit Supervisor at El Sewedy Electric – Holding’s internal audit department.

Thus, having a successful track record of checking companies’ financial statements, operational cycles, financial records, book-keeping and accounting methods to identify efficiency improvements that maximize an assignment’s profitability.

Currently looking for a middle management role to play in the finance\internal audit department of an ambitious company.

Work History

Work History
Apr 2013 - Present

Internal Audit Supervisor

El Sewedy Electric-Holding


Performing full scope internal audit assignments, as well as follow-ups, investigations, and fraud examinations; often undertaking most of the assignments abroad, and in charge of a team. 

Completing allocated work within the pre-set deadlines, budget and with the required quality standard.


  • Planning internal control audits, scheduling opening conference to discuss audit objectives, scope, timing, and intended report format.
  • Identifying areas of potential efficiency improvements or probable weaknesses, evaluating internal control systems with the Group Internal Audit Director, and operators, testing operations of internal control systems, assessing, and examining inherent fraud risk.
  • Developing conclusions based on the results, promoting internal controls and sound risk management by identifying internal control gaps, and making cost effective recommendations with management and operators.
  • Reviewing audit issues, drafting, preparing, and distributing audit reports, including management's responses to the issues rose.
  • Following up to ensure all issues raised in audit reports have been addressed, and coordinating the activities of external auditors.
  • Performing special assignments for the Board or management (ad hoc requests), providing technical assistance and "best practices" to operations.
  • Performing audit assignments in compliance with the International Internal Audit Standards (IIAS).


  • El Sewedy Cables - Algeria.

  • 3W Networks L.L.C - U.A.E.

  • El Sewedy Electric Nigeria LTD.

  • El Sewedy Electric Zambia LTD.

  • EL Sewedy Electric L.L.C.- U. A. E.

  • Egytech Cables Co.- Kuwait Office.

  • Egytech Cables Co. - Fraud Investigation(Ad-Hoc request).

  • Egyptian Company for Plastic Industries - El Sewedy (Egyplast).

Dec 2010 - Mar 2013

Senior External Auditor

KPMG-Hazem Hassan

SENIOR EXTERNAL AUDITOR (December 2010 – March 2013)

Giving a needed hand to Audit Managers in the performance of complex audit assignments and investigations, often undertaking specific elements of the assignment with minimal supervision. Completing allocated work within the required time, budget and delivering with the required quality standard.


  • Audit planning includes developing an overall strategy for the expected conduct and scope of the audit; assess level of control and inherent risks, preliminary judgment about materiality levels for audit purposes.
  • Developing analytical and audit procedures.
  • Identifying significant accounts, accounting applications, important line items, significant provisions of applicable laws and regulations, and relevant controls over the audit’s operations.
  • Performing a preliminary risk assessment to identify high-risk areas, sample size, and the proper audit procedures.
  • Monitor and control the progress of audits in accordance with Generally Accepted Auditing Standards.
  • Perform examination of financial statements, financial reviews and other agreed upon procedures with the clients for a variety of industries.
  • Participate in exit meetings to discuss findings and recommendations with audit management.
  • Preparation of financial statements in accordance with applicable Egyptian\International Accounting, and Auditing Laws and regulations.
  • Generating ideas to maximize assignments profitability.
  • Daily contact with client staff and third parties.
  • Assisting in the training and coaching of junior members of staff.



  • Orascom Construction Industries – Consolidated \ Standalone financials.
  • Orascom Construction Industries – IFRS Consolidated \ Standalone financials.
  • El Sewedy Electric – Consolidated \ Standalone financials.
  • Cairo Festival City (CFC) – Joint Venture.
  • Oriflame –Egypt.
  • Huawei Technologies –Egypt.
  • Fujitsu Services Limited – Egypt.
  • United Industries Company - El Sewedy.
  • El Sewedy for External Cables.
  • United Company of Pharmacists S.A.E.
  • United Metals Company - El Sewedy


Dec 2014 - Present

Certified International Commercial Arbitrator

International Commercial Arbitration Institute
May 2014 - Aug 2015


Currently proceeding with the CPA qualification; Passed the following sections (50%) on the 5th of May 2014: Financial Accounting and Reporting (FAR), Auditing and Attestation (AUD), Planning to finalize the certificate by the end of Q1 2015.