I am looking for a senior position in Internal Audit, Compliance or Corporate Governance.
Director, Risk and Control Services
Jan 2010 - May 2012
Chief Internal Audit Officer
Yousuf M.A. Naghi Group
This is a diversified group of companies in Saudi Arabia, operating in the areas of Automotive (BMW, Rolls Royce, Jaguar Land Rover, Hyundai), plus Finance, FMCG, Transportation and others.
I am the Chief Audit Executive, part of a Corporate Office which includes the CFO, COO plus a Chief HR and a Chief Strategy Officer. I am responsible to the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors for the planning and execution of the Internal Audit function within the group of companies.
Significant achievement to date:
- Full cycle auditing the organization, then delivering its strategic direction for internal audit by re-shaping the function into specialist areas for each of the group’s areas of activities, to deliver both audit and consultancy.
- Eliminated “pockets” of fraud and embezzlement, saving over US$5 million in each of the two full years spent auditing the group.
- Educated the board and executives in risk management and corporate governance, supporting the establishment of ERM.