• Seasoned qualified professional with 17+ years in the areas of Finance, Audit, Banking operations.
  • Experience of leading financial strategies to facilitate companies’ ambitious growth plans.
  • Experience in translating the strategic vision into an operational model and also implementing the same.
  • A proven ability to constantly challenge and improve existing processes and systems. Possessing excellent communication skills (oral and written) at all levels in the organization.
  • Easy going by nature, and able to get along with work colleagues and managers, Motivated, driven and ambitious team leader with a “can do” attitude currently looking for senior finance position with an ambitious and reputable company.
  • Proven expertise in overcoming complex business challenges and making high-stakes decisions within fast-paced, high-pressure environments using experience-backed judgment
  • Knowledge and implementation of International Financial Reporting Standards IFRS and US GAAP.
  • A Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and holding a Master degree in Accounting and Finance.


  • Senior Strategic Opportunity with increasing responsibilities in the finance function in a reputable organization, where I can excel with my current capabilities in people management, comprehensive finance understanding, and the technical platform in using finance ERPs, adding high level of accuracy and integrity; servicing the company in achieving its qualitative and quantitative objectives, and in the successful building up of its finance function.

Key Expertise Areas

  • Finance departments start up; Banking Operations; Formation Accounting & Finance Policies & procedures ; Structuring and implementing the Financial Reporting Systems; Preparation of Business Plans & Financial Models ; Strategic Financial Planning; Budgeting and Forecasting ,Financial Controls;  Relationship management with banks and key stakeholders; ERP Finance modules setting up and  implementation and Setting Department KPIs'.





Certified Public Accountant - CPA

Mar 2013 - Present
New Hampshire Board of Accountancy , U.S.A . AICPA

 ( Active License  # 06738 _Granted on August 2013 ) 

Work History

Work History

Senior Finance Manager

Mar 2010 - Present
Abu Dhabi Technology Development Committee –TDC .UAE
  • Responsible for the finance planning and establishing department strategy.
  • Developing and maintaining a robust systems of internal controls. Periodic review of Policies & Procedures and Process Controls .
  • Providing advisory and consultative support to user department on finance related areas including finance policies and procedures and other compliance requirements.
  • Driving the forecasting/budgeting process for TDC, ensuring that the business teams deliver a timely and realistic financial projection that aligns with TDC strategy and priorities.
  • Leading the process of preparing the cash flow forecasts and formulating funding plans to meet TDC requirements. Producing financial modeling for TDC projects. (Capital and Operating).
  • Producing variance analysis reports and projects performance dashboards to monitor financial performance versus approved budget so management is aware of anticipated costs/revenues, identifying areas of unsatisfactory performance, presenting solutions and potential performance improvement opportunities are capitalized on.
  • Streamlining and synergizing financial operations across business units through implementing and producing accurate, on –time financial statements reports in accordance with IFRS and IPSAS.
  • Producing management reporting for swift and effective decision making at all TDC  levels:

 Top level :Directory level ,Middle level : Executory, Low level: Supervisory / Operative / First-line managers.

  • Supervising the monthly closing of TDC book of accounts.
  • Managing and implementing the ERP function at TDC. (Oracle –Finance and Project modules, Hyperion Reporting).
  • Maintaining TDC chart of account and supervising its set up and configurations into Oracle.
  • Managing the entire Banking and Treasury Operations, Overseeing transactions, Negotiating rates and managing the facilities.
  • Review terms of agreement with vendors and projects sponsors.
  • Supervising audit (External and Internal) and coordinate with Auditors to facilitate their tasks and duties. Responsible for  tracking the progress of fixing the audit observations (if any).
  • Attend board of directors meetings and preparing board presentation.
  • Responsible for training, professional career development of subordinates within the department.
  • Interview and hire new staff and review employee performance evaluation.

Financial Controller -Building and Facility management Services

Jul 2008 - Jan 2010
Abu Dhabi General Services Company “Musanada”. Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Participating of formation Finance Policies and Procedures. Developing and maintaining financial accounting systems for cash management, accounts payable, accounts receivable, fixed assets, and participating in the company’s ERP setting up and implementation – (Oracle Finance).
  • Managing the finance function, providing operational leadership and overseeing the finance team (8 staff) of the Buildings Services Division.
  • Managing the preparation of Buildings Services Division budgets (Maintenance Facility and Capital Projects), forecasts and cash flow.
  • Ensuring all of the financial controls, accounting procedures and processes are properly implemented and in compliance with company’s regulations and procedures and as per local laws requirements.
  • Production of the division’s monthly management reports and projects performance indicators and submitting relevant updates and reports in a timely manner to senior management to ensure efficiency in operations functions and to correct deviations
  • Document and maintain complete and accurate supporting information for all financial transactions.
  • Controlling and Managing the entire Banking and Treasury Operations.
  • Supervising audit (External and Internal) and prepare all supporting information for the annual audit.

Senior Reporting Accountant

May 2006 - Jul 2008
Wyeth Pharmaceuticals FZ MENA . Dubai ,UAE
  • Performing a wide range of accounting functions in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (US GAAP) and company’s internal policies.
  • Performing the month, quarter and annual accounting closing through company’s ERP system (JD Edward). This includes but not limited to preparing all required adjusting entries and accruals.
  • Strengthening internal controls through enhancing financial policies and procedures and developed business unit financial performance forecast model.
  • Preparing and submitting Monthly/quarterly/ annual Global financial reports on time (i.e. on the due dates) which include:

 - Global sales report and monthly sales reports and income statements reports to all markets and departments.

-  Hyperion _Balance sheet report

-  Actual Profit center reporting (PCR –Actual).

-  Global data warehouse Inventory in transit and sample stock report

-  Quarterly balance sheet variances analysis report.

  • Reviewing monthly bank reconciliations for all company’s bank accounts.
  • Co-ordinate and supervise the production of all the statutory accounts, branch and tax returns for each subsidiary and in the Middle East Region.

Senior Auditor

Aug 2005 - May 2006
Ports, Customs & Freezone Corporation. Dubai-UAE 
  • Formation Audit Policies and Procedures, for Customs Compliance Audit
  • Monitoring financial control measures for divisions and related processes and submitting relevant updates and reports in a timely manner.

Senior Auditor

Feb 2001 - Aug 2005
Deloitte . Dubai,UAE

Deloitte” is the brand under which tens of thousands of dedicated professionals in independent firms throughout the world collaborate to provide Audit, Consulting, Financial Advisory, Enterprise Risk Services, and Tax services to selected clients.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Planning Audit Engagements and understanding the client's business and accounting Process.
  • Engagement Risk Evaluation, Participating in special assignments, i.e. liquidation and business plans preparation.
  • Performing analytical review procedures on accounting data and determine ratio relationships to detect unexpected relationships and trends.
  • Reviewing, Analyzing Financial Statements, Concluding over Financial Statements and Internal Controls and preparing letter to Management.
  • Supervising Audit team.
  • Specialized in audit the following sectors:

Services, Trading, Contracting Companies, Manufacturing, and Food industry, Banks, Financial Institutes and Hotels.

Internal Auditor

Jan 1998 - Jan 2001
Cairo Amman Bank. Amman, Jordan
  • Performing operational, compliance and internal audit functions across different Bank’s Branches and departments. (Treasury, Trade Finance, Reconciliation, Investment, Retail & commercial Banking departments).
  • Responsible for ensuring that the Departments/ Branches complies with sound internal auditing standards and with a relevant code of ethics.
  • Reporting to the Internal Audit Head findings and Observations
  • Complementing and assessing operational management, risk management, compliance and other control functions.

Personal Information and Languages

Date & place of Birth : UAE, November 25, 1976

Nationality: Jordanian

Marital Status: Married with two kids

Languages  Arabic :Native language  , English: : Excellent in writing and communication skills.

Training Courses

  • Continuing professional education-CPE (On Going Training courses to maintain my CPA License)
  • IFRS Updates , ( Dubai ,UAE_2014)
  • Enterprise Risk Management, (UAE Internal Audit Association, Dubai, UAE_2014).
  • The Fundamentals of Project Management, (Spearhead Training, Abu Dhabi, UAE_2013).
  • Project Risk Management, (IIR Middle East -. Training was taken under the management of Project Management Institute (PMI) and the George Washington University- Dubai, UAE _2013).
  • Leadership and problem solving ( Abu Dhabi , UAE_2012 )
  • Audit standards and IFRS , ( Deloitte Training Center , Dubai, UAE_2001-2004 )
  • Bank Guarantees and Letter of Credits ( Cairo Amman Bank , Amman , Jordan_1998-2000)