Gulzar is a qualified professional with truly diverse work experience of more than 16 years at different geographical locations including USA, UAE & Pakistan. He is an Associate Member of Chartered Accountants (ACA) from ICAP.
Trained globally with Ernst & Young, serving world’s largest multinationals. He is a result-oriented and high-achieving professional and previously have worked on listed and MNCs. He brings specialist level experience in audit, Sox testing, indirect taxes, management consultancy, operations, administration, planning & budgeting, human resources, and treasury operations.
He has proven track record in delivering comprehensive results, assisting audit committees, BoDs and management in achieving their control objectives. He is skilled in partnering with core business operations to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of processes.
He is involved in staff training and development. He is well known management trainer. He is approved management trainer for different organizations as well.
Currently he is serving GSS Managing Consultancy as a Managing Partner. He is also leading as head of IFRS, acquisition & merger and outsourcing services.
CPA, PARTNER - ASSURANCE & ADVISORY SERVICESEliza has over 10 years of professional experience in one of the Big 4, providing financial audit, due diligence, and other assurance services to local and multinational clients. Always aiming at “Quality in Everything We Do”, over the years, she developed expertise in the trading, manufacturing, construction, real estate, hotel, utility, logistics, services, oil and gas, telecommunications and port operations industries and pharmaceuticals.
Eliza has served the industry in the finance department for 2 years. She has a track record of leading and collaborating with cross-functional teams and projects, with emphasis on communicating and decision making and exhibited the ability to work in a fast-paced, international organization. She was a regular facilitator in staff training programs, like IFRS and audit methodology.
Working as head of the advisory, she has developed in-depth experience in the following areas:
Eliza is a Certified Public Accountant. She graduated Cum Laude at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines in 2005, earning a degree of Bachelor in Accountancy.
- Valuation & Economics
- Corporate Finance
- Feasibility studies
- Establishment of the finance function for clients
Sajjad is a highly enthusiastic, self-motivated, result driven and diligent professional with 8 years of exceptional track record in Human Resources and Enterprise Risk Management (ERM) providing a broad level of counseling services with a focus on organizational development and implementation of risk management framework. His experience as an HR professional combined with his intense knowledge of Enterprise Risk Management has given him an edge and a great capability of understanding business objectives.
He is Master in Public Administration (MPA) and a qualified chartered accountant from UK (ACCA).
FCCA (UK) MSC (UK), VAT DIPLOMA
Rashid is a Fellow member of ACCA-UK with +10 UAE years’ experience of working in Industry and Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu.
A reliable & hardworking professional with extensive knowledge of GCC VAT law and have been able to apply them in Taxation assignments across various industries. Highly effective communicator with a proven track record in managing multi-disciplined teams and significant assignments focusing on compliance with relevant tax laws, continuous improvement and client satisfaction.
Currently, he is working as Director in GSS Management Consultants offering Indirect tax services (VAT and Excise tax). He is bilingual and handling clients where Arabic language is must.
DIRECTOR INDIRECT TAXES (VAT AND EXCISE TAX)
MUHAMMAD ATHAR IQBAL
FCCA (UK), CIA (USA), CFE (USA) CICA (USA) CA –UAE
Athar is a seasoned professional who believes in “Making Things Happen” having 10+ years of International experience in Telecom, Real Estate, Hospitality, Construction & FMCG background with Ernst & Young in Pakistan, Qatar, UAE, South Africa & Afghanistan. He is an expert in internal control, compliance, review and highly involved in Research and contributed to successful business developments plans with an exceptional track record in Internal Audits, Risk Management, Fraud Management, Process & Policies, Corporate Governance corporate finance, VAT advisory, accounting standards, and fundamentals.
He is a well-known trainer for Best practices of Corporate Governance, COSO Framework of Internal controls, Sarbanes – Oxley Act, Risk Management, in different organization and at different levels.
He has designed and implemented 3Ps - Business Policies, Processes & Procedures
DIRECTOR / HEAD OF INTERNAL AUDIT, RISK AND COMPLIANCE