Gulzar is a qualified professional with truly diverse work experience of more than 16 years at different geographical locations including the USA, UAE & Pakistan. He is an Associate Member (ACA) from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan. Trained globally with Ernst & Young, serving the world’s largest multinationals. He is a result-oriented and high-achieving professional and previously has 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 a 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 a 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.
Athar is a seasoned professional who believes in “Making Things Happen” having 12+ years of International experience in Telecom, Real Estate, and 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 organizations, and at different levels. He has designed and implemented 3Ps - Business Policies, Processes & Procedures. Represented Etisalat, MTN at CEO, and Board of Directors meetings, Audit Committee meetings, and various Management Committees. Recently, Athar has spoken on various ongoing issues of Internal Audit and Risk Management within/outside the UAE.
Sajjad is a highly enthusiastic, self-motivated, result driven and diligent professional with 10 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.
Hasnain is an experienced audit & assurance, advisory, and finance professional having experience of more than 9 years while working for different countries such as UAE, Saudi Arabia, Pakistan & Afghanistan with Ernst & Young, Moby Media Group, GSS and Hyphen Consultancy. He has a proven record of accomplishments with an exposure to a wide range of challenges in the profession and day-to-day management of the audits and organizational processes. He possesses significant financial reporting experience in IFRS, having advised the clients while auditing/ consulting and the senior management of the organization. The major sectors where he was involved mostly in his career are Telecommunication, Media, and Services Sector where he dealt with various complex accounting issues relating to IFRS while reviewing/ working for various clients/ companies’ and group entities' financial statements for the disclosure and qualitative purposes. He has accomplished in his first year of experience in the UAE to help an award-winning recruitment company in setting up a finance department plus the implementation of the ERP system.
Sheraz is a highly motivated and experienced professional in the field of Audit, Finance, Accounting and advisory services having more than 15 years’ experience while working in countries such as UAE, Pakistan & Afghanistan working with top-level business environments like Azgard 9, Master textiles, Mughal Steel, Sara Textiles, Schneeze Veritas, and GSS international chartered Accountants. He has a broad knowledge and a wide range of financial reporting, analysis, audit practices, including credit control, budget handling, and forecasting. An excellent communicator with a can-do approach to problem solving and resolution.