Senior executive with +20 years of successful strategic and tactical leadership in finance and accounting.
Track record in start-ups and turnarounds.
Result-driven leader focused on achieving exceptional results in complex and dynamic environments.
Highly developed personal and interpersonal skills.

Experience

  • Finance and Strategy Consultant

    at Freelance

    January 2011 - October 2019

    Damascus Governorate

    Strategic Planning and Financial Planning; Financial Management; Operational Finance and Accounting Financial Modeling.

  • Director of Finance

    at The Syria Trust For Development (Non-Profit)

    March 2007 - August 2010

    Damascus Governorate

  • Director of Finance and IT Administration

    at HENKEL SYRIA (Manufacturing and FMCG)

    July 2005 - February 2007

    Damascus Governorate

  • Director of Finance

    at Joud - Procter and Gamble/Bel (FMCG)

    November 1999 - June 2005

    Damascus Governorate

  • Finance Manager

    at Spacetoon (Broadcast Media)

    November 1998 - November 1999

    Damascus Governorate

  • Finance Manager

    at Shammout Group (Trading, Import and Export)

    April 1992 - August 1998

    Damascus Governorate

Education

  • Competency Module & PPR

    at IIR Middle East

    2009 - 2009 (1 year) Damascus Governorate

  • Evaluating and Managing Risks

    at Meirc Training & Consulting

    2009 - 2009 (1 year) Dubayy

  • IFRS Seminar for the Not-for-Profit Entities

    at IASeminars

    2008 - 2008 (1 year) London

  • NGOs Financial Management

    at Mango

    2007 - 2007 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at `Ammān

  • Project Management

    at University of Wolverhampto

    2007 - 2007 (1 year) Damascus Governorate

  • MENA Finance Conference

    at Henkel KGaA

    2006 - 2006 (1 year) Eparchía Lemesoú

  • The Art of Effective Communication

    at E.W. Human Development

    2006 - 2006 (1 year)

  • MEA NWC & A/R Workshop

    at Henkel KGaA

    2006 - 2006 (1 year) Muḩāfaz̧at al Qāhirah

  • TOPAS

    at Henkel KGaA

    2005 - 2005 (1 year) Nordrhein-Westfalen

  • Internal Controls

    at Procter and Gamble

    2004 - 2004 (1 year) Beyrouth

  • OGSM and Action Plan

    at Procter and Gamble

    2003 - 2003 (1 year)

  • CBD Finance

    at Procter and Gamble

    2003 - 2003 (1 year) Beyrouth

  • Financial Analysis

    at Procter and Gamble

    2001 - 2001 (1 year) Województwo Mazowieckie

  • Recruiting

    at Procter and Gamble

    2000 - 2000 (1 year) Damascus Governorate

  • Management

    at Procter and Gamble

    2000 - 2000 (1 year) Beyrouth

  • Business Language

    at British Council

    1993 - 1993 (1 year) Damascus Governorate

  • Bachelor of Economics

    at Faculty of Economics

    1989 - 1993 (4 years) Damascus Governorate

Languages

  • Arabic Native

  • English Negotiation

Hives