Experience

  • Director of Finance, Middle East and Africa

    at Automotive Management Services

    September 2019 - at Present

    Dubayy

    Responsibilities and achievements: - Business partnering with Country Managers to support with strategic commercial decision making ; - Act as the Regional Finance representative to internal stakeholders (e.g. Corporate Finance, Legal, Compliance, Procurement etc.) ; - Review of pricing models for bids and quotations across the Region ; - Act as a Bank Signatory for the Group.

  • Director of Finance, Corporate

    at Automotive Management Services

    December 2018 - August 2019

    Dubayy

    Responsibilities and achievements: - Prepare and present management reporting, annual budgets, forecasts and other financial or business documents to Senior and Executive Management ; - Prepare and timely submit weekly cash forecast, monthly financial reports and other corporate reporting requirements with the highest level of quality standards ; - Controlling the profit and loss reporting and meeting with department heads to deliver budget to plan ; - Reviewing all commercial contracts and contract modifications and confirm financial acceptability in line with company policies ; - Drive the external audit, review and analyze results and recommend for approval the audited financial statements (under IFRSs) ; - Oversee the Payroll, Accounts Payable and Treasury function ; - Manage, lead and coach a team of 7 direct and indirect reports.

  • Group Internal Audit Manager

    at Supreme Group

    February 2014 - November 2018

    Dubayy

    Leading the Group Internal Audit and Group Internal Controls functions. Reporting to Group Chief Financial Officer. Responsibilities and achievements: - Perform Annual Group-Risk Assessment ; - Develop and maintain a risk-based Audit Plan ; - Management of a team of Audit and Internal Controls professionals conducting Audits/Internal Controls reviews accross Military, Ship Supply and Food processing Operations worldwide while focusing on efficiency, profitability and compliance issues ; - Periodically present to Audit Committee and Senior Management the results of audits, and follow-up activities ; - Execute Special Audits and other duties as requested by Audit Committee or members of the Executive Committee ; - Coordination with external auditors for annual review of internal controls.

  • Senior Internal Auditor

    at Supreme Group

    November 2010 - January 2014

    Dubayy

    Conducting internal audits for different entities of Supreme Group. Reporting to Head of Internal Audit. Responsibilities and achievements: - Conduct audit accross different Business Areas (Fuels, Support Services, Logistics) in different locations (Dubai, Afghanistan, Ivory Coast, Balkans) while focusing on efficiency, profitability and compliance issues as requested by Executive Committee or Audit Committee; - Execute special Audits and/or investigations upon request of Audit Committee ; - Write audit reports for Audit Committee, and follow-up on agreed actions ; - Consult Senior Management in implementation of new business procedures.

  • Senior Auditor

    at PricewaterhouseCoopers S.à r.l

    September 2006 - October 2010

    District de Luxembourg

    In charge of conducting audits for different companies located in Luxembourg. Responsibilities and achievements: - in charge of the conduct of the audit engagements as per deadline ; - coach Junior colleagues, provide feedbacks on their performance ; - communication of audit findings to audit managers.

  • Business Analyst

    at Evalueserve.com Pvt. Ltd

    March 2005 - July 2005

    Gurgaon - Haryāna

    Internship to support Knowledge Processing Outsourcing teams in building up market studies for Western companies. Responsibilities and achievements: - contribution and active involvement in the creation of analytical reports, performance analysis, summaries and market forecasts ; - work cooperatively in teams of up to 20 consultants from different countries.

Education

  • DECF (French Chartered Accountant Association)

    at University of Lille

    2007 - 2007 (1 year) Nord-Pas-de-Calais

  • Master of Science in Management

    at IÉSEG, School of Management

    2001 - 2006 (5 years) Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Languages

  • French Native

  • Spanish Negotiation

  • English Negotiation

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