Chapter Leader Name
Chapter Leadership Position
|Dr. Francisco Bastida
|CMA, Professor of Accounting at Prince Sultan University (Riyadh, Saudi Arabia). After graduating, experience as accounting manager in a SME. Later, over a 22-year career as University Professor. University teaching in finance and managerial accounting. Research in public sector accounting. Consulting services on cost accounting systems in recycling plants (PPP) and cost management in public sector (municipalities). Case study published on June 2023 issue of IECJ.
Education: PhD, Technical University of Cartagena (Spain)
Member of the Editorial Boards of:
- Journal of Public Budgeting, Accounting and Financial Management
- International Journal of Economics and Accounting
|Mr. Hassan Al-Bahes
|Hassan is a Saudi CPA since 1998 with Master degree in Accounting from USA in 1991. He has been a Board & Audit Committee Member of selected companies. As well, he has taken the lead of key positions at Major Saudi Stock companies such as General Manager, Financial Manager, Financial Controller, Development & Planning Director, Auditor, Internal Auditor, Financial consultant, Senior Finance Specialist, and Accountant.
Hassan has taught Accounting courses in selected universities in Arabic & English as well as Managed major Roles at the Institute of Public Administration (IPA) for many years. He has translated and published the IMF book titled 'Effective Government Accounting' from English to Arabic.
He is Chairman, President, Board Member & Audit Committee member, and Management Member of several senior parties including; Saudi leading and Stock Companies, Saudi Organization for Certified Public Accountants (SOCPA), IMA, Board Directors Institute (BDI), Saudi Economic, Saudi Trainers, Toastmaster International, ATD, and more.
|Ms. Nouf Faraj
|Nouf Faraj is a Finance consultant with approximately eleven years of experience in finance, accounting, budgeting, and reporting. She is currently employed at the Museums Commission. She began her career in the TPA and insurance sector at GlobeMed Saudi and was subsequently promoted to Assistant Finance Manager at GlobeMed Saudi. Additionally, she worked as a Cooperative Lecturer at Taibah University and as a Finance Manager at The Saudi Center for International Strategic Partnerships. She played a key role in implementing newly established ERP systems, including Oracle and Microsoft Dynamics 365.
Nouf holds an MBA with a specialization in Finance from Eastern Michigan University and a Bachelor of Computer Sciences from Taibah University. She also serves as a board member on the ICOM Saudi Arabia National Committee.
|Mr. Mostafa Hassan
|VP of Professional Education
|A performance-driven finance professional with MBA, CMA,& CSCA credentials and 20+ years of stellar track record of financial leadership- driving finance, accounting, budgeting, cost control principles & process optimization.
|Mr. Elhadi Elimam
|VP of Membership/Engagement
|Elhadi is experienced in Financial Planning and analysis, financial modeling, Internal Control, IFRS, Business and project Valuation, Business Plans, Corporate Finance, Feasibility Studies, Fundraising and Loan transactions, IPO and Right Issue transactions, and Designing Financial and Accounting Policies and Procedures. Passionate about reading and writing and interested in entrepreneurship. He currently works for CAD Middle East Pharmaceutical Industries as a Senior Finance and Planning Manager, and previously for Capital Financial Group (CAG) and Aldukheil Financial Group (AFG) as a Financial Consultant and several different roles in operations.
Elhadi is a Member of several IMA global committees, including the IMA Global Small Business Committee (SBC), IMA Component Engagement Roundtable (CER), and IMA Leadership Academy Faculty Committee.
Education: MBA from Ajou University, and a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Khartoum
|Mr. Mohamed Abdulghani
|VP of Communication
|Mr. Mohamed is an experienced leader with over 12+ years demonstrated history in Finance & Accounting. He is the Finance Director for BMJ Group in Riyadh. He has proven expertise in General Accounting, Financial Planning and forecasting, Fixed Asset Management, cost studies, Financial modelling and Financial Policy Development. Education: Bachelor of Commerce in Finance & Accounting from Ain Shams University, Egypt
|Mr. Ahmed Ezzet
|Ahmed Ezzat CPA, CIMA, CGMA, CFC, SA, AFA, MIPA, PBA-Canada, ChBC, CIAT
“Financial Agility is the next big thing, let’s remodel Finance as the world needs it” Ahmed Ezzat
The current Chief Financial Officer of a leading financial institute with a solid experience in all financial modules with the biggest names, the “Logistics CFO of the year - Gulf Region” for 2021 needs no further introduction , Ahmed excels in Financial Leadership as he has solid experience in Startup Finance, Business Analysis and Leading projects in Fintech along with data transformation, ERP implementation, ISO Implementation and IPO preparation amongst other several fields. More importantly, Ahmed is passionate about transforming companies, leading them to solid ground, as simple as that. Ahmed is bringing 20 years of experience to the table, tens of certification and Finance Guru level of expertise to the table.
|Mr. Ahmed Serageldin Gaber Serag
|Director of CMA, CPE & Certificates
|Financial controller at Madarat tech. company , over 20 years in management accountant field
|Dr. Mohamed Babiker Abuelhassan Mokhtar
|Director of Education
|Academic Qualifications: PhD in Accounting & Finance, Sudan Academy for Banking and Finance
Science, Khartoum , Sudan, 2018.
Member of Board of Directors of American institute of management accountants - Riyadh Chapter
Al noseband holding company. KSA an auditing committee independent member.
CFO - for Rumoze International Contractor Co.
Finance Manager at Meslan for Business & Industrial Investment, KSA.
Financial manager and coordinator of the management. Sudan.
Financial Manager, Yamen.
Cost Accountant, Libya.
|Mr. Mahmoud Ramadan Mahmoud
|Director of CMA, CPE & Certificates
|C-Suit Executive with 20+ years of experience successfully leading world class finance
organizations for both Multinational and Regional companies across various industries. Area of
expertise include strategy, Transformation, Restructuring, Risk Management, FP&A and Performance Management, Business Modeling, IFRS/GAAP, Accounting, TAX, Treasury, Investor Relations, M&A Due Diligence and Integration, System Implementation, Capital Restructuring, International Business. Certifications: CMA, DipIFR, PMP
|Mr. Musab Mohamedahmed Khider Ali, CMA
|Director of Website & News
|Mr. Khalid Alkhudhayr
|Director of Website & News
|Preformance Management - Reporting & Data analytics- Transformation
IMA | Institute of Management Accountants • Middle Tennessee State University
|Mr. Abdelhamed Nabawy Khorshed
|Director of Members Affairs
|Highly motivated and self-driven finance and accounting professional, offering over 16 years of exemplified experience in complex accounting, and finance administration within various industries, obtained international certifications CMA,PMP and CertIFR . Proficient in numerous financial and accounting fields, including corporate governance, Treasury Management, Zakat , VAT implementation, Cost Analysis , developing and implementing processes to improve efficiency, increase quality, and ensure user-friendly tools and operations. Result-focused leader, with a record of leading, motivating and inspiring diverse teams of professionals to operate as cohesive units to achieve the timely completion of strategic projects and initiatives with demanding deadlines. Diligent, action-oriented, and excellent motivator with strong interpersonal, relationship management, problem solving and analytical abilities.
|Mr. Hakam H. Kadour
|Director of Events Affairs
|Hakam Kadour, CMA, is an accomplished financial executive with over 25 years of experience as a Strategic CFO and head of finance in KSA. Throughout his career, he has demonstrated expertise in leading advanced corporate finance and accounting functions, guiding distressed companies through financial and business transformations to achieve improved financial positions, enhanced efficiency, and agility. His industry knowledge spans across healthcare, construction, retail, manufacturing, and aviation sectors.
Currently serving as the Managing Director for Reflexion Group, a rapidly growing business consulting and services firm in Saudi Arabia, Hakam leverages his extensive experience to drive strategic initiatives and deliver exceptional results.
Hakam is also recognized for his contributions as a board member of the IMA Institute of Management Accountants. He holds a bachelor's degree in economics from Damascus University, showcasing his strong educational background.
|Mr. Ahmed Aref
|Director of Members Affairs
• Brings more than 25 years of experience of financial and strategic experience through different industries Big 4 Consulting (EY and PWC), IT & telecoms (Saudi telecom), Energy (Petronas) and Startup in Education and Training (Noble Leader).
• Executive Coach/mentor for senior management.
• Associate consultant/Coach in DCI and GCG.
• Financial reporting Project Manager for IFRS conversion project at STC, where error-free financial statements were issued and reviewed by global auditing firms.
• Design and implement the Dashboard for the VP-Finance to support strategic decisions in real-time, in collaboration with a global technical consulting team.
• Deputy Project Manager for the development of the collection management department at Saudi Telecommunications Company.
• Project Manager for several training programs with government and private sectors
• Developed a financial leadership program titled “Dominating in the Boardroom” to CFO and CFO-1
• Certified consultant and assessor for Emotional Intelligence EQ-I 2.0 & 360 from MHS in Canada.
• Holds a specialized certificate in leading people and teams from the University of Michigan.
• Bachelor's degree in Accounting from the Faculty of Commerce, Helwan University (English Department).
|Mr. Hussein Sami Hussein Awd
|Director of Partnership
|A results-driven, analytical, and innovative chief accountant with extensive experience in leading all aspects of financial operations, determining, and mitigating risk, and providing exceptional financial solutions in fast-paced environments while being responsible for the overall financial health of an organization.
Key Areas of Strength:
✯ Financial Planning & Analysis
✯ Financial Modeling & Report Writing
✯ Continuous Process Improvement
✯ Financial Operations Management
✯ Budgeting & Forecasting
|Mr. Mohamed Fadel
|Director of Students Affairs
|Mr. Mahmoud Eltawil
|Director of Innovative Text & Admin
|Mahmoud has 16 years of experience, and he presently provides consulting services to private, public, and nonprofit organizations. His main areas of focus are financial management, financial transformation, performance improvement, operational model design, as well as certain other areas of accounting and reporting. For the past 4 years, Mahmoud has been working for one of the big 4 consulting firms in both business consulting and financial accounting advisory services service lines where he has led and supported numerous transformation projects.
Mahmoud previously held a number of financial leadership positions, including those of financial reporting manager for the largest family-owned group in the region and regional accounting manager for a global elevator company. Mahmoud began his accounting and financial career as an accountant for a multinational company that was a pioneer in electronic payments.
During his career, Mahmoud has supervised two digital financial transformations in the industry (Oracle E-Business Suite) and led the finance quality assurance for one of the biggest digital transformations in the region (SAP S/4HANA) in the public sector.
Mahmoud graduated from Egypt's Ain Shams University with a bachelor's degree in commerce (Accounting division), and he has been a CMA (Certified Management Accountant) since 2012 and an IMA member since 2009. Additionally, he has certificate in International Public Sector Accounting Standards from the UK's Chartered Institute of Public Finance & Accountancy. "