Welcome to this edition of ACCA Me Talks, with Shiraz Khan, Head of Tax and Partner at Al Tamimi & Company, Nauman Mian, CFO of Bayt.com and Mustafa Malik, CFO of Philips KSA where we'll discuss our recently launched report “Value Added Tax - Middle East Lessons Learnt".
Welcome to our very first ACCA "ME"Talks – Student Focus, in other words, ACCA Middle East talks all things, Students, with Taher Kapasi, Education Manager at ACCA Middle East.
In this Episode, Taher takes taking an in-depth look into the Learning in the Digital Sphere and embracing the shift to virtual classrooms, in order to help find the optimal learning/educator balance.
Join us on this extended ACCA Me Talks, with Dr Victoria Mountford, Clinical Psychologist from Maudsley Health located in Abu Dhabi, Dr Saliha Afridi, Clinical Psychologist and Managing Director of Lighthouse Arabia located in Dubai and ACCA Advocate of the Year Martin Byrne as we shine a light on this subject, particularly in relation to ACCA and the immense stress that finance and accounting professionals across the globe have been under since this pandemic hit!
Join Fazeela Gopalani and a powerhouse team of females: Farida Cassim, Manager - Professional Standards Development, Zahra Jassim, Senior Manager - Professional Standards Development at AAOIFI and Shereen Osman, Senior Manager at PwC who are paving the wave in Islamic finance standards and reporting.
Join Fazeela Gopalani, head of ACCA Middle East and Nauman Mian, CFO of Bayt.com as they talk all things "Accounting in the Digital World " based on ACCA’s 2 professional insight papers:
• Digital leadership: Leading finance digital transformation which we developed jointly
with Alibaba Cloud and considers this from the CFO and finance leadership
• Digital accountant – digital skills in a transformed world
Join Fazeela and 2 regional SMP powerhouses, Gerard Rahman, CEO of BDO UAE and Tammam Al-Mughairi, CEO of Abu Tammam Grant Thornton Oman, alongside ACCAs own SMP expert; Aleksandra Zaronina-Kirillova, Head of SME Professional Insights as they talk through two recent ACCA Professional Insight Papers: • Responsible SMP Pacesetters • Careers in small and medium-sized accountancy practices (SMPs)
Join Fazeela Gopalani, Head of ACCA Middle East and Saad Maniar, Chair of ACCA UAE Members advisory committee and Partner at Crowe as they give a regional viewpoint on ACCAs recently produced Professional Insights reports: Covid-19 Global survey and Covid-19 "road to recovery" that looked at how organizations around the world are responding to the Covid-19 crisis and a few of ACCA’s recommendations for charting a path to recovery.