Kumar has more than 15 years of experience, in India, Bahrain and Saudi Arabia with most of his career spent in a Big4 prior to joining Awael.
His client portfolio included large corporate houses, medium and small size entities in various sectors including oil and gas, real estate, hospitality, construction, health care, manufacturing, consumer electronics, pharmaceutical, transportation, media and communications as well as travel agencies, boutique chains, retail trading, hospitals and banking. His clients included multi-national as well as multi locational clients in various sectors.
He was also keenly involved in assisting clients in IT system implementation, policies and procedures manual, special assignments, system review procedures, business planning, forecasting, information memorandums and special purpose reviews. He was also involved in internal audits of various local clients including drawing charter and preparation of procedures.
Apart from above he also handled Independence and Ethics function in a Big 4. He was selected few to provide training to staff members within local office as well as EMEA level and has delivered class room sessions in Greece, Dubai, India and Bahrain. The topics covered included accounting standards, auditing, updates, ethics, independence as well as industry specific.
He also regularly attends training sessions on relevant subjects, online and in house as well as those conducted by various accountants associations.