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Subbarayudu

Subbarayudu
ACMA
President, Bangalore Chapter
Chapter's Website : http://bangalore.imanet.org

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Subbarayudu (Subba) - is an ACMA (India), MBA Finance from the University of Lucknow, and has passed his CPA from the state of California. He has 23+ years of experience in various areas of Mgmt Accounting & Finance, Process Automations/ ERP - including designing product / projects costing systems in traditional & ABC systems, Budgeting & Business Planning, accounting, taxation, audits, design of MIS systems, SOX and Internal controls - largely in India's IT services and product companies including Indian listed, NASDAQ listed companies. Enterprise Performance Management (CPM / EPM) is his special area of interest. Subba is currently working as the CFO of a Bangalore based Integrated logistics company.

Ramji Mahadevan

Ramji Mahadevan
CMA, ACMA (India)
President, Chennai Chapter

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Ramji Mahadevan is a Finance and Reporting professional and currently a founder partner of an Indian Chartered Accountant firm.

Ramji Mahadevan is a commerce graduate from St Xaviers College Palayamkottai, India, qualified Indian Chartered Accountant and Indian Cost Accountant and CMA.

He has 20+ years work experience in Finance, Costing, Economics, Audit, and Reporting in India, Qatar, and Oman & UAE.

He has worked with Hermes, Giorgio Armani, Agent Provocateur, Balenciaga, Toyota, Ford, Hertz, BHS, Zara, KIA, ThermoKing, Komatsu   associate firms.

 

Sandeep Khullar

Sandeep Khullar
CMA, ACMA
President, Delhi Chapter

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Sandeep Khullar has graduated in Commerce from University of Delhi, India. He also completed his CMA (IMA, USA) in first attempt and holds a ACMA certification from ICAI, India. Sandeep has more than 19 years of experience with various Indian and MNCs, in the field of accounting, finance & administration in India, Russia and Africa, namely Vodacom South Africa, Kentz-SNC Lavlin etc.

Sandeep Khullar also has knowledge of foreign languages like Russian, French and Spanish and working experience with more than 40 nationalities around the world.

In addition to the President of IMA's Delhi Chapter, Sandeep Khullar also holds the position of CEO with a travel company in India and a director at IMF's Research Foundation.

Sandeep has founded the Delhi Chapter jointly with other founding board members, to promote the CMA brand value in Northern India while serving the CMA community in India.

Hadeel Nassar

Hadeel Nassar
CMA, CIA, MA
President, Dubai Chapter
Chapter's Website : http://dubai.imanet.org

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Hadeel is a professional managerial and financial accountant, internal auditor, trainer/instructor, business case author, researcher and Arabic English translator/interpreter. 

She has extensive professional experience in the field of management accounting in both private and public organizations in the United Arab Emirates. She holds the certified management accountant (CMA) and certified internal auditor (CIA) certifications, as well as a master degree in Arabic English Translation and Interpretation from the American University of Sharjah (AUS) and she majored accounting for her BA from Al Yarmouk University, Irbid-Jordan. Now, she is pursuing her second master in science of accounting with the American University of Sharjah.  

Hadeel made multiple contributions to enhance the profession of management accounting in the region using her translation skills. She participated as a jury judge in the IMA ME Student Case Competition since 2012, also she has been invited to represent, evaluate, speak in many of IMA Middle East and Global committees/activities.

Hadeel joined IMA Dubai-UAE chapter in 2012 as the Vice President for Events followed by the Vice President for Communication in her second term in 2013. Then for 3 consecutive years she holds successfully the president position. She volunteers her time and effort to keep IMA members in Dubai updated with essential business knowledge, raise their skills through professional education events, build awareness of the CMA certification...

Ammar Khayyat

Ammar Khayyat
CMA, CPA
President, Jordan Chapter
Chapter's Website : http://jordan.imanet.org

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Ammar is currently the president of IMA Jordan Chapter (JAMA) & the CEO of Nibras.com. He had an extensive career in Financial Management spans for more than 20 years, working for various multinational reputed organizations including PepsiCo Jordan, Arab Bank, Andersen and Maktoob.com. Ammar holds BS in Accounting from University of Delaware. He is also a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Certified Management Accountant (CMA).

SHERIF MAHER DESSOUKI

SHERIF MAHER DESSOUKI
CPA, CMA, FESAA
President, Kuwait Chapter

Gaby Lahhoud

Gaby Lahhoud
CMA, CFA
President, Lebanon Chapter

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Gaby enjoys more than 10 years of experience working in the field of accounting, finance, education, and public speaking across multiple industries catering for international and regional markets.

Gaby holds a bachelor degree in Business Accounting (BS), a masters in Banking & Finance (MBA), is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA), a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), along with other certifications.

Gaby currently holds the position of a Group Finance Manager/Director at IFP Group, a professional & academic instructor in multiple institutions and universities teaching CMA, CFA, FP&A, Investment, etc., the owner of G. Lahoud Real Estate, and provide in-house training as well as public speaking.

Gaby founded the Lebanon Chapter along with his founding board to add Lebanon to the IMA professional map, to create awareness of the essential role that certified professionals play in shaping the country’s economy and knowledge standards, and to preserve the interests of CMA members.

Moamen Omar

Moamen Omar
CMA
President, Qatar Chapter
Chapter's Website : http://qatar.imanet.org

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Moamen is working as an Internal Audit Professional at Qatar Gas Transport Company Ltd. (Nakilat). Moamen has over ten years of professional experience in Internal and External Audit. Before moving to the Internal Audit world, he worked as an External Auditor for KPMG in Egypt and Qatar for six years.

Moamen joined the IMA Qatar Chapter Board in June 2012, since has been elected as a Vice President for Communication and Community Relations. He established the chapter’s social media pages and participated in establishing the first chapter’s newsletter.  Moamen has been elected in 2014 as a President Elect of Qatar Chapter, and used to help the President in managing all chapter’s activities.

Moamen is a Certified Management Accountant (CMA) since September 2011, a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) from the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) since October 2016. He also has a bachelor degree in Accounting from the Faculty of Commerce, English Section, Zagazig University, Egypt. Furthermore he has a UK certificate in IT fundamentals known as (ITIL) from AXELOS in September 2015.

Hassan Al Bahes

Hassan Al Bahes
Lecturer, Saudi CPA, Master in Accounting
President, Riyadh Chapter
Chapter's Website : http://riyadh.imanet.org

Vijay Soni

Vijay Soni
CMA, CFM, CPA
President, Saudi Arabia-Western Province Chapter
Chapter's Website : http://www.ksa-wp.imanet.org

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Vijay is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA-ICAI), a Certified Management Accountant (CMA-IMA), Certified Financial Manager (CFM-IMA), Certified Public Accountant (CPAA), Certified Valuer (ICAI). Vijay earned a Masters in Accounting from Jai Narayan Vyas University, Jodhpur, India securing second merit position.

 Vijay has more than 20 years of experience working in the field of Accounting, Finance, and IT with cross section of industries ranging from manufacturing, Audit, Assurance, Services. Vijay has played a major role in increasing business and investment awareness among Indo-Saudi investor community in association with Saudi Indian Business Network. He is well connected with social and business forums in Jeddah and India.

Contact: vsoni@imasaudiarabia.org

Abdulrhman Abdullah Alkahtani

Abdulrhman Abdullah Alkahtani
President, Prince Sultan University Student's Chapter


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I am a senior year Accounting student at Prince Sultan University. 

I participated in the 2012 Environmental Public Speaking Competition in U.A.E, Dubai as the team's researcher, and my team was ranked third in our category "Consumerism and Its Effect on The Environment" .

Getting elected as president of the IMA Student's Chapter of my university is a great honor for me.

Right now I am beginning my preparations for the CMA exam.

Mostafa Abo Kassem

Mostafa Abo Kassem
President, Tanta University Students' Chapter


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Mostafa is a fourth year Faculty of Commerce student, at Tanta University, English section. 

Mostafa passed his first two years with honors. During his third year, Mostafa was informed by Dr. Heba Srour, Tanta University campus advisor, about IMA and the CMA certification which lead him to start the CMA preparation course.

In his opinion, the CMA program helps you achieve self-development and is a big step towards a dream job.

Mostafa loves accounting, and is pioneering is his field. He has good leadership skills and is a great decision maker.