Asad have been associated with BDO LLP in different regions since 2011 i.e., BDO Pakistan, BDO United Arab Emirates, BDO Bahrain, BDO USA, LLP and BDO Cayman Islands.
Specialized in serving clients across the financial services industry, including domestic and offshore hedge funds, master-feeder structures, fund of funds, private equity, venture capital funds, insurance dedicated and real estate funds and management companies. He also used to lead investment team for the audit of one of the biggest state pension plans of USA.
Focused on accounting treatment for various financial instruments such as equity securities, debt securities including securitizations, online marketplace lending investments and various derivative products including futures, options and forwards.
In-depth knowledge of complex investment vehicles i.e., hedge fund structures with diversified investment strategies including marketplace lending, venture capital and private equity funds.
He has over ten years of auditing and consulting experience for entities from various jurisdictions out of which five years from United Sates of America.
He has gained extensive experience with U.S. GAAP, IFRS and SEC reporting.
- Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) EDUCATION
- Bachelor in Commerce
- Chartered Certified Accountant - ACCA (UK)