Current Board Members

Board of Directors for 2017-2018

Name

Position

Email

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Hadeel Nassar

President

president@imadubaichapter.org

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Stephen Curtis

Treasurer

treasurer@imadubaichapter.org

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Jayashree Keni

Secretary

secretary@imadubaichapter.org

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Ashok Mewani

VP-Membership

communications@imadubaichapter.org

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Board of Directors Nomination Policy

 

Nomination and Election Committee

  • Karim Abd Elhay (2011-2013 Ex President)

  • Hadeel Nassar (2014-2018 President)

View Previous Board of Directors - History

  

Current Board Members


           

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Hadeel Nassar CMA, CIA, CPA (Candidate) and MA (AUS)

           

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...etc.

     

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Stephen Curtis, CMA

 

Stephen is a Qualified Accountant, having been admitted to the Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy in April 2016.

 

Stephen is part of the Finance function for a large publicly listed multinational corporation, primarily managing business planning and control across the MENA regions. He has over 12 years’ experience with leading blue chip financial institutions, developing and enhancing reporting structures, Balance sheet (€75bn) management, dealing with state bodies, asset liquidity, statutory auditing, VAT planning and reporting, leading finance corporate training for non-finance professionals. He also possess extensive experience in investor road shows presentations, company formations, company consolidations, accounting, business pricing and cash flow optimisation.


 

He holds advanced Diploma in Stockbroking and Investments, Ireland., Anglia Ruskin, BA in Business Studies (Hons), U.K, Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, U.K.

His professional memberships includes, Chartered Institute of Public Finance and Accountancy, U.K, Institute of Management Accountants, U.S.A, Institute of Internal Auditors, U.S.A

 

    

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Jayashree Keni, PGDFM, CMA

 

Jayashree is a finance professional with over 14 years of international experience.

 

She holds a bachelors of commerce and post- graduation in financial management from Mumbai and Delhi University. She holds a CMA certification from Institute of Management Accountants USA (IMA).

 

She started her career with the firm of chartered accountants. Moving over from various roles in finance function from purchase to pay, order to cash and various treasury functions along with implementing an ERP in a large semi government organization, she is currently working as a FP&A manager with a company listed in the London stock exchange.

 

Having started as a volunteer for the IMA chapter, she is now currently the secretary and serving as a board member and involved in helping organizing the monthly events and ensuring that all the formalities and procedures as prescribed by the chapter are adhered to. 

    

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Ashok Mewani – CMA, ACMA ( India )

 

 

Holding Bachelor’s degree in commerce, Pune University ( India ). Completed CMA in 2014 from Institute of Management Accountant. Started my career as Accountant in 2002, crafted to Financial controller position in Marine Products Division of Wilhelmsen Ships Service, Dubai 156 years old Norwegian based company which is world Leader in Maritime Industry. Apart from my Finance & Accounting background, I have introduced Gamification at workplace resulting in more Happy & Engaging place to work.

 

 

I Love to do Creative, Innovative, Team Building events, encourage and motivate Training programs for Finance staff to keep them up-to-date as per new trends in the market resulting in better performance of employees along with achieving company goals and objectives.