Waleed is an Audit Partner with “Talal Abu-Ghazaleh & Company”. US Certified Public Accountant (CPA), a Certified Management Accountant (CMA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA), Saudi Certified Public Accountant (SOCPA), Taqeem Accreted Business Valuer (ABV) and Bankruptcy Trustee. Waleed earned a BS in Accounting from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) and an Executive MBA from King Abdulaziz University.
Waleed enjoys more than 24 years of experience Accounting, Finance, and Auditing Compliance and Corporate Governance in a variety of well renowned companies. He has more than 8 years of experience as Board member and Chairman of Audit Committee for several joint stock companies. Waleed conducted various training courses with SOCPA, The Saudi IIA & Becker and teaching and preparing candidates for CPA, CMA & CIA exams as well as Corporate Governance.
Waleed Is amember of IMA® (Institute ofManagement Accountants) since November 1997. He is a member in good standing and done
volunteer work in the Middle East:
• From January 2011 to December 2013, he held different leadership positions on the Saudi
Arabia – Eastern Province Chapter board.
• In March 2015, he was instrumental in the formation of the Saudi Arabia – Western
• For fiscal year July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016, he was president of the Saudi Arabia –
Western Province Chapter.
His efforts contributed in engaging local members and increasing membership value in the area
(professional education programs, networking opportunities, leadership development among