CEO (Alrikaz Consultants – Managing Partner)
Abdul Mohsen has over 25 years of experience in the field of audit and tax advisory services in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia; he has spent 11 years with Arthur Anderson, 2 years with Ernst and Young and 8 years as CEO in AL RIKAZ. His combined experiences working with a variety of industries and on a wide spectrum of projects enabled him to manage and lead any project with top quality and efficiency. Abdulmohsen holds a license from the Ministry of Commerce and Investment in Saudi Arabia to provide Zakat and Tax advice.
Jeddah & Madina – Managing Partner
Ibrahim joined Arthur Andersen & Co. upon graduation from King Abdul-Aziz University of Jeddah in 1993. In 2003, Ibrahim became Executive Manager and transferred to Ernst & Young. After long time in professional services with international firms.Ibrahim decided in 2006 to establish his own business. In 2019 Ibrahim’ joined ALRIKAZ to run Jeddah & Madinah office.Ibrahim holds a license from the Ministry of Commerce and Investment in Saudi Arabia to provide Zakat and Tax advice.
Financial Senior Advisor
Abdelmuhsen started his Middle East career with Abdul Majeed Mohandis practice in September 1979 upon graduation from the University of Jordan. In 1985, he was seconded to TMcL in London for two and a half years for training in computer auditing. During his stay in London he participated in various management development courses. He joined Arthur Andersen & Co. on January 1, 1988 through the merger of Abdul Majeed Mohandis practice and Arthur Andersen. On September 1, 1998 Abdelmuhsen became an executive director in Arthur Andersen. In 2002, Abdelmuhsen became a member of Ernst Young and served as executive director during the period from July 2002 to June 2018. He joined Alrikaz, a member of Andersen, on January 1, 2020.
Abdelmuhsen has spent 40 years working in various parts of the Middle East. He supervised and managed assurance services and advisory engagements in financial consulting, management consulting and financial & information systems to various business Groups and key public and private companies in Jeddah in diverse industries such as automotive, auto leasing, Islamic banking, investment funds, asset management, construction, manufacturing, trading, retail & consumer products and hospitality.
Abdelmuhsen holds the following qualifications:
- The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA)
- The Arab Society of Certified Accountants (ASCA)
- Jordanian Association of Certified Public Accountants (JACPA)
Business Consulting Managing Director
Mohammed is the Managing Director of AlRikaz (Andersen). Mohammed started his career with Andersen Consulting in the United States before transferring to Saudi Arabia.He has helped several public & private clients improve their potential by developing forward strategies that enabled them to go public. Mohammed launched a consulting company, nextmove, which was successfully sold to Huron Consulting Group and later returned to work with AlRikaz as a partner responsible the business consulting practice. Mohammed’s strengths are developing successful business models that drive the clients strategy and his ability to achieve growth and positive results in a relatively short period of time.He is the author of the dynamic change management model and the author of the book “The Art of Designing a New Business”. He speaks English, French, Italian and Arabic
Financial Consulting Director
Ashraf is a graduate of Alexandria University with a Bachelor Degree in Accounting and Finance. He added to his qualifications after about 12 years of his graduation an MBA Finance from Corlins University, USA.His overall experience exceeds 28 years, out of which about 12 years of experience in the Financial and Management & Consultancy field in both Major Professional Firms (Ernst & Young and Arthur Andersen). He had been assigned as a Project Manager on various assignments. His responsibilities as Project Manager included managing the projects, preparing work-plan, following-up the project daily activity, insuring quality assurance of the client deliverables, resolving project issues and insuring deadlines are met.Also he worked in the Investment Banking field as head of corporate finance and as financial controller. He worked as CFO in many Saudi group companies.
Khaled holds a bachelor degree in accounting and has more than 5 years of robust experience in tax, audit and finance. He worked in different sectors of economy as financial controller, budget control specialist in banking segment. His impeccable expertise comprise but not limited to VAT, indirect tax, income tax & zakat in banking, retail, manufacturing & tax services and is a bright candidate for certified public accountant from USA.
Senior Adviser Zakat & Tax
Ahmad has over 20 years of experience working with KPMG in Saudi Arabia. He climbed up the executive ladder to become a manager with extensive experience in the field of audit, Zakat Services and taxes. Ahmad then joined Al RIKAZ and has been a valuable addition to the team due to his extensive technical experiences in the area of Zakat, VAT and others.
Operation & Business Development Director
Abdelrahim is an American Economist and financial consultant with various interest in accounting, tax, financial, and economic consultancy. Held many important positions in many multinational firms and high educational academic institutions. Areas of practice included various fields of economics, finance, investment, management, banking and global markets. With more than twenty five years of experience, worked for many multinational business organizations and investment banks as well as for LMI, Jeddah Investment Company, Corporate Securities Group as well as Arthur Andersen. Also, lectured finance, economics, accounting, and investment at University of Business & Technology as well as several other universities internationally.
He has delivered many training seminars, courses, conferences, and training programs for many Banks, multinational business organizations and Saudi firms in the areas of; Taxes, Risk Management, Financial management, Credit Risk, VAT, Zakat Accounting, International Economics, Banking Management, Financial Markets and Saudi Economy.
Legal Department Managing Director
Majed is a practicing Saudi Lawyer who earned a law degree from Imam Mohammed Bin Saud Islamic University. As a Lawyer he has been practicing various types of Saudi Law specializing mainly in corporate and commercial law with more emphasis in tax laws and bankruptcy law. In April 2019 Majed joined Alrikaz Consultants as the Legal Department Managing Director to help Alrikaz management establishing a well-constructed legal department that will provide clients with high quality legal services related to the newly amended Zakat & Tax laws. Majed and his legal team of nine legal advisors and Lawyers are ready to deliver the best legal commercial and civil service to all Alrikaz clients.As a Saudi Arabian licensed practicing Saudi lawyer Majed maintains more than five years of legal practice in all courts and committees in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
- Criminal Court
- Public Court
- Implementation Court
- Partial Court
- The Administrative Court and the Board of Grievances
- Labor courts
- Commercial Court
- Dispute Resolution Electricity Authority
- General Secretariat for Disputes and Banking Insurance, Finance Violations, Insurance Authority
- General Secretariat of Tax Committees
- General Authority for Zakat and Income Tax
Tax & Zakat Director
Rajab is an expert in Zakat, Tax and VAT. He has more than 20 years of professional experience in the Saudi Arabianmarket.During his career, Rajab has acquired a wide range of professional experience in many industries, such as Tax & Zakat consultaions, Courier Service, industrial & various different service sectors.Rajab worked with Arther Andersen as a tax Conusltant, UPS SA as a Country Finance manager, and other leading positions in various companies.Rajab holds a B.A. in accounting from University of Sudan, Khartoum, Sudan & Postgraduate Diploma in Translation,College of Postgraduate Studies, University of Khartoum, Sudan.
Tax & Zakat Director
Ahmad is the engagement Director of for the Zakat/tax of AlRikaz (Andersen). He will ensure that the team continue to deliver world-class service to the assignment. He will also provide the team members with knowledge necessary to complete Zakat/ Tax assessment. Ahmad started his career with Andersen Tax Consulting in the Saudi Arabia.Ahmad worked with Ernst and Young and PWC as a tax Manager and Senior Tax Manager where he gained a deep knowledge in tax laws and its implications.During his career, Ahmad has acquired a wide range of professional experience in manufacturing, trading, media, entertainment, environmental, maintenance, healthcare, educational, construction, real state, hospitality, transportation, contracting, investment, advertising, agriculture and services industries.Ahmad has more than 15 years of professional experience in the Saudi Arabian.
Omer hold a bachelor degree in business management from UK and studied international business from University of London and has consulting certificate from PWC UK. He has more than 14 years of tangible work experience in various fields of management in numerous sectors of economy including automobile industry, leading and managing teams at UK based medical insurance company, auditing & budget controlling, accounting, planning and logistics management. He is an expert in synergized management. He utilized his knowledge in audit, budget controlling and management in various industries to yield bottom line value added results.