Our Team

Atif Bin Arshad

Founder and Managing Partner

Founder and Managing Partner of A. Arshad and Company, Chartered Accountants. Mr. Atif Bin Arshad is a Fellow member of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan, and a Certified Internal Auditor from0 the Institute of Internal Auditors USA. He is highly respected speaker on professional and human-interest subjects at local and international seminars. Equipped with an unusual commitment to diligence and service, he is a visionary leader with the ability to develop and implement business solutions including turn around strategies. He is an expert in structuring group companies with an end view of successful succession, gaining maximum control, minimizing taxation and improving over-all efficiency.

Atif Bin Arshad has diligently served as Partner at Crowe Global, which is ranked as 8th largest accounting networks worldwide. Prior to that he has served as Partner at Riaz Ahmad and Company, Chartered Accountants (Member Firm of Nexia International). He has also served M/s Eden Housing Limited as Senior Manager Accounts, Tax and Corporate Affairs. Served as Chief Financial Officer in Greys Leasing Limited. He is proficient in providing training to the directors, managers and senior staff on the technical matters relating to audit and International Financial Reporting Standards.

Sayed Muhammad Waseem Tahir

Director Audit & Assurance

With over 15 years of experience in industry and profession. Mr. Waseem Tahir is a Fellow member of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan. His areas of interest include audit assurance, Telecom sector, International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS), and business advisory. Prior to that, he has also served as Partner at Crowe Global. He served in DU Telecommunication Company in UAE as Finance Specialist. He also served as Financial Specialist in Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited and as Finance Manager in ASK Development Private Limited. He has contributed in software implementation in DU and PTCL for CRM Modules and development of financial statements in SAP.

Muhammad Hamza Saleem

Executive Director

Mr. Hamza has 15 years of elaborate experience in audit, financial planning and budgeting, advisory services, design and implementation of accounting systems, financial management systems, financial analysis, corporate and tax advisory services. He has also served as Executive Director at Crowe Global since 2012. He has worked extensively with banking sectors in Afghanistan and Pakistan which includes private and government banks. He has served as Chief of Party for various assignments of USAID & SIGAR. He has served as Quality control reviewer for telecommunication sector. He has worked as Audit Manager in Riaz Ahmed and Company, Chartered Accountants (Member of Nexia International).

Muhammad Asim Rasheed

Director Advisory & Tax

With more than 13 years of elaborate experience. Mr. Asim is a member is Certified Management Accountant of USA, Certified Information System Auditor of USA and Certified Fraud Examiner of USA. He is an MBA finance with solid experience of financial planning and budgeting, advisory and taxation, design and implementation of accounting systems, financial management systems, financial analysis and corporate. He has successfully handled corporate tax assignments internationally and possess high communication and negotiation skills as required for the taxation matters. He has experience of conducting audit assignments in Afghanistan, Pakistan and Tajikistan. He has served Crowe Global Afghanistan from 2011 to 2019 as Director Advisory. He has excellent in hand experience of grant administration and audit during his tenure in the profession including, cost incurred audits. He is well versed with Generally Accepted Government Auditing Standards (GAGAS) and Code of Federal Regulation (CFR). He has conducted various consultancy assignment for Information System audit, implementation, and Quality Management System under International Organization for Standardization (ISO). He has conducted various assignments with various groups in private and public sector.