Our service can only be as good as our people. That’s why we invest in the development of all our staff, at all levels.
With 9 dedicated personnel we can bring a host of expertise across many different industry sectors and areas of specialism. Unlike many practices where there are one or two personnel that you never get to see, we are structured in partner-led teams which are supported by specialist teams in areas such as tax, corporate finance and Pension & Investments.
The benefit for our clients is that they can have easy and regular access to their dedicated consultant and their team, plus the peace of mind that there is a depth of knowledge in key areas should they need it.
Muhammad Tahir Jamil, FCCA
Tahir is fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Certified Accountants in UK. He is Managing Director and he is responsible for the smooth running of the firm and for ensuring that all Partners and staff work to the highest standards in providing first class client service.
He acts for a wide range of corporate and professional clients including groups which operate across the UK and he has over 15 years experience as a qualified accountant. He is experienced in advising his clients on business structures, accountancy and taxation matters. He has also been praised by clients for his vision, delivering innovative solutions to business challenges and restructuring organisations to maximise financial benefits.
His leisure interests include swimming, playing badminton and reading books.
Zubair Qadir ACCA | MBA | ACIEA
Zubair joined us in 2014 as an Accounts Senior. He has experience in accounts, tax, payroll and advisory departments. Zubair has also an impressive background in the digital accounting environment and brings to the firm a set of skills that will add value to our clients. He is well versed and a trainer of the software products like Sage, VT, QuickBooks, Payroll Manager and Tax Cal.
He is an Associate Member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Chartered Institute of Educational Assessors (CIEA). He holds two University degrees one from University of Wales (Prifysgol Cymru) an MBA in Accountancy & Finance and the other from Riphah International University Islamabad (Pakistan) a B.Com in Commerce & Finance (Gold Medallist).
His interests and hobbies include going to the gym, travelling, music and he is a keen Arsenal fan and a good table tennis player.
Muhammad Saad Ali CAT| BSc Hons | ACCA( finalist)
Saad is an enthusiastic, dedicated Accountant with solid skills and experience in reporting, analysis, forecasting and management. A forward thinking individual, determined and resourceful in getting results and able to communicate concisely at all levels.
He is a motivational leader who enjoys being part of a successful and productive team and able to demonstrate the highest levels of motivation and organisation required meeting tight deadlines.
Quick to grasp new ideas, concepts and work onto own initiative to develop innovative and creative solutions to problems. A consistently high performer and positive influencer even in the most pressurised environments, thriving on challenges where real initiative and lateral thinking is required.
Interested in gym training and playing squash thereby striking pivotal work-life balance to sustain focused quality work.
Hafiz Rizwan ACCA, MSc (Business and Management)
Hafiz Rizwan is an experienced Accountant who qualified as a Chartered Certified Accountant. He specialises in tax and accounts work for a wide range of commercial entities including Groups. He is also part of the firm’s team looking after Academies, charities and not for profit organisations.
In addition to his Tax Work, Hafiz is also a member of the Tax Direct Corporate Finance team working on business valuations, acquisitions and disposals.
Ewa Ligenza AAT (Finalist)
Accounts Semi Senior
Ewa joined us in 2011, having previously worked for small and medium sized local firms of accountants since leaving university in 2004. Ewa provides valuable support to business start-ups and owner-managed businesses. She has a wide range of knowledge in all aspects of personal taxation, including individuals, sole traders and partnerships, together with knowledge and experience in payroll.
Ewa has completed her master degree in International Trade from Cracow University of Economics, Poland and now studying AAT in London. She also speaks Polish language.
In her spare time, Ewa is an outdoors type, enjoying walking in the countryside and visiting places of historical or cultural significance.
Accounts Semi Senior
Svetlana is dedicated, diligent and entrepreneurial person who combines a strong academic background in Business Management. Her expertise cover the provision of client management services, including book-keeping, management accounts and VAT, along with practical advice and training on the application of computerised accounting systems.
She has a vast amount of knowledge and experience to ensure that the whole team is heading in the right direction.
She gained a BA degree from University of National & World Economy, Sofia, Bulgaria and BA (Hons) degree from Middlesex University, London.
She can speak Bulgarian, Serbian, Macedonian and Russian.
Away from work she enjoys travelling, socializing and meeting new people
Assad Irfan MSc IT Security
Assad Irfan is a talented and experienced IT professional. He has more than twelve years of experience in information security, compliance & governance on his credit. He specialises in information security policies, risk management, ISO 27001 compliance & business continuity and disaster recovery management.
Assad’s professional accreditations include ISO 27001 Lead Auditor and ISO 9001:2000 Lead Auditor from BSI Management Systems. He holds master degree in Information Technology Security from University of Westminster, London. He is also qualified EC – Council Certified Security Analyst (ECSA) V4.
Ahmad Gardazee BSc | ACMA
Ahmad has 16 years experience in Management accounts, Cash flow forecasting, Budgeting and Project accounting. He is versatile team member who can work effectively and independently in challenging environment. He can effectively manage client issues. He is consistently successful in meeting strict deadlines and problem solving. He is capable in capturing bottom line reductions through process redesign, productivity improvement and operations quality enhancement.
Ahmad has vast experience of using different accounting softwares and he always gives prompt advice to clients to choose appropriate systems. His client range is from Manufacture, Wholesaler, and retailer to large leisure centers.
In his spare time, Ahmad enjoys sports, reading, travelling, and the outdoors.
Shebab Arif BA, MSc
A career spanning over 10 years in various industry sectors including the likes of HMRC, Companies House and the NHS, Shebab has gained a valuable insight into in the accountancy and finance profession. Shebab has a degree in Accountancy & Law as well as a Masters degree in Management & Finance.
He has worked predominately in private practice where he gained a wealth of experience. He has a fantastic relationship with clients founded on the key principles of mutual trust, respect and transparency.
Being the Managing Director of his own family business Shebab can relate to the demands and struggles of running a successful business in today economic climate and actively advises business owners on good corporate strategy and change management. He is managing our Birmingham branch very successfully.
In his spare time, he enjoys going to the gym, watching movies, keeping active by playing badminton but most of all he loves spending time with his family.
Syed Kashif Zafar MBA | FCCA | FCMA
Kashif is qualified professional accountant with hands on experience in large organizations. He has diversified experience in Financial and management reporting from supervising statutory audit to financial planning & budgeting. He also has expertise in IAS and IFRS.
Kashif develops systems and procedures to ensure the efficient and effective management of the client’s finances. He is experienced team member who works with businesses of all sizes, building long-term relationships with our clients by offering a personal and friendly service. In his free time he enjoys time with his family and reading.