Ali Jawad elected as the Board Member of BDO EMEA (Europe Middle East and Africa) from the Middle East

April 14, 2014 11:15 am

The CEO of BDO in Bahrain has been elected by the Managing Partners of the BDO Middle East as a Board Member of BDO EMEA (Europe Middle East & Africa).

As a Board member of BDO EMEA, Ali Jawad shall be attending and representing BDO Middle East at the BDO EMEA Board meetings.

“I am honored and grateful to have the managing partners in the Middle East region choose me to represent BDO member firms from the Middle East at the BDO EMEA Board,” said Ali Jawad, CEO of BDO in Bahrain.

“I believe that the member firms in the region have shown wise judgment in electing Ali Jawad as my successor,” said outgoing Board member Mr Jawad Habib. “His experience as CEO of a very successful local firm provides him with valuable insight and experience for his new role and I am sure that he will help the regional member firms to new levels of success.”

Ali Jawad has extensive and diverse career background in the areas of auditing, business advisory and corporate legal services. Ali Jawad joined BDO in 2005 and since then he has been active in supporting the management in running the organisation and holding the responsibility for leading the auditing and business advisory services.

He has succeeded in achieving prosperity and success of the units he is handling. He has been actively involved in the establishment and management of unique ventures and in developing a strategic action plan for BDO in Bahrain, Oman and Qatar.

BDO International is a worldwide network of public accounting firms, called BDO Member Firms. Each BDO Member Firm is an independent legal entity in its own country. The combined fee income of all the BDO Member Firms, including the members of their exclusive alliances, was $6.45 billion in 2013. The global network has more than 1,264 offices in 144 countries, and more than 56,000 partners and staff provide advisory services throughout the world.

Note to editors BDO in Bahrain ( is one of the largest professional firms in Bahrain for auditing, business advisory and corporate support services. As a member of BDO International Limited, a UK company limited by guarantee, BDO in Bahrain forms part of the international BDO network of independent member firms.

BDO is the brand name for the BDO International network and for each of the BDO Member Firms.

Pankaj Nallur
Administration Manager
Bahrain 36953007