GLOBAL NETWORK UHY has added Saudi firm Abdul Jabber Certified Accountants to its portfolio. The firm will now operate under the UHY branding as UHY Abdul Jabber Certified Accountants and Consultants Office.
Abdul Jabber Certified Accountants was established in 1992. The firm’s head office is based in Jeddah with a branch in Riyadh. The firm provides accounting, audit, tax, consulting and specialised IT services for a portfolio of clients in the private and government sectors.
UHY chair Ladislav Hornan said: “We are delighted Abdul Jabber Certified Accountants and Consultants Office has joined the UHY network extending our coverage and capabilities in the Arabian Peninsula, which plays a critical geopolitical role of the Middle East and the Arab World.
“As a leading producer of oil and natural gas, Saudi Arabia is keen to attract further foreign direct investment supported by the continued diversification efforts focusing on power generation, telecommunications, natural gas exploration, just to name a few. We strongly believe the firm is a very good fit for our network.”
Abdul Jabber managing partner Elsayed Elboussery said: “We expect that being a member of UHY will strengthen our practice and local capabilities providing our current and prospective clients access to leading global assurance, accountancy and business advisors services globally.”
Richard Oddy, Casper Kaars Sijpesteijn and Rory Goldthorpe have been appointed to senior roles in key sectors of high growth, with a further 17 junior and experienced hires
Richard White, Nicola Westbrooke and Richard Ross all join from KPMG, where they oversaw the real estate tax practice
Sheryl Davis joins the firm's High Wycombe office from Barnes Roffe
The appointments have been made across the VAT, audit and international tax teams