Mr. Adnan Akeel is a senior consultant with Meirc Training & Consulting. He holds a bachelor in accounting from Yarmouk University in Jordan and a master in business administration with a specialization in finance from Hult International Business School. Adnan is a certified public accountant (CPA) licensed by the Illinois state board of accountancy, a certified management accountant (CMA), a certified finance manager (CFM), and a certified six sigma green belt. Adnan is also a certified Microsoft Excel expert, certified corporate financial planning & analysis professional (FP&A) and certified in international financial reporting (ACCA). He is a member of the USA institute of management accountants (IMA) and of the Jordanian association of certified public accountants (JACPA).
With over 20 years of professional diversified experience in the Middle East, Adnan held senior corporate positions including chief financial officer, finance director, director of budgeting and reporting, corporate finance manager, financial controller, accounting manager, chief accountant and senior auditor. Adnan’s industry experience is rich and diversified and includes public and private investments, contracting, telecommunications, food & beverage, sports, jewellery and luxury goods, real estate development, hospitality as well as banking and external audit. During his career Adnan worked with a number of leading international and regional corporations such as PepsiCo, Arthur Andersen, Dubai Holding, Jordan Telecom Group, Arab Bank, Alfardan Group, HAMG, and Marya Development and Real Estate Investment. Prior to joining Meirc, Adnan was the finance director for Arabtec Holding as well as the acting CFO for Arabtec Properties where he was responsible for special projects such as corporate finance and restructuring, business performance and mergers & acquisitions.
As a subject matter expert in accounting and finance with a long practical experience, Adnan has been, since joining Meirc, offering training courses and consulting services in the fields of financial and managerial accounting, accounts receivable and accounts payable management, consolidated financial statements, financial analysis, financial modeling, business valuations, Microsoft Excel as well as internal control and audit. In addition, Adnan has hands-on expertise in the fields of budgeting and reporting, treasury and cash management, international financial reporting standards (IFRS), and implementation of enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems and business intelligence tools.