Muhammad Bilal Sarwar
Cellular: +92-333-3274439 House # R-41(St-9/A), Sector 15-B,
Home: +92-21-36994651 Buffer Zone, North Karachi,
Email: email@example.com Karachi 75850, Pakistan.
Objective : To lead the organization being the strategic partner of the top
management of the organization.
Professional The Institute of Chartered Accountants England and Wales, UK Present
Qualifications : Chartered Accountant (CA) – Advance Stage Student
03 papers to qualify
The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK 2010
The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, UK 2007
Certified Accounting Technician (CAT)
Academic Karachi University, Pakistan 2009
Qualifications : Bachelors of Commerce (B.Com)
Karachi Board of Intermediate, Pakistan 2006
Karachi Board, Pakistan 2004
Experience : Grant Thornton AASR Pakistan, Karachi January 2010 to Present
Audit Semi Senior
Business Assurance Services
Association with the firm helped accumulate exposure in all the business sectors.
Few of the external audits which extensively assisted me in grooming my abilities
are as follows:
- Pakistan International Airline (PIA),
- Speed (Pvt.) Ltd - Nike’s Sole distributor,
- Metropolitan Steel,
- National Insurance Company Limited (NICL),
- Pearl Continental (PC) Hotels,
- Karachi Port Trust (KPT), and
- Sigma Motors.
Active involvement in designing annual audit plans, assign audits to staff and
Plan and execute statutory and forensic audit, develop the audit strategy.
Perform analytical procedures so as to determine the reasonableness of the
financial statements' assertions.
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Muhammad Bilal Sarwar
Conduct risk assessment by making business analysis of company's and its
accounting and internal control systems, evaluate and report control weaknesses,
and make appropriate report findings to the Board of Directors and senior
Review management and financial systems, procedures and controls including
evaluation of its adequacy and effectiveness.
Identify and evaluate significant exposure to the company and
recommendations on the improvement of risk management and control systems.
Achievements : Cleared all Fundamental level papers (in ACCA) in First attempt.
Promoted from ‘Audit Assistant’ to “Audit Semi Senior”
Strengths : Demonstrated ability to effectively plan, coordinate and meet deadlines of multiple
Noted for positive rapport with coworkers and clients.
Creative, Self Starter & Change Agent.
A team player and a strong leader, capable of integrating with and developing effective
IT Skills : MS Office 2007
Pentana Checker (IFRS Checklist)
GT Voyager (audit tool by Grant Thornton)
Training : GT Horizon, IFRS and ISA – By Grant Thornton AASR Pakistan, held at ICAP, Karachi.
A Workshop on Grant Thornton's 'audit methodology', ‘International Financial Reporting
Standards (IFRS)’ and ‘International Standards of Auditing (ISA)’.
Available : Immediately.
Relocate : Free to relocate as per job requirements.
Reference : Will be furnished upon request.
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