Malik Mirza

Senior Consultant

FCA, FCCA

Trainings, Certifications, Memberships

  • IFC Certified/ World Bank Trainer
  • Train the Trainer Certification from USAID
  • Certified Expert in Microfinance from School of Frankfurt
  • Chartered Institute of Management Accountant (CIMA) – UK
  • Certified Instructional Designer from IFC – World Bank Group: To design and develop trainings for SME sector
  • Certified Toast Master
  • BRAC Pakistan – Financial Analysis for a profitable branch
  • Participated in three weeks extensive international microfinance training program held at Turin, Italy (ILO Training Centre) organized by Boulder Institute of Micro Finance, one of the world renowned financial sector training institute. Training included courses related to management concentration track in the field of microfinance covering topics related to risk management, lending methodologies, financial analysis, micro-insurance, micro-leasing etc.
  • Successfully completed three weeks toast masters’ speaking and presentation workshops at London, UK

Experience

  • Chartered Accountant & Chartered Certified Accountant with over 16 years of finance, business and strategy management consultancy and training / teaching experience.
  • Worked as part of the international team reviewing and assessing provision of World Bank’s grant for SESRP
  • Developed comprehensive trainee and trainers’ manual on financial management comprising of fourteen chapters for six days workshop conducted through the Academy of Education Planning & Management, Pakistan for the Education Managers from Sind & Baluchistan provinces.
  • Development of Financial Procedures Manual. The manual covered all areas of finance related to comprehensive accounting for exploration and development phases, petroleum concession agreements, joint ventures, gas pricing agreements
  • Conducted Diagnostic system review of the operations of the organization at Afghanistan and Pakistan. Provided recommendation for improvement in organizational setup and implementation strategy for the same.
  • Managing Director - Finman group
  • Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary- U Microfinance Bank Limited
  • General Manager Finance- Transworld Associates (Private) Ltd
  • Head of Finance & Company Secretary - The First MicroFinance Bank Ltd
  • Audit Manager - Pakistan Tobacco Company (PTC)
  • Assistant Manager - PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)

Area of Expertise

  • Train the trainers
  • Communication Skills
  • Finance for non-finance managers for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs)
  • Accounting and Book keeping for SMEs
  • SME Financing
  • Finance for non-financial journalists
  • Effective time management
  • Effective communication skills
  • Time Management for Management Development Program of Tourism Promotion Services
  • Financial management
  • Improving Livelihood and Enterprise Development (ILED)
  • Financial analysis
  • ‘Are you in Control’