Consultant Partner


Consultant Partner


Abdul Elah Al Hasso (Mr. Abdul Elah)


Academic Qualifications

London University B Sc. (Honours) Accounting & Finance.  

Professional Qualifications

Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA).

Fields of Experience

Internal Audit:

Abdul Elah held the positions of Head of Internal & Management Audit at ADCO (Abu Dhabi Company for Onshore Oil Operations) for 10 years. He headed a team of professional auditors to write a Manual of Internal Audit for ADCO which he subsequently expanded to cover the ADNOC Group of companies. Abdul Elah was responsible for introducing computer assisted Internal Audit procedure to the ADNOC Group. He was a member of the ADCO Management Audit Committee responsible for the preparation and implementation of the 3 year Audit Plan reporting the audit findings to the Management Audit Committee and to the Shareholders’ semi-annual meeting of the Shareholders Finance Committee.    

Business Valuation:

Abdul Elah was the lead negotiator in the amalgamation of two Pepsi bottling and distribution companies in the western region in Saudi Arabia; his company valuation and negotiation expertise were instrumental in bringing the deal to a successful conclusion.

Industrial Management

Abdul Elah managed a $100 million glass manufacturing plant in Jebel Ali Free Zone for 12 years. The plant manufactured container glass for the domestic and international markets with an annual turnover of $50 million. The plant was subsequently sold to a publicly quoted company. 

Personal Info

Birth Date: 19 September 1944.

Places Lived: Iraq, England, UAE, Saudi Arabia, Australia.

Traits: organised, methodical, punctual, timely, reliable.

Interests: reading, astronomy, photography, gardening.