Jawad Shafique

Partner, Advisory

KPMG in the United Arab Emirates

Jawad is a Partner with KPMG Deal advisory practice and has been working with KPMG in the UAE since 2007. His main focus has been on M&A financial due diligence, and debt and restructuring advisory, supporting corporates and private equity clients in various sectors across the Middle East and Europe. He has significant experience in the financial services sector, where he worked with clients such as Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank, Citibank, Emirates NBD, First Gulf Bank, HSBC and UAE Ministry of Finance. Jawad recently led the financial due diligence and provision of advisory services to National Bank of Abu Dhabi in connection with their merger with First Gulf Bank to create the largest bank in the MENA region with total assets of more than USD170b.

  • Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)

  • Fellow of ACCA (FCCA)

  • Transaction Services

  • Due Diligence

  • Merger & Acquisition

  • Deal Advisory

  • Financial Services