Mr. Jassim Hassan Abdulaal
A recognized leader in the field of audit and business assurance services, advisory and corporate legal services, Mr Jassim Hassan Yusuf Abdulaal (Fellow Chartered Accountant) is a Bahrain-born Chartered Accountant. Holding over 30 years of experience, he has broad knowledge in the international as well as domestic industry verticals and his geography spans across the UK and MENA region. Mr Abdulaal is the Managing Partner of Grant Thornton Bahrain, a leading accounting and professional services firm, since 2006. He was Partner in BDO, leading the Assurance Services for two years up to 2003. Prior to that, he was the Director in PriceWaterhouseCoopers. He also served as a Member of Parliament in the Kingdom of Bahrain for four years, from 2002 to 2006, acting as Chairman and Vice-Chairman of the Finance & Economic Committee. From 1990 to 1995, he worked with Coopers & Lybrand in the United Kingdom, where he gained extensive experience in audit and special projects on both growing businesses and large blue chip clients. Mr Abdulaal has been a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) since 1994.