Tiller’s Team Comprises International And Iraqi Experts Whose In-Depth Knowledge Of Iraq Enables Clients To Operate Efficiently And In Compliance With Regulatory Requirements. Key Members Of Our Leadership Team Are Listed Below:
Head of Services
Rana is a specialist in corporate tax, personal income tax, social security, pension contributions and payroll, with over 15 years of experience in Iraq advising clients on these matters. Rana holds a B.Sc. from the College of Engineering of the University of Baghdad, a First Class Honours in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University and is a qualified member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA). She has a MSc in professional accountancy from the University of London. Rana heads the services for Iraq and has been with Tiller since its incorporation.
Sabah holds a Bachelor of Science, Business Administration and Accounting from the American University of Iraq, Sulaimani. for which he was awarded a full scholarship and graduated valedictorian of his class in 2019. Sabah joined Tiller from EY in 2021. Sabah works on PIT and SSPC compliance for several IOC and Service Company accounts.
Ali holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration and has worked as a senior tax consultant for EY and Deloitte since 2018. Prior to that, he worked for a year as a finance associate at Hanwha for engineering and construction. Ali has more than four years of work experience specializing in tax compliance, advisory work, withholding tax and personal income tax in Iraq.
Karwan has over 10 years’ experience in the industry, with previous positions including Lecturer at the Department of Accounting and Finance at the Lebanese French University and as a Lecturer at the Department of Accounting and IT at the University of Cihan. Karwan has also held positions as an Accountant within Iraq. Karwan holds a Masters Degree in Accounting and Finance from the University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom as well as Bachelor’s Degrees in Accounting and in Mathematics, both from the University of Salahaddin.
Head of Accounting
Abdulkareem has more than seven years’ experience as Senior Accountant in the Petroleum sector. He has a bachelor of Business Administration (Accounting) from Arab Open Academy in Denmark and holds an MBA in Management from Must University, USA. Abdulkareem has taken several oil and gas IFRS accounting specialist courses throughout the years and has significant experience in SAP system, joint venture accounting, cash calls, billing statements and reporting to the Ministry of Natural Resources. Abdulkareem oversees all services in relation to NGOs and has worked on audit projects in relation to several grants for nonprofit organizations.
Baghdad Compliance Officer
Marwan is based in Bagdad. He joined Tiller in 2016 and follows up with government offices in Baghdad, including the General Commission for Taxes and the Pension and Social Security Office. Marwan has negotiated and settled personal income taxes and corporate taxes on behalf of our clients.
Abdulrahman is a Junior Associate at Tiller. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and Finance. Abdulrahman has 2 years of experience working in finance and accounting roles and speaks Kurdish, Arabic and English.