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Sarwat N.

South Asia Head of Finance and Risk at Adam Smith International



A proactive and results-driven ACCA-UK member and Chartered Accountant -Finalist, having 9+ years of professional experience, including working with Ernst & Young, Development Alternatives Incorporation (DAI Europe) and Adam Smith International (ASI - UK). 5+ years development sector experience. Proficient in handling finance function entailing strategy, business plans,supply chain management, fiduciary risk management and MIS reporting. Proven ability to improve operations, impact business growth & maximize profits through contributions in financial management, cost reductions & systems improvements. Experienced in conceptualizing and implementing financial policies and procedures including working capital management, internal financial controls, project financing and costing. Recognized as a hands-on, expert problem solver who can rapidly resolve cross functional business process problems, formulate strategic plans and implement changes. Countries for development sector experience: • Pakistan • Nepal • Myanmar • Timor Leste • Ghana • Liberia


  • development
  • finance
  • financial services
  • monitoring / evaluation
  • private sector development
  • pakistan
  • nepal
  • ghana
  • liberia
  • myanmar
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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