VatMan Gulf’s mission is to provide a VAT-focused service; thus differentiating itself from the majority of firms in the region that take a very general accounting approach.
At VatMan Gulf, we stay well-versed on VAT law developments so that you don’t have to. Our approach goes beyond the standard “set it and forget it” system. We remain connected, ensuring continued VAT monitoring and compliance. We provide a comprehensive service that allows our clients to concentrate on running their businesses, rather than being concerned with VAT issues.
The introduction of VAT means that our clients must be:
- Adequately Knowledgeable about VAT
- Properly Trained for VAT
- Fully Compliant with VAT Law
VatMan Gulf is best positioned to help our clients achieve these objectives.
Meet The CEO - Azeem Zafar
Azeem is a results-driven, dedicated and resourceful professional consultant. He has the ability to develop and strengthen management teams in order to maximise company profitability and efficiency. He is a skilled VAT adviser specialising in areas of implementation and compliance. He possesses a strong financial, taxation, audit and managerial background with senior level international experience and exposure, achieved during a career of over 27 years. He also uses a collaborative approach with excellent presentation and communication skills that engage, motivate and encourage teams to succeed and achieve common goals.
Azeem holds a bachelor’s degree in Management Sciences from the University of Kent at Canterbury in the United Kingdom. He is a qualified VAT Compliance Diploma holder, issued by the prestigious Association of Taxation Technicians (ATT) in the United Kingdom. He is a Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and member of the global Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) based in the US.
After university, Azeem joined Price Waterhouse, in London, where he spent over four years in the audit division but was also able to pursue his interest in taxation and management consultancy with one year secondments to each. This experience and professional foundation proved an asset to Azeem in his 27 years business experience that followed, where he managed the financials and taxation of each business. This period took him on a journey that included the UK, Canada, USA, Pakistan, and UAE; thereby gaining practical experience of a wide range of tax regimes.