The 1st Mazars Ahmed Tawfik & Co. CPA sporting activity for the month of July 2018. Management and staff enjoyed an exciting bowling game at Qatar Bowling Center
Mazars Qatar Office, Partner for Governance Risk Internal Control, Mr. Hatem Elsafty, delivered a seminar talk on the current status, challenges and the auditors' role in the Industrial Control Systems during the CICS Qatar 2018: The Changing Face of Industrial Control Systems seminars held at the Intercontinental Hotel Doha on the 11th and 12th of April, 2018.
Watch the YouTube videos below covering the full seminar talk of Mr. Hatem Elsafty.
Mazars Qatar Office Partner for Governance Risk Internal Control, Mr. Hatem Elsafty, delivered a lecture on the evolving cyber security threats and techniques to young challenging minds from Carnegie Mellon University of Qatar, followed by Q&A providing the students with career advice on what to expect in the professional field.
Mazars Qatar Office Partner for Governance Risk Internal Control, Mr. Hatem Elsafty delivered lecture at the American Chamber of Commerce Qatar, talking about cyber security and what do senior management need to know and what is the role they need to play within their organisations to manage such significant risk.
More than 80 participants from IMA and IRM members of the Qatar chapters participated in seminar on "Fraud Risk Management in Digital Enterprises" last January 17, 2018, held at Oryx Rotana Hotel - Doha.
Mazars Qatar Office' Partner for Governance Risk Internal Control, Mr. Hatem Elsafty was one of the two guest speakers for the said event.
77 new global CARL Partners joined the growing Mazars family during the annual Mazars CARL Convention held in Berlin, Germany last week (13-15 December 2017).
We would like to specially congratulate Mr. Mohab Samy from the Qatar office for being appointed as a new Partner! This is an amazing milestone in his career and another great development for Mazars Qatar.
Around 1,000 Partners from over 80 Mazars offices attended the event and gathered in unity to reflect on our success this year, discuss about our strategies for 2018 and most importantly, celebrate our integrated partnership. Once again, huge congratulations to our new CARL Partners!
A group of accounting students from Qatar University had their firm visit in our Mazars Qatar office. The purpose of the trip is to help bridge the gap between education and hands-on experience and to appreciate the importance and relevance of what they are learning.
The students were accompanied by Mr. Hatem Elsafty, GRIC partner and Ms. Heba Tawfik, Mazars partner, who gave welcome speech and enlightened students on the culture of living and working in Mazars. Mr. Ahmed Ali, our senior auditor, presented basics on services we provided in Qatar.
All students found the firm visit very helpful, especially now that they will have to consider their future career pathways.
Our IT auditors Mr. Dindo Geron and Mr. Salman Younus delivered a training to our financial auditors about the understanding of IT Environment of clients and how to conduct an IT General Controls (ITGC) Audit, held last November 23, 2017 at Mazars Qatar office. The objective of the training is to provide Financial Auditors with the ability to test ITGC.
Dindo Geron, our IT Manager, explained how to use easy-to-remember passphrase instead of regular, hard-to-remember passwords to improve security during an IT Training conducted at Mazars Qatar Office. Furthermore, topics such such as how to use multi-factor authentication (MFA) techniques and tools were also discussed to create a layered defense and make it more difficult for an unauthorized person to access account such as business email.
Additionally, other topics discussed such as business email Do's and Don'ts; how to be more organized and productive in using the business email.