Kurian Kuriakose

Managing Partner for Morison Menon Chartered Accountants & Partners, Doha, Qatar and Chairman of Morison Menon Chartered Accountants & Partners LLC, a Qatar Financial Centre licensed audit and consulting firm in Doha, Qatar. Over 30 years of experience in Audit, Finance and Consultancy functions. Currently serving as the Board Member for Qatar Chapter of Institute of Internal Auditors; Past Treasurer for Indian Business & Professional Network, Doha Qatar; former Chairman of the Qatar Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Industry Experience

Financial Institutions and Banks, Manufacturing and industrial companies, Airlines, Car Rentals, Public distribution systems, Airport handling, Aviation College, Dealership Transport vehicles, Food distribution, Petroleum services sector, Trading companies, Retailers, Distribution agencies, Road Transports , Professional Service providers.

Domain experience

Audit, Internal Audits, Feasibility Studies, Market Studies, Mergers and Acquisitions, Business Valuation

Firm description

Morison Menon Chartered Accountants & Partners (MME) is licensed by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce to provide professional services including Audit, Internal Audit, Accounting & Accounting Supervision, and tax compliance services in the State of Qatar. We are a team of 30 plus professionals in Qatar with experience in all our service offerings.

Our group is an independent member of the Morison KSi, which has worldwide comprising of Chartered Accountants, Lawyers and Business Consultants. Morison KSi is present in 88 countries with 375 offices and employs 8990 plus professional staff with annual fee income over USD 1 Billion.

The team of professionals and consultants employed by the group are drawn from diverse sectors of the industry and offer professional assurance/advisory services including Financial Audits, Accounting, Consulting, IT and HR & BPO services.

Kurian Kuriakose

Managing Partner for Morison Menon Chartered Accountants & Partners, Doha, Qatar and Chairman of Morison Menon Chartered Accountants & Partners LLC, a Qatar Financial Centre licensed audit and consulting firm in Doha, Qatar. Over 30 years of experience in Audit, Finance and Consultancy functions. Currently serving as the Board Member for Qatar Chapter of Institute of Internal Auditors; Past Treasurer for Indian Business & Professional Network, Doha Qatar; former Chairman of the Qatar Chapter of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India.

Industry Experience

Financial Institutions and Banks, Manufacturing and industrial companies, Airlines, Car Rentals, Public distribution systems, Airport handling, Aviation College, Dealership Transport vehicles, Food distribution, Petroleum services sector, Trading companies, Retailers, Distribution agencies, Road Transports , Professional Service providers.

Domain experience

Audit, Internal Audits, Feasibility Studies, Market Studies, Mergers and Acquisitions, Business Valuation

Firm description

Morison Menon Chartered Accountants & Partners (MME) is licensed by the Ministry of Economy and Commerce to provide professional services including Audit, Internal Audit, Accounting & Accounting Supervision, and tax compliance services in the State of Qatar. We are a team of 30 plus professionals in Qatar with experience in all our service offerings.

Our group is an independent member of the Morison KSi, which has worldwide comprising of Chartered Accountants, Lawyers and Business Consultants. Morison KSi is present in 88 countries with 375 offices and employs 8990 plus professional staff with annual fee income over USD 1 Billion.

The team of professionals and consultants employed by the group are drawn from diverse sectors of the industry and offer professional assurance/advisory services including Financial Audits, Accounting, Consulting, IT and HR & BPO services.

Salman Mahmood

Salman has been in the legal profession since 1996 and has extensive experience in the energy sector of Pakistan.

His practice with the firm focuses on oil and gas business, commercial contracts, agencies, media, intellectual and industrial property, telecommunications, hospitality industry, project finance and engineering, procurement and construction.

He advises a diverse range of corporate and institutional clients in the areas of dispute management and negotiations, public tenders and awards, human resources management and contract drafting and negotiations.

Salman has an LLB degree from University of Punjab in Pakistan and an LLM degree in Commercial and Corporate Law from the University of London in the United Kingdom.

He is licensed as an Advocate of the High Court by the Punjab Bar Council in Pakistan.

He is fluent in Urdu and English.

Sultan Al-Abdulla & Partners:

We aim to provide clients with comprehensive legal support for their business activities in Qatar. Our firm is recognised for its strong practice and it ranks among the top law firms in Qatar in the principle areas of law.

Our social responsibility mission and strategy is to provide high quality legal services to our clients and engage in active community involvement.

Sultan Al-Abdulla & Partners is actively participating in programmes like mentoring and externship programmes with the College of Law in the Qatar University. We are aiding legal talents to help prepare the new generation of Qatari legal professionals to help them cope with requirements of the present market needs.

Sultan Al-Abdulla & Partners has clients from many different industry sectors. Our client base has grown significantly and includes both established businesses looking to increase market share and new market entrants, multinational corporations, growing national and international companies turning to us for our expertise and legal assistance.

Robert A. Hager

Robert Hager represents clients in a wide range of infrastructure and technology matters, including telecommunication ventures, transportation infrastructure development, real estate development, privatizations, and public-private partnerships in the Middle East, West Africa, Europe, the Pacific Islands, and the United States

Robert has served as counsel to governments, private companies, developers, lenders, borrowers, suppliers, engineering, and construction firms in projects and transactions finance supported by the World Bank, International Finance Corporation, the Export-Import Bank of the United States, and other international lending institutions.

As part of his regular responsibilities, Robert has prepared and negotiated joint venture agreements, financing documents, sponsor guarantees, engineering and procurement contracts, construction and consulting agreements, technical services agreements, supply agreements, operations and maintenance agreements, and host country enabling decrees.

In addition to his international experience, Robert has worked on a wide range of U.S. transactions including the private placement of equity and debt securities, mergers, acquisitions, the formation of new companies, and complex transactions involving the sales of good and services, technology transfer, and the protection of intellectual property.

Robert is the founding chairman of the American Chamber of Commerce in Qatar.

 

Squire Patton Boggs:

We combine sound legal counsel with a deep knowledge of our clients’ businesses to resolve their legal challenges. We care about the quality of our services, the success of our clients and the relationships that are forged through those successes.

Breadth and Depth

Our client base spans every type of business, both private and public, worldwide. We advise a diverse mix of clients, from Fortune 100 and FTSE 100 corporations to emerging companies and from individuals to local and national governments. In the private sector, we provide the full range of legal advice required to implement practical strategies and resolve disputes. In the public sector, we counsel governments on privatization of whole industries and on establishment of regulatory systems under which new private businesses can compete. We also serve the regional needs of the countries and cities we call home.

Whatever is needed, we are able to deliver the seamless cross-practice, cross-border and industry-specific support that clients require for success in today’s competitive markets.

Client Focus

Clients expect knowledge of their business as well as high-quality legal skills from their law firms. Our combination of legal and industry experience allows us to better analyze client requirements and develop the right approach for the matter at hand. Clients receive tested insight and guidance from a team that understands their needs and is able to offer tailored solutions.

We are dedicated to our clients’ success, and their satisfaction shows it. We continue to advise successor organizations of clients that we represented at our formation some 120 years ago.

Business Has No Borders

With offices in 21 countries on five continents, our global legal practice is in the markets where our clients do business. We also have strong working relationships with independent firms in Europe and Latin America.

Our extensive practice and industry knowledge is shared via one of the most robust technology platforms in the legal business, as well as ongoing rotation of lawyers to our offices around the world. In addition, we apply knowledge- and project-management tools to implement continual business process improvements and enhance the value of our legal services.

Outstanding Value

We emphasize quality, efficiency and alignment with client goals as core standards to improve continually our service delivery and the value of what we do for our clients. We encourage and manage processes and tools to improve pricing models, training and resource optimization, knowledge management and more, all centered on our core focus – delivering the services our clients want, when and where they want them and with the value they deserve.