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Grant Thornton Oman names Tammam al Mughairi as CEO

3 Nov 2020

Abu Timam Grant Thornton, a leading business advisory firm in Oman, announced the appointment of Tammam al Mughairi as the new chief executive officer, who succeeds Nasser al Mugheiry with immediate effect.

Nasser al Mugheiry, who has been with Grant Thornton Oman for over 25 years, will now take on the role of executive chairman of the company, according to a press release.

In his new role, Tammam al Mughairi will be responsible for managing and leading Grant Thornton’s Oman operations. Grant Thornton is respected globally as one of the major global accounting organisationsrecognised by capital markets, regulators and international standards-setting bodies.

Excited about the new appointment, Tammam al Mughairi said, “It is an honour for me to carry forward the brilliant legacy of my predecessor, Nasser al Mugheiry. I would like to express my gratitude to him and to the amazing team at Grant Thornton Oman for trusting me with this responsibility. The workings of this organisation are not new to me and I hope I continue to deliver on our pre-set goals while charting out a new roadmap for the long-term success of Abu Timam. We want to play a significant role in unlocking value in the sultanate’s businesses while helping the people of Oman achieve exponential growth, which is in line with the sultanate’s Vision 2040.”

Tammam al Mughairi comes with a strong experience and has been a partner at Abu Timam Grant Thornton, while being instrumental in driving the organisation’s growth as the deputy chief executive officer for the last two years. He was also the head of advisory and helped grow the firm’s advisory practice, which now accounts for 43 per cent of Grant Thornton Oman’s business.

With over a decade in the field of professional services, Tammam al Mughairi has a rich experience working with leading public and private sector organisations, having led and delivered engagements in external audit, business risk and transaction advisory.

Abu Timam Grant Thornton provides assurance, tax and advisory services to privately held businesses and public interest entities.

 

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