Khalifa holds a Bachelor degree in Accounting from Dubai Men’s College and is a Certified Fraud Examiner. He has vast amount of experience in dealing with government sector and has managed a portfolio of high risk/complex federal entities, mainly focusing on the development of a risk management process for the UAE federal bodies and assessing potential risks for the financial audit purpose, in accordance with the International Standards on Auditing.
He has dealt with agencies like Emirates Identity Authority (EIDA), Emirates Development Bank (EDB), Emirates Real Estate Corporation (EREC), Federal Transport Authority Land & Maritime (FTA), Zakat Fund (ZF) , Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation ( MOFA ) , Emirates Diplomacy Academy ( EDA ) etc to name a few.
Vishal has more than 20 years of auditing, accounting, consulting experience, having worked at managerial level with reputed organizations such as Ernst and Young, Zurich Insurance and other multinational companies.
Vishal is a Chartered Accountant from India and has also earned his Diploma in Information System Audit (DISA) and is a UAE VAT expert from ICAI, India. Vishal is a self-motivated innovator with a record of success in leading teams by example and establishes a professional work environment based on respect and values.