Basic Info

Malik Ali

More than 15 years

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Master's Degree

Manager

Work Experience

Country Manager Finance at UPS

Experience Details

Country Manager Finance

Accounting/Finance

Manager

Role:
Monitored both freight forwarding as well as small package/ courier business at UAE level Managed UPS Kuwait, Bahrain and UPS Dubai Gateway Finance & Accounts Strengthened internal controls through self-audits, policies & processes and so on

Highlights:
Played a key role in restructuring of courier business when it was taken over by UPS from Agent in UAE which included: o Integration of F&A department for Freight Forwarding and Courier

o Implementation of UPS global accounting system, Billing System, migration of processes to shared services, management reporting

Track record of strengthening banking processes including reduction of petty cash by 75%, elimination of physical signatories, credit card solutions and so on
Formulated and implemented a complete set of accounting policies for the entire division within six months

Holds the distinction of implementing the Cash flow forecast module and effectively reducing the variance between actual vs forecast cash plus usage of credit cards to get additional average 45 days payment period, improving cash flows by $ 5 Mn, resulting in better cash investment opportunities for Treasury department in London

Efficiently arranged training from overseas experts as well as online trainings, review of performance and allocating additional training for development and improvement, sharing key technical information with team from time to time, conducting team building activities, changing assignments, developing and implementing SOPs etc. Implemented performance enhancement measures like KPIs weekly and monthly trackers for team leaders for AP, AR, Billing, Finance and Accounting team that resulted in improving cash flow by $ 5 Mn plus reduction in cost as well as strengthening of internal controls


Company Details

UPS (multinational)

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

101-500 employees

Logistics and Supply Chain

N/A

Aug 2013 to Jul 2016 (2 years 11 months)
Country Manager Finance and Company Secretary at UPS SCS Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd)

Experience Details

Country Manager Finance and Company Secretary

Accounting/Finance

Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)

N/A


Company Details

UPS SCS Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd)

Karachi, Pakistan

51-100 employees

Logistics and Supply Chain

N/A

Oct 2010 to Jul 2013 (2 years 9 months)
CFO & Company Secretary at Aga Khan Health Services

Experience Details

CFO & Company Secretary

Accounting/Finance

Senior Management (e.g. VP, CEO)

N/A


Company Details

Aga Khan Health Services

Pakistan

More than 1000 employees

Healthcare and Medical Services

N/A

Jun 2004 to Oct 2010 (6 years 4 months)
Manager Budget & Accounts at State Life Insurance Corporation of Pakistan

Experience Details

Manager Budget & Accounts

Accounting/Finance

Manager

N/A


Company Details

State Life Insurance Corporation of Pakistan

Pakistan

More than 1000 employees

Insurance

N/A

Apr 1996 to May 2004 (8 years 1 month)

Education

Master in Commerce in Finance

Education Details

Master in Commerce

Finance

University of Karachi, Pakistan

B / Very Good / 75 - 85%

Finance Accounting Management Marketing Statistics

N/A

University of Karachi
1993 - 1994

Certifications

ACCA
Jan 2001

Certificate details

ACCA

Jan 2001

N/A

N/A

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ACCA

N/A

CIMA
Jan 2003

Certificate details

CIMA

Jan 2003

N/A

N/A

N/A

CIMA,UK

N/A

FCMA
Jul 1994

Certificate details

FCMA

Jul 1994

N/A

N/A

N/A

ICMAP

N/A

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Profile Skills and Keywords

ACCAAccountingAnalyticalBusiness-orientedCFO & Company SecretaryCIMACountry Manager FinanceCountry Manager Finance And Company SecretaryEnglishFCMAFinanceFinance & AccountsHealthcare And Medical ServicesInitiativeInsuranceLogistics And Supply ChainManager Budget & AccountsProblem SolverRestructuring, Integration & System ImplementationsTeachingTeam PlayerTo Add ValueUPSUrdu

Self-assesed Skills

Languages

English

English

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Urdu

Urdu

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

: Fluent

Fields of Expertise

Finance & Accounts

Finance & Accounts

: Expert

: Extreme - I love it!

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More than 7 years

Restructuring, Integration & system implementations

Restructuring, Integration & system implementations

: Advanced

: Extreme - I love it!

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1-3 years

Teaching

Teaching

: Intermediate

: Extreme - I love it!

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1-3 years

Key Skills

Analytical, Business-oriented, Initiative, Problem Solver, Team Player

Online Presence

https://www.linkedin.com/in/malik-nizar-ali-873994118?trk=nav_responsive_tab_profile

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