Background and experience
Prior to joining the Group in June 2019, Waqas spent over eight years as an Audit and Assurance Manager at KPMG in Luxembourg. His responsibilities included managing audits, establishing the team’s audit and review approach, and leading audits for a large private equity asset manager with funds in multiple jurisdictions. Waqas also worked closely with the leadership team on initiatives designed to encourage greater collaboration between senior management and staff, and led various technical accounting training programmes.
Before his time with KPMG, Waqas worked at PwC in Luxembourg for nearly two years, managing and planning audits for a portfolio of clients.
- Fellow of the Associate of Chartered Certified Accountants
- Degree in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University
Outside of the office
Waqas has a passion for badminton and snooker, occasionally plays golf, and regularly watches cricket and football. He enjoys travelling with friends and family, exploring different cultures and sampling world cuisine.
When time allows, Waqas is involved in charitable work with various Luxembourg-based charities.