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Marryam Yasir

Adjunct Faculty

LinkedIn Profile


  • Chartered Accountant from ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales) – Qualified in May 2022
  • MBA in Accounts and Finance from Edinburgh Business School (Heriot-Watt University, Dubai campus) – Graduated with Distinction in 2015
  • Financial Management Diploma from Szabist University – July 2013
  • Fellow of the ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants - UK), Distinction – Qualified in December 2006
  • Economics
  • Accounting & Finance
  • A specialist at teaching UK taxation, ensuring that the concepts of Income Tax, Corporation Tax, Capital gains tax, VAT and details of tax administration are communicated effectively to the students
  • Enabling the students to comprehend UK Law. Experienced in teaching the various nuances of Contract Law, Employment law, Tort law, Criminal Law and Company law to students and enabling them to pass the exam with flying colours.
  • A specialist at teaching Business Technology and Finance, wherein topics like Cryptocurrency, Data Security, Data breach, Big Data, Porter’s five forces, Pestle etc. were taught in detail.
  • Conducting lectures on Assurance and covering in-depth analysis of Tests of Controls, Tests of details and other audit procedures.
  • Holding lectures on Accounting and conducting lectures on the various adjustment of Income statements, Balance sheets and Cashflows, balancing T accounts and creating suspense accounts, to name a few.
  • Focused on training Emiratis as part of the Emiratisation drive in the UAE
  • Ensuring that students are easily able to comprehend the various principles and topics in the professional qualifications

Academic experience

  • Phoenix Financial Training Centre - ACCA Lecturer (January 2011 – August 2012)
  • Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology - Dubai campus - MBA and BBA Lecturer (September 2012 – 2014)
  • DSR Professional Training - ICAEW and ACCA Trainer (August 2014 – August 2022)
  • Manipal University - Dubai - Adjunct Faculty- BBA and MBA global program (March 2022 – Current)
  • S.P. Jain University - Dubai - Adjunct Faculty- MBA global program (September 2022– Current)


Ernst & Young
Senior Auditor (August 2006 – December 2010)


  • Ensured that the client’s financial statements were in compliance with the UAE and various regulatory bodies’ regulations.
  • Verified the client controls over the critical area of cash flows, sales, purchases, and inventory are operating effectively during the planning audit.
  • Analysed the reliance or non-reliance on the IT infrastructure of the client by testing the various applications used in the normal course of the business.
  • Carried out a wide range of substantive procedures on the various accounts in the Income statement as well as the Balance sheet in accordance with International Standards for Audit (ISA).
  • Documented the findings and proceedings of the planning, interim and final stages of the audit and reported to the Manager for the job.
  • Drafted the financial statements in accordance with the UAE companies’ Law, the IFRS/US GAAP.
  • Led, guided, and trained assigned interns and associates
  • Prepared the staff to deal with various documentation and client-dealing aspects of the audit.
  • Handled independent jobs and attended to client issues to meet contracted deliverables on time.


  • Member of ACCA and ICAEW