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Mr. Sarmad Azhar, MSA, CFE

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Certified fraud examiner (CFE), Certified Public Accountant (CPA) candidate, and Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS) candidate with an entrepreneurial mindset, a desire for growth, and a solid foundation leading cross-functional teams with highly diverse skill sets.

Hi There! I am Sarmad Ali Azhar, I am a resourceful, highly analytical, and strategically-inclined expert who effectively combines strong accounting, finance, and business skills, analytical problem-solving and exemplary planning capabilities to successfully achieve financial gains and savings.
What make me stand out are my solid skills in providing strategic direction and governance to multiple complex projects simultaneously within a fast-paced, dynamic work environment.
Furthermore, I possess a desire for growth and a solid foundation in managing financial processes, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, and fixed assets.

Employees recognize me for my ability to manage financial budget, analysis, and reporting activities.

I am also adept at optimizing operations through aggressive solutions that increase and align organizations’ strategy, resources, structure, and culture.

Skilled in writing correspondence, providing supporting documents, establishing or updating authorized signers, closing accounts, and several others.

Advanced leadership and analytical skills with extensive experience in gathering, managing and documenting business and functional requirements for small to large scale businesses with Global impact.

While others take pride in meeting all standards set before them: my passion is for delivering service that goes beyond organizational expectations, creating a win-win scenario for everyone involved.

Should you have any questions, feel free to reach out at saazhar@udallas.edu.

Education

University of Dallas
Irving, Texas, United States
Masters of Science, 2019
Accounting
2017 To 2019

University of New Orleans
New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Masters of Science, 2011
Healthcare Management
2010 To 2011

The Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
Bachelor of Science, 2002
Biological Sciences
1998 To 2002

Interests

  • Contract and Procurement Fraud
  • Ethics
  • Financial Institution Fraud
  • Fraud Auditing and Forensic Accounting
  • Fraud Examination/Investigation
  • Fraud Prevention
  • Government/Law Enforcement
  • Healthcare Fraud
  • International Investigations and Global Issues
  • Money Laundering (or AML)
  • Tax Fraud

Job History

Senior Accountant
Garland, TX, United States
October 2020 - present

Senior Accountant - Financial Reporting
Dallas, TX, United States
November 2019 - March 2020