KARACHI: The 15th Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) in its first meeting elected office-bearers for the year 2013-14. The Council unanimously elected Naeem Akhtar Sheikh as President of the Institute, Riaz A Rehman Chamdia as Vice President-South and Rashid Ibrahim as Vice President-North.
Naeem Akhtar Sheikh is a fellow member of ICAP. He qualified in 1990, since then he is in professional practice and is a senior Partner in UHY Hassan Naeem & Co, Chartered Accountants. Naeem has been serving in the Council for the last 4 years and was the Vice President North in 2012-13. He also served as Chairman of various Committees i.e. Investigation, CPD, Education & Training etc. During his tenure as Chairman ETCOM the Education Scheme 2013 was initiated. He was also a member of the Northern Regional Committee twice from 1993 to 2001.
Riaz A Rehman Chamdia is a fellow member of ICAP. He qualified in 1993 and presently engaged as Partner in Ernst & Young Ford Rhodes Sidat Hyder, Chartered Accountants. He was elected member of the Southern Regional Committee from 2009-2013 and served as CPD Convener, Honorary Secretary and its Chairman. He has served five years as a member of Accounting and Auditing Standards Committee and also member of Quality Assurance Board.
Rashid Ibrahim is a fellow member of ICAP. He qualified in 1985 and presently serving as a partner of AF Ferguson & Co, Chartered Accountants. He served on various Committees of ICAP. He was a member of Technical Advisory Committee, Education and Training Committee, CPD Committee, Committee on Taxation He also remained Chairman Coordination Committee for Islamabad/ Rawalpindi and Managing Committee of Benevolent Fund for last nine years.