Ghulam Raza Bhojani
Raza joined Abu Dhabi Finance (ADF) in 2009. As the Chief Financial Officer of the company he oversees the Finance, Procurement, IT & Collections functions. His key responsibilities include supporting the CEO in driving the company’s strategy, managing financial reporting and liquidity risk management, and supervising IT infrastructure and solutions. He is also responsible for Information Security and maintaining the quality of the company’s portfolio.
During his time at ADF, Raza has been instrumental in negotiating commercial funding facilities for the company and implementing two core lending systems. He also oversaw the automation of an IFRS accounting solution for mortgage loans using the Oracle system, for which Abu Dhabi Finance was awarded the ‘Best Use of Technology Award’ by Banker Middle East. In 2015, Raza received the ‘Young CFO of the Year’ award by CFO Middle East.
Prior to joining ADF, Raza spent 9 years in Finance, Audit and Advisory roles at United Bank Limited Middle East and PricewaterhouseCoopers. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant from Pakistan, Fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants from the UK and a member of the Certified Practicing Accountant, Australia.