Hussain Merza holds a B.Sc. in Accounting with Honours and Distinction from the University of Bahrain and is certified from the Charterd Certified Accountants UK (FCCA) and is a Certified Islamic Professional Accountant (CIPA). Mr. Merza has over 15 years of experience in the banking and finance industry with significant exposure to Islamic Investment Banking and back office operations. Mr. Merza has worked in several prestigious organizations such as E&Y where he held the positions of Audit Supervisor and Senior Vice President – Financial Control (CFO) at Liquidity Management Center in which he was responsible for finance, accounting, budgeting and forecasting as well as holding key posts in several management committees. Mr. Merza joined DANAT in March of 2019 as the Director of Finance and Administration and he also looks after all compliance and regulatory matters.