The global body for professional accountants

ACCA Middle East was formally established in Dubai in 2004 and is part of ACCA’s global network of 92 offices around the world. We support over 3,300 members and more than 11,000 students and affiliates working and studying in the Middle East.

Our mission

  • to improve awareness and recognition of ACCA in the Middle East;
  • to sustain, support and engage our expanding member and student base;
  • to extend tuition options in the region;
  • to be an international accountancy voice in the local markets.

Key activities

  • member and student initiatives;
  • newsletter, website and other communications to stakeholders;
  • on-campus activities at universities and colleges.

ACCA Middle East actively participates in on-campus activities at universities and colleges across the region. While our involvement may vary from campus to campus, ACCA Middle East currently engages in the following activities:

  • attendance at career fairs;
  • presentations.

If you are interested in discussing any of the above offerings for your university or college, email us at for more information.

Our team

Lindsay Degouve de Nuncques
Head of Middle East

Fazeela Gopalani
Head of Education - Middle East

Malek Sarieddine
Regional Business Development Manager

Vana Mastromichali
Marketing Manager – Middle East

Junaid Maqbool
Account Manager – AAA & Corporates

Hamid Khan
Business Relationship Executive

Rashid Ahmed
Business Relationship Executive

Giselle Schellito
Office Manager

Tonzock Agwara
Office Administrator

Last updated: 23 May 2016