KPMG in Kuwait
Prior to becoming a Partner at KPMG Safi Al-Mutawa & Partners, Dr Al-Qenae was a Partner and co-founder of Wafra Auditing Dr Al-Qenae was an Assistant Professor of the Accounting Department at Kuwait University from 2000 to January 2011 Member of the Kuwaiti Accountants and Auditors Association, Head of Training Committee :2001 to 2005 Chairman of Kuwaiti Association of Accountants & Auditors for 2011. Financial Consultant for Kuwaiti Holding Company from 2003 to 2005 Member of Tax Appeal Committee - Ministry of Finance, Tax Department from 2003-2005 Director of Student Training Centre and Alumni from 2000 to 2003 Tax Inspector from 1988 to 1992 Assistant Branch Manager of Gulf Bank from 1987 to 1988 Member of the British Accounting Association, UK Member of the steering group committee
Dr Al-Qenae has significant experience advising large multinationals on tax related matters.
He brings to clients the benefits of his experience of having worked with the Department of Income Taxes in Kuwait.
This experience provides him with a deep understanding of the needs of the tax authorities in the Middle East and strong credibility in negotiations with them, He has had many articles published in leading academic journals in Kuwait and Gulf region.
Dr Al-Qenae has worked with a wide range of clients with different activities including oil & gas, airlines services, financial services, distribution and retail.