KPMG in Pakistan
Mr. Husain Basrai is the Senior Partner of the Firm and in practice for the last 35 years. After completion of part of his training period with Harrison, Son, Hill and Co., (merged with Robson Rhodes), Mr. Basrai joined Peat Marwick Mitchell & Co., London in 1974 and also obtained post qualification experience with Peat Marwick, London. On his return to Pakistan in 1978, he joined Taseer Hadi Khalid & Co. (now KPMG Taseer Hadi & Co) as a Senior Manager. Mr. Basrai also spent two months at the Dubai Office of Peat Marwick in 1979 and was involved on an assignment relating to Arbitration. In January 1981, Mr. Basrai became a Partner of KPMG Taseer Hadi & Co. based at its Karachi office.
He has been involved in audits of large Public and Private Sector organizations in Pakistan as well as abroad. Mr. Basrai has vast and diversified experience of advising companies on various matters relating to income tax, both locally and abroad. He has represented clients on highest forums of Tax Authorities. He has worked on various consultancy assignments relating to establishment of costing and management information system, project studies and feasibility studies, system analysis and operation reviews, profitability studies, executive search and recruitment, pre-investment reviews and other related fields. He also has diversified experience in the field of Public Floatation activities and has been advising clients on overall strategy formulation for public issues and its allied activities. He has contributed various articles in professional journals, and presented papers in various seminars.
Bachelor of Commerce.
Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England & Wales.
Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan.