Riyas joined Nazer in October 2006, and since then actively supporting the Group’s rapid expansion in various roles. He is acting as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Nazer. Before joining Nazer, Riyas was in the Audit and Advisory field for 10 years with leading professional firms in India and Saudi, including Deloitte.
Riyas took his Bachelors’ degree in Commerce from University of Calicut, and MBA in Finance and Marketing from SMU, India. Chartered Accountant by profession and a Certified Management Accountant, Riyas has various professional certifications from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, ACCA UK, the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Australia, Institute of Financial Consultants Canada and George Washington University, USA. He is also associated with the Institute of Internal Auditors USA and ISACA USA.