The success of an accounting firm depends upon how well it understands the needs of its client and how competently and efficiently it meets those needs.
We are committed to developing a relationship with each of our clients that will foster an understanding of their needs and above all, to maintaining the highest accounting and ethical standards of our profession.

The firm was established in 1997 by three ex-partners with coopers and Lybrand with experiences of more than 20 years in big five accounting and consulting firms. At the beginning of year 2001, El Shibini & co. to become the Egyptian international consulting groups (EICG).

The firm has a working force of five partners and over 30 experienced professionals in various fields of accounting, marketing, Human Resources, taxation, law and finance.

Egyptian International Consulting Group is a member of a legal & Accounting Network World wide (MSI Global Alliance) a unique multi-disciplinary network off independent firms that was founded in 1990. MSI has over 250 members represented in over 100 countries throughout more than 300 offices.

 

Our Partners

There is a broad range of partners from a variety of backgrounds and specialties. Partners work with clients one-on-one to provide the best services for each individual client.Partners are an integral part of the work process and they oversee all work to make sure that it is completed correctly and on time.

Partner involvement begins with planning the engagement strategy and continues with staff supervision through the review, evaluation and final client discussion phase.

 

Mostafa El Shibini (CPA, MBA)
Chairman

Mr. El Shibini is the overall Business Development Partner of the Group. He has over twenty four years of experience working as an ex-senior Partner of Price Waterhouse-Coopers and prior to that with Arthur Andersen throughout the Middle-east region. He is a board member of several professional firms and organizations specialized committees of the Arab Academy.

In addition to developing the overall firm’s policies and business plans, including marketing targets and financial goals in conjunction, he has direct supervision of all consulting assignments, and corporate finance work. Mr. El Shibini also heads EICG committee, responsible for maintaining and promoting client relations and developing follow-up procedures and controls with clients and potential leads.


Ahmed S. Arafa, CPA
Managing Partner

Mr. Ahmed Arafa is Certified Public Accountant (CPA) from the Delaware State Board of Accounting, USA - 1999.Expertise in dealing with banks and insurance companies (e.g. settlements, claims, bids…etc.) ,Gained an excellent experience in NYSE transactions trading stocks, options and currency & commodity forward contracts (grains and precious metals).

He is a key member in the committee for setup, amendment and development and restructure of company’s accounting systems finance department. 

 

Ayman Shabrawy
Partner

Partner – Tax & Assurance
Ayman is our Global Tax - Assurance, who make up our Tax practice and is responsible for all aspects of our Tax strategy and operations. He heads our efforts to help clients achieve their goals in this dynamic and ever-changing tax environment, and works to ensure the consistent delivery of exceptional client service to our clients.

In addition to auditing, his competencies include transaction support, IPOs, IFRS conversion and SEC filings.

Previous experience
Ayman joined ACA in 1997 and has held numerous leadership positions. Most recently he served as Tax - assurance partner, representing ACA largest accounts on the Global Executive. He also served as Deputy Managing Partner for our ME Area and has been responsible for delivering ME markets agenda since 2010.

Ayman continues to serve many of our largest global accounts.

Credentials and community activities
Ayman was a Board Member at Arab Audit and Tax committee, Member of Egyptian Tax association and Egyptian Finance and tax association.

He has an Accounting and Finance degree from Ain Shams University and a Master's degree in Business Taxation from Ain Shams University.

 

 

Yasser Hosni Zaki
Partner

He is Member of Arab Federation of Accountants & Auditors- 1999 and Member of Egyptian Society of Accountants & Auditors –1996

Key Qualifications

-  Reporting to senior partner within the firm.
-  Audit planning including staff allocation and work distribution within the group. 
-  Issuance of financial statements.-  Attending with the partner closing meetings.
-  Preparing overall work budget , and follow
-  up of budgets.  Assisted in developing new accounting system ; procedures and reporting packages. 

 

Rania El Shibini
Partner

Mrs. Rania El Shibini is the Partner in charge of Management Consultancy. She has over twenty years of experience working as an ex-senior in Price Waterhouse-Coopers and joined El Shibini & Co. since its foundation in 1997. She is an MBA holder.

In addition to implementing the overall firm’s policies and business plans, Mrs Rania El Shibini has hands on experience in various management consultancy activities including: feasibility studies, project set-ups, organizational structuring, re-engineering, recruitment, selection and training for the company and for clients.