Dubai Customs’ Finance Department visits DEWA to learn about finance practices
With the aim of exchanging experiences with local and federal government departments as well as private companies, a delegation of Dubai Customs’ Finance Department employees paid a visit to Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA). The DC delegation was able to learn about and explore DEWA’s best finance and accounting practices and standards. A benchmark with DEWA’s finance and accounting processes was set to be conducted.
Mohammed Al Hashemi, Finance Director, Fahima Shaiban, Senior Manager, Financial Accounts, Omar bin Nassir, Senior Manager, General Accounts, Ahmed El ktan, Senior Specialist, Saeed Al Bannai, Payables Manager, Samer Ghazal, Manager, General Accounts, and Ohood Al Meeza, Manger, Financial Statements comprised the DC delegation.
The delegation was received by Jassem Rajab, Financial Observer, Mansoor Bahrozian, Senior Manager, Accounts and Costs, Ali Qassim, Senior Manager, Operations, Faisal Marzouk, Manager, Costs, Maha Al Tamimi, Manager, Budget, and Ra’ed Nasser, Assistant Manager, Excellence.
The visiting delegation received hands-on information on DEWA’s best practices in budget processes and procedures, periodical financial reporting, types of receivables reports, KPIs, bounced checks, among others.
The Finance Director at Dubai Customs noted that the visit had achieved its expected results of sharing experiences and information between DC and DEWA, in addition to exploring further areas of cooperation.