Mr. Mohamed Dader is currently the Director of Internal Audit Office at Emirates College for Advanced Education and previously held the position of secretary of the Board of Trustees in addition to his current role. His mandate is to establish and oversee the internal Audit Office under the Audit Committee and the Chair of the Board of Trustee’s supervision. In addition to his current roles, Mohamed has also been appointed to serve as an Audit Committee Member for Abu Dhabi Sports Council and other private sector entities.
Mohamed’s career spans over 20 years across North America, Europe, and Asia, leading and supporting assignments covering the Health, Education, and the oil and gas sector.
In the last 10 years of his career, Mohamed has harnessed in depth knowledge in the higher Education and healthcare sectors. He has supported and led reviews for key projects in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi covering areas such as Public Private Partnerships (PPP), New School Model (NSM), School Operations, P-12, Health system Financing, Implementation of Public Health Insurance, International Patient Care (IPC) covering offices in Abu Dhabi, Washington DC, London, Munich, Thailand, South Korea, and Japan as well as many more high impact areas in the government of Abu Dhabi through his employment with Big 4 firms.
Mohamed’s specialties and interests include fraud and forensics, internal audit, governance, risk management, assurance, compliance as well as process improvement. He earned his first Bachelors of Commerce in Accountancy from Concordia University – John Molson School of Business and his second Bachelors of Arts and Science in Economics & Political science from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada. He also maintains the following designations and professional qualifications: Chartered Public Accountant (CPA), Chartered Internal Auditor (CIA), Certified Fraud Examiner (CFE), Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA), Certified Government Auditing Professional (CGAP), Certification in Risk Management Assurance (CRMA), Certification in Control Self- Assessment as well as Project Management Professional (PMP).