Salman Bin Khalid is a Director in the Audit department at KPMG in Kuwait. He has over 17 years of experience with Big 4 firms in Audit, Accounting and Technical Advisory.


Over the years, Salman has been engaged in providing audit and assurance services to leading financial service organizations in Kuwait. His experience extends to other sectors such as oil and gas, telecommunications, e-commerce solutions, automotive, infrastructure, family business and private enterprises.

He also has experience in providing technical IFRS advisory to banking clients, as well as other sectors on topics such as classification and measurement of financial instruments, control assessment of complex structures, common control transactions, mergers and acquisitions, fair value measurements, functional currency and others. 

Salman has also led projects on IFRS Gap assessment where he assisted the clients to layout and understand the gaps in the compliance-based accounting framework to full IFRS reporting framework.

He has also been previously engaged in the implementation of new standards such as IFRS 9, IFRS 15, IFRS 16 and IFRS 17 and to advise the clients on the required changes driven by these standards, including the impact on corporate governance, strategy, business and financial reporting.