Hatem Kawasmy

Managing Partner & Head of Tax

KPMG in Jordan

Hatem has an extensive 23 years of senior management experience and a solid background as a market strategic planner. He focused on attracting and building the client relations and leading KPMG Advisory, Audit, and Tax services in Jordan. He is leading KPMG Academy in the market by providing professional training services in Accounting, Finance, and Audit to a wide range of audiences in different industries. Through his experience in advisory services, assurance, and tax consultancy, Hatem gained the capability and expertise to advise commercial companies, not-for-profit organizations and governmental institutions on capacity building, institutional development, business improvement, and strengthening the financial management and internal controls, and taxation. Hatem has provided to many of local and international clients, spanning the whole services spectrum from external audit, internal audit, strategy planning and formation, feasibility studies, business planning, devising acquisition/disposal strategies to performing valuations and due diligence reviews, preparing information memoranda and identifying and negotiating with potential investors.

  • IT Management
  • Operating Effectiveness
  • Public Policy and Regulatory Change
  • Tax
  • Tax planning
  • Tax regulation and compliance policies
  • Tax solutions
  • Tax strategies
  • Tax transformation
  • Bachelor in Accounting

  • Licensed CPA in the state of Illinois, USA

  • Licensed JCPA in Jordan

  • Chairman of the Arab Federation of Accountants and Auditors

  • Chairman of the Board of Jordanian Association of Certified Public Accountants

  • Member of the Higher Commission on the Regulation of Accountancy Practice in the Hashemite Kingdom

  • Board member of KPMG Iraq