History and experience
Zahoor is a personable and versatile finance trainer who is experienced in delivering training that is interactive, effective and fun. A qualified accountant by profession, he has worked as a consultant and manager in numerous sectors before specialising as a trainer.
He has worked at companies like PwC, Diageo and UNICEF, as well as start-ups and other SMEs. Experience of working in different industries has made it easier for him to tailor his training to people working in a variety of sectors.
Having worked with such an array of companies, Zahoor has developed a knack for communicating complex techniques into their core component parts. He is, therefore, passionate about helping others see the simplicity in the numbers and what they mean.
Clients Zahoor has worked with include both private sector (ABN AMRO, Capita plc, Wincor Nixdorf, Clydesdale Bank, Global Arrow) and public sector organisations (Transport for London, Channel Four, HM Prisons, Companies House, numerous county councils, The Treasury and the Civil Service).
Zahoor has also undertaken a number of consultancy assignments in finance and commerce, where he designed and delivered specific internal training programmes for TfL, Capita and numerous County Councils.
Drawing on his experience in industry enables him to contextualise the training material, whilst encouraging delegates to share their own thoughts and experiences. Zahoor takes a very pragmatic approach to training. Whatever your professional background and whether you are comfortable with numbers or not, his courses explore the process of finance which makes it easier for people to grasp the concept.
Zahoor teaches a range of finance and management courses including: Finance skills for non-financial managers, Budgeting for non-financial managers, Moving into management: taking on your first management role and Report writing skills.
Zahoor is based in Central London.