DUBAI ó The Abu Dhabi Investment Authority on Wednesday said that it has appointed Keith Collins as its Chief Accounting Officer.
Collins, 52, will be responsible for overseeing ADIA’s day-to-day accounting and finance functions, for the preparation of financial statements and for ensuring the uniform and consistent application of accounting policies across the organisation.
He will also manage ADIA’s relationship with external auditors and oversee ADIA’s continued compliance with IFRS International Reporting Standards. Based in Abu Dhabi, Mr Collins will report to Khalifa Nasser Al Mansoori, Executive Director of the Accounts Department.
Commenting on the appointment, Al Mansoori, Executive Director of the Accounts Department, said: “Keith brings with him extensive experience from a broad range of highly-regarded institutions, where he has led the accounting and finance functions at the highest level. Keith’s expertise and valuable industry insights will enable us to further enhance and strengthen our internal processes.”
Prior to Schroders, Collins spent 8 years at Dresdner Kleinwort in a variety of senior financial roles, ending as Global Head of Finance for the Investment Bank. — firstname.lastname@example.org