• Mohamed Derbel
Mohamed

Experience and field of specialisation

• Mohamed DERBEL is a partner at BDO Tunisia and a Chartered Accountant Member of the OECT.   He is responsible for the development of the Audit and Tax departments.

• Mohamed joined BDO in 2000, and began his career as an auditor-advisor to later specialize in   Transaction Services and Due-Diligence. He is the author of a book proposing a financial Due   Diligence methodology outlining the technical specificities and pitfalls to avoid such missions.

• Mohamed has led several audit missions in Tunisia, Africa and Europe and has led several Due   Diligence missions in the framework of the privatization of companies with public participation.

• He advised several groups in the implementation of governance models but also in the capital   restructuring of their holding companies for block share transfers and IPOs.

• Mohamed has been actively involved since 10 years ago as a local World Bank expert in the   preparation of the "Doing Business" report. He is a specialist in “ Starting a Business " and "Tax   Payments".

• His knowledge of the business environment in Tunisia and abroad has been made available to   business incubators and young promoters to assist and guide them in setting up and developing their   projects (Best prices of the young promoter 2009).

• Mohamed chaired from 2012 to 2016 the text reform committee set up by the council of Chartered     Accountants professional body in Tunisia as part of the recasting of the texts governing the profession   of Chartered Accountant in Tunisia.

• Mohamed is the author of several technical articles published in the Tunisian electronic press on tax,   legal, financial and economic topics. He is a tax teacher at the prestigious Higher Institute of   Management of Tunis since 2010.

• Mohamed has led several seminars and panels on tax and economic topics (Sino-Arab Summit,     annual conferences of the OECT, Arab Institute of business leaders ... etc).

• Mohamed supervised several students in their final dissertations on audit, accounting and tax topics.

• Mohamed was elected the personality of the month by the economic tribune in 07/2014.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member of Tunisian association of Accounting and Auditing, OECT.
  • Member of Tunisian association of Young CPA, AJECT.

Languages

  • Arabic - French - English