Who is Shaukat Murad?
Shaukat Murad founded Alpha Management Limited in 2008 following the successful registration at DIFC (Dubai International Financial Centre) in Dubai as a Corporate Service Provider.
He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in London in 1978 where he worked for Price Waterhouse (now PricewaterhouseCoopers) as an auditor and management consultant. In 1981 he left the profession and spent nine years working within the offshore banking industry in Bermuda, Guernsey, Luxembourg and London, gaining invaluable experience in the offshore financial services industry.
In 1990 he acquired the firm JOHNSONS Chartered Accountants in London where he developed the firm’s consultancy and offshore department alongside its more traditional audit and general practice services. In 1994, he opened an office in the Isle of Man to service the firm’s growing offshore business. The Isle of Man based Company (Fortress Management Services Limited) has now grown into a very successful Licensed Corporate Service and Trust Provider offering innovative solutions to its worldwide clientele. In 2005 he established Alpha Offshore Limited, a London based corporate service provider. In 2007 he re-located the company to Dubai to be closer to the firm’s major clients, service MENASA based clients, and grow the business in the region.