Analyst

About

Zein is an analyst within the Advisory and Impact team and works with public, private and not for profit organisations to help them achieve social impact in their work. Zein particularly focusses on the financial aspects of projects. He works with clients to understand their financial substance, and develop financial models to aid with decision making on projects.

Experience

Zein has worked with a number of clients across a range of sectors including construction, education, recruitment and substance misuse where his responsibilities have ranged from supporting with due diligence to conducting model reviews on social impact evaluations.

Current examples of work include:

  • Working with an organisation that is trying to develop an online platform which matches care workers with those in need of care.
  • Carrying out due diligence on a division of an organisation that is being sold, by analysing their historical and forecast financial performance.

Zein has prior experience of working as a charity fundraiser for a company called Listen which works with some of the largest and most well know charities in the UK. Zein has also worked as an accounting assistant where his responsibilities included completing customer’s bank reconciliations and quarterly VAT returns.

Qualifications/Volunteering/Outside Interests

  • BA (Hons) Accounting and Finance (2:1)
  • Joined BWB, 2015
  • Currently studying to become and ICAEW Chartered Accountant

Zein participated in the Orange RockCorps programme where he worked as part of a team to renovate an old children’s playground to create a safer and more enjoyable environment. Outside of work Zein is interested in sport, travelling and discovering new cultures.