Biography of Operational Deputy

Mr. Fazel Hadi Fazel possess over 10 years of professional experience in the field of audit. Started his career with KPMG Afghanistan, he has served different entities both in public and private sector. Prior to his appointment as Deputy Auditor General, he was serving the American University of Afghanistan as Head of Internal Audit. In addition, Mr. Fazel has served as Senior Audit Advisor with USAID - AMANAT project, Senior Audit Specialist with PFMR-2 of World Bank and as Deputy Chief Internal Auditor at the Azizi Bank. He has also served as independent member of the Audit Committee in different commercial banks.

As the founder, the President and Chairman of the Board for Institute of Internal Auditors Afghanistan, Mr. Fazel has always strived to promote the profession in the country.

He has obtained his Bachelor degree in Economics from Kabul University and Master’s in Business Administration from AUAF. Furthermore, Mr. Fazel is a Certified Fraud Examiner from the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners and has received several professional and managerial trainings in identifying and detecting fraud, Auditing, Management and Accounting and Investment from various institutions.

In addition to his professional activities, Mr. Fazel is an active audit lecturer and has provided training programs on different platforms.

Recently, Mr. Fazel has been appointed as Professional Deputy Auditor General of SAO by H.E the President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan and assumed office on 30 May 2019.