Maksat Sahedov

Maksat Sahedov is our exclusively recommended Audit and Assurance Services expert in Turkmenistan on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Maksat directly using the contact details listed above.

Maksat is a private auditor and business consultant in Turkmenistan providing audit and assurance, tax advisory and business compliance services to FLEs that have operations or potential business interests in the developing market of Turkmenistan by acting as their trusted advisor. Maksat Sahedov has over 15 years of professional experience in auditing, consulting and compliance areas, including 12 years in the leading international audit and consulting firms.

Practice areas include, amongst others, audit and assurance, taxation and business compliance advisory:

  • Audit and assurance:
  • Audit and audit-related services
  • Financial due diligence
  • Accounting outsourcing


  • Recurring consultancies on taxation matters, including local and cross-border taxation
  • Proper interpretation and application of international double taxation treaties
  • Support during tax audits, tax litigation and disputes resolution, appeal preparation and defence of clients in the courts
  • Tax planning and tax structuring

Business compliance advisory:

  • Business set-up compliance advisory (getting to know the Host country)
  • Tax registration of PEs and branch offices of FLEs
  • Evaluation of the effectiveness of existing compliance policies and procedures,
  • Keep track of regulatory developments to ensure immediate reaction,
  • Payroll & HR consultancies

Maksat Sahedov is unique in servicing operators and subcontractors that operate in Turkmenistan under Production Sharing Agreements. The uniqueness is achieved through deep knowledge and expertise in production sharing agreements, petroleum and tax laws, cost recovery and profit sharing mechanisms, and their nexus with taxation. These unique masteries assure the ability to puzzle out in various engagements and serve as foundation for multiple success stories.

Maksat Sahedov’s mission is to be possessive of not only professional technical attributes related to practice areas, but also to be a solid attorney for clients who combines, all in one, the critical characteristics of honesty, ethics and independency. Aiming at always pursuing the optimum for his clients, Maksat Sahedov is committed to continuous improvement of his services in order to become the best in the market. He has a close access to international network of audit and consulting firms to ensure the latest information and ideas are brought to clients. With an uncompromising integrity and leading professionalism in the market, Maksat Sahedov helps his clients in reaching, and most cases exceeding, their goals and expectations.

Maksat Sahedov proudly acts as a representative and manager of RSM Qazaqstan LLP engagements in Turkmenistan. RSM Qazaqstan LLP is a member of the leading international audit and consulting network RSM, which is ranked 6th among audit and consulting networks in International Accounting Bulletin World Survey 2022.

Looking to the future, Maksat Sahedov’s vision is to achieve the entity-wise expansion in the market while continuing offering comprehensive services with the best professional and ethical quality standards.

Basheer Nagi

Basheer Nagi is our exclusively recommended Audit Services expert in Yemen on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Basheer directly using the contact details listed above.

Basheer Nagi is the Managing Partner of BH Auditing, a member of mgiworldwide and General Manager of BNS Audit Office. He is a Deputy Financial and Administrative Institute of the Institute of Technical Trade in Sawan, Director of Internal Audit at the Technical Education and Vocational Training Bureau, certified Accountant at the Social Fund for Development and Financial expert, consultant accredited by the Ministry of Industry and Trade and Tax expert accredited by the Tax and Duties Department. He is also a certified expert in commercial and civil courts, public funds and appeal.

Basheer is a Member of the team preparing some ministerial curricula for the Ministry of Technical and Vocational Education.


  • Business transformation
  • Restructuring and turnaround
  • Integration
  • Growth strategy
  • M&A transaction support

Practice Areas:

  • Audit Services
  • Accountancy Services
  • Assurance Services
  • Company Formation
  • Business Advisory
  • Corporate Services
  • Business Tax
  • Succession Planning

Firm Description:

We are a member firm of MGI Worldwide International Network Our firm evaluates potential opportunities and risks for their clients, delivering effective and value-adding auditing and assurance services. Our vision is to become one of the best auditing and accounting firms in the Middle East and to be known as one of the finest firm to be partnered with.

Our Vision

• Achieving customer excellence through a comprehensive set of services provided and providing a qualified team that provides the best solutions.
• Upgrading and excellence in performance, adhering to the ethical principles of the profession, and seeking to bring about change for the better.
• Providing the best types of knowledge and modern information to be in the hands of clients, which would assist them in making decisions in a way that guarantees quality improvement and performance improvement.
• To provide distinguished, comprehensive and integrated services in various administrative, financial, tax and training accounting fields for all institutions, organizations, bodies and individuals in the public and private sectors.
Providing services objectively, free from bias and maintaining independence at work.
• Achieve customer satisfaction and excellence through the quality of integrated services, credibility, commitment and transparency.

Martin Gill

Martin Gill is our exclusively recommended Audit Services expert in Scotland on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Martin directly using the contact details listed above.

Martin has been a partner in the firm (including PKF) since 2000 and is Lead Partner for BDO in Scotland. He has over 20 years’ experience of auditing and advising a wide range of clients across many sectors ranging from plcs, large groups and owner-managed businesses to not for profit entities and professional bodies.  Martin leads the BDO Charities Group in Scotland and also has significant experience in the Healthcare sector, acting for leading clients in these sectors.  In addition to his role as an audit partner, he has carried out a number of advisory assignments including governance reviews, facilitating risk workshops and treasury management reviews. Martin has spoken at various conferences organised by ICAS, the WS Society and SCFG amongst others. He also served a term on the Business Policy Committee at ICAS.

Martin Gill has held a number of voluntary appointments. He is an active member of his local community and was previously chair of the local primary school Board as well as President of Musselburgh Rugby Club. In addition, Martin was a board member and chair of the Audit Committee of Castle Rock Edinvar Housing Association for nine years and was also company secretary of the Centre for Contemporary Arts (CCA) for seven years.

Firm Overview:

Delivering exceptional client service across Scotland

BDO is a leading accountancy firm in Scotland with offices in Glasgow and Edinburgh. We advise a wide range of clients including local owner managed businesses, mid to large sized private and listed groups, individuals, public sector organisations, pension schemes and their trustees and not-for-profit entities across Scotland, the United Kingdom and internationally.

We have 11 partners and 150 professional staff across our two Scottish offices providing their expertise and experience in a wide range of areas including business services and accounting, taxation, audit and assurance, business restructuring, corporate finance and transaction support, and risk advisory services. Our focus is simple – to deliver exceptional client service and value to all our clients, whether they are a private individual, dynamic start-up, established family business, local charity, public sector body, expanding international company or listed group.

Miguel Pavez B.

Miguel Pavez B. is our exclusively recommended Audit and Accounting Services expert in Chile on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact Miguel directly using the contact details listed above.

Miguel is the Principal Partner at Keystone Auditores in Santiago, Chile.


  • Audit
  • Accounting
  • Tax Consulting

As a primary objective and leader of the group, it transmits to the partners, area managers and staff of the firm in general, to always make the following advantages of the firm available:

  • Access to a worldwide network of auditing and accounting firms with extensive practical and commercial experience.
  • Access to experts with appropriate experience and knowledge, located in the appropriate place.
  • Personal and professional service based on firm, well-established and long-term relationships.
  • Understanding the big picture and detailed knowledge at the local level.
  • Quick exchange of information.
  • Industrial Specialisation.
  • Customer service, our priority.

Our firm has been in the Chilean market for 23 years and we look forward to communicating with PrimeGlobal members to share our experience. Our aim is to connect and build relationships with our fellow members, to make ourselves available to them as a resource in Chile and to refer services from Chile to their international locations.

Keystone Auditores Chile was founded in 1997 and has grown under the leadership of three of its founding partners, with the support of additional partners who have brought focused expertise in their respective business areas. The firm has 33 professionals in multiple service areas, each led by a specialist partner. Keystone Auditores Chile has rich experience in the field of business consultancies and audits and the integral management of consultancies. The firm focusses on supporting clients in strategic operational areas, including human resources, tax and legal services among others. Keystone Auditores Chile also utilises outsourced professionals who have experience supporting the firm for many years, to ensure a full service is provided to clients by a team of trusted professionals. At Keystone Auditores Chile, the goal is to become a true strategic ally to clients to ensure their long-term success.

John Woo

John Woo is our exclusively recommended Audit Services expert in Singapore on the Advisory Excellence website. If you need assistance in this area, please contact John directly using the contact details listed above.

Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign island city-state in maritime Southeast Asia.

John is the founder of AG Singapore with more than 10 years of accounting and audit experience in various industries. He previously worked with a top accounting group listed in SGX.

Audit is the examination or inspection of various books of accounts by an auditor followed by physical checking of inventory to make sure that all departments are following documented system of recording transactions. It is done to ascertain the accuracy of financial statements provided by the organisation.

John Woo is a Public Accountant registered with ACRA, CA Singapore, member of ACCA, Accredited Tax Practitioner, and ASEAN CPA.

Firm Overview:

Ackenting Group is our group brand name. We are a group of award-winning mid-tier accounting firms, headquartered in Singapore with a presence in Malaysia.

Our name, Ackenting means the combination of innovation and accounting. We actively integrate technology into our process to break through traditional accounting and be more value added.

Our Mission:

Impacting businesses with value, care and passion. We believe if our clients know we genuinely care for them, our business will definitely grow.

Our Vision:

To build our respected international accounting network brand.

Cunden Rengassamy MBA, CFE, FCCA

Cunden Rengassamy is a Chartered Certified Accountant who has spent more than 26 years in the auditing profession, working for leading accountancy firms in Mauritius. He has considerable experience in auditing financial statements of entities in all major economic sphere in Mauritius. He has engaged in audit assignments in African and European countries for international organisations.

Cunden Rengassamy is the founder of DFK – r.c partners, an accounting practice, and actually occupies the post of Managing Partner.

On the basis of his considerable business and technical experience, Cunden Rengassamy also engages in advisory services relating to taxation, share valuation and business consulting.

Firm Overview:

DFK – r.c partners is an accountancy firm which has been serving both domestic and international businesses for more than 15 years.

DFK – r..c partners believes in timely delivery of assignments and commitments to finding effective solutions to clients’ problems.

High professional ethics and continuous innovation in our services are inseparable part of our values. At the end of the day, we can’t close our files without surprising our clients, whatever the miles we have to run.

Above all, our motto is to shape a better world through our profession.

DFK – r.c partners is an independent member firm of DFK International, an accounting network firm having interest in more than 92 countries over 50 years. And the network has over more than 412 offices accross the world and supported by the shared resources and experiences of more than 11,934 staffs.