Chairman / Founder
Shiju Peetambaran is the Founder, Chairman and Managing Partner of Ascentia Group. It is his vision of the new possibilities, opportunities and growth prospects in a booming UAE that inspired him to found an auditing and consulting firm 4 years ago in a compact office in Sheikh Zayed Road, Dubai and which has been nurtured into one of the leading players in the UAE.
With over 18 years of experience in entrepreneurship, management, business planning, financial analysis, operations, and decision analysis, Shiju has the breadth and depth of experience needed to quickly understand entrepreneurs’ businesses and craft the most suitable solutions.
Member of UAE Accountants and Auditors association
Member of UAE Internal Auditors Association and Lions Club International
More than two decades of experience in finance, accounts, audit and management consultancy in UAE
Expertise in preparation, evaluation and appraisal of feasibility reports
As the Director he is the master of all this information. His proficiency in Accounting, Auditing, and Developing Internal Control & Accounting Systems has made him an expert in Systems and Manual Audit and Implementation of Systems/SOPs.
Held middle and sr. level management positions in various industries and consulting firms in UAE
Instrumental for the expansion of two leading travel and destination management companies in UAE/GCC
Expert in development and implementation of cost, financial management and internal control systems
Ascentia’ s journey under the leadership of Shiju has been a remarkable one. Starting as a 1-member practice 4 years back he now leads one of the leading auditing and consulting firms in the UAE.