Nadir Ali, Partner, Advisory Ascentor 


  • Internal audit
  • Financial due diligence
  • Litigation support
  • Expert witness accounting
  • Fraud & investigations
  • Transaction support
  • Financial audit
  • Performance improvement
Nadir Ali, ACCA, CIA, CISA has 17 years of professional experience and is the Audit & Advisory Partner at Ascentor.

He joined Ascentor in 2011, after more than 10 years with PwC Romania, Advisory. Nadir is experienced in risk management, compliance, fraud and internal audit and was also responsible for a wide range of management consulting projects including business process re-engineering, finance function optimization, cost reduction, financial due diligence, commercial due diligence and corporate performance management. 

Nadir is experienced in delivering complex transformation projects in finance and operations. He was responsible for various engagements in transactions, due diligence, forensic investigations, compliance optimization, risk management, fraud investigations, anti-fraud procedures, design of ethical sales and marketing procedures, operational audits, procurement reviews and various audit engagements. He is also a judicial expert accountant and is involved in witness expert accounting engagement.

His clients include large Romanian and multinational companies from various industries including pharma, manufacturing, telecommunications, food, retail energy and automotive. His key clients portfolio includes: Telekom, Orange, Vodafone, Prime Telecom, GSK, Europharm, AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Sanofi Aventis, Romastru, A&D Pharma, Ana Hotels, Nestle, Nespresso, Bepco, New Kopel, Alpiq, Bunge, Autoliv, Arcelor Mittal, Petrom, Rompetrol, Enel, etc.

Professional qualifications:

  • ACCA (2005) and member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
  • CISA - Certified Information Systems Auditor (2007) and member of ISACA
  • CRISC - Certified in Risk and Information Systems Control (2011)
  • CIA - Certified Internal Auditor (2008) and member of The Institute of Internal Auditors
  • CRMA - Certified in Risk Management Assurance (2011)
  • Financial Auditor (2006) and Member of the Romanian Chamber of Financial Auditors - CAFR
  • Expert Accountant (2004) and member of the Romanian Certified
  • Accountants and Expert Accountants Body - CECCAR
  • Member of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners (2015)
  • Judicial Expert Accountant, CECCAR (2018)