Mr. Farooq is fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan. His professional exposure chiefly comprise external auditing and internal control evaluation of the major financial institutions, manufacturing and trading organization. During his professional career, he had managed the various engagements (assignment, audit, special audits, control review for internal management and control review for regulators).
He held positions from Manager to Director level in Deloitte- Pakistan, EY- Pakistan and Saudi Arabia and PwC- Oman and was responsible for managing the large audit portfolio of different sector of the businesses such as financial institutions, manufacturing, trading etc.
Further, he also worked in the Internal Audit Department of Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank as a Senior Manager -Credit Review for three years and involved in the evaluation of Portfolio Quality (PQ) and associated Credit Risk Management Process (CRMP), and process review of Business Banking Group, Syndication Financing, Private Accounts, Credit Group, Corporate Finance, Financial Institutions, Consumer (Retail) Credit Risk & Legal.