Aslam is the CEO of Gold Hive Trading LLC. He is a Mauritian national holding a Fellowship with the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants (UK).
He is a versatile and accomplished senior finance professional offering over 20 years of international working experience. He gradually moved up the ladder from Finance Manager, Regional Finance Manager, Regional Finance Director and Group CFO. In 2018, he was awarded, as runner up, the Emerging CFO for the Middle East and North Africa Region Award from Naseba Communication. His core areas of expertise include accounting and financial management, strategic planning, budgeting, business development and organizational turnaround, cross border acquisitions, new country entry, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and due diligence with industry’s best practices. He is an adept of disruptive strategy.
Mr. Muhammad Aslam Sooltangos has worked for 3 years with PWC in Mauritius and 3 years with the Palmar Group before embarking on an international career with G4S Plc where he spent 12 years based in Ivory coast, Morocco, London and Dubai respectively.
He has spent the last 7 years at the service of Phoenix Precious Metals DMCC group of companies in UAE, where he was the Group CFO. He was the backbone in transforming the group from a single service line into a corporate with multi services (and across various geographies) such as gold trading, gold mining, aviation, financial services, security and logistics. He was at the helm of the gold trading activity, where at peaks the company was trading circa 2tonnes of gold per month.