About Us

KASHEFAN

AUDIT FIRM

Certified by:

Iranian Association of Certified Public Accountants

Iranian Institute of Chartered Accountants

Securities and Stock Exchange Organization

Appointed Auditor by the Iranian Ministry of Mines and Industries

 

KASHEFAN Particulars

Date of Establishment: November 27th, 1984. ( 06-09-1363 )
Date of Registration: December 4th, 1984. ( 13-09-1363)
Registration Number: 2782
Economical Code: 114-358-397

 

History of Kashefan

 

Kashefan audit firm was established in November 27th, 1984.
The subject of company activity is rendering all kinds of audit, tax consultancy, financial services (such as design and implementation of accounting and cost accounting systems including fix assets inventory and keeping books of accounts and company liquidity affairs).

Kashefan had a close relation with MW (Chartered Accountants) audit firm in England as a teammate firm up to year 2003. At present Kashefan is a ranked “A” member of Iranian Associate of Certified Accountant(IACA) from the year 2001 up to now in Iran. Moreover, the firm is a member of following organizations and institutes:

1) Official member of trusted auditor of Tehran Stock Exchange (TSE)

2) Official member of trusted auditor Iranian Institute of Certified accounts (IICA(

3) Official member of GGI (Geneva Group International) which is an international institute in rendering auditing, financial and tax services with having 448 members in 14 countries throughout the world.

4-The firm has achieved confirmation from International Star for Leadeship Quality (ISLQ) from Paris in Gold category on April 2013.

 

INTERNATIONAL STAR
FOR LEADERSHIP IN QUALITY AWARD

 

The QC100 Model for Total Quality Management was developed in 1986 by a group of engineers, mathematicians, architects, economists and physicists led by Jose E. Prieto and is updated every year by the Committee for the Development of Total Quality Management, presided by Craig Miller. The model has been implemented in businesses from over 100 countries through the Quality Mix Program.
QC100 TQM is defined as a process of quality-centered, customer-focused, fact-based, and team and senior management-driven in order to achieve an organization’s strategy through a continuous course of improvement.
The International BID Quality Award is designed to recognize the prestige of the outstanding companies, organizations, and leaders in the business world. The BID Quality Convention will be attended by leaders from different business fields, professionals from the worlds of economics, the arts and corporate image, quality experts, as well as academic personalities and representatives from the diplomatic corps. The Convention is covered by reporters, television cameras and photographers for the media. During the Celebration, the awards will be presented in the following three general categories: 1- Gold 2- Platinum 3- Diamond Criteria on which the BID Award is based: – Excellence in Leadership and Business Management – Quality and Excellence – Business and Brandname Prestige – Technology, Innovation and Expansion Paris, Frankfurt, New York, Geneva and London are the cities which will welcome business leaders from all over the world to participate in an international forum at the ISLQ business meeting, where business contacts and opportunities to spread your name in the business world will be endorsed by the International BID Quality Award .
The Quality Mix Program is a concept developed with the objective of gaining a competitive edge in any industry. Quality within a business is measured by increased customer satisfaction and achieved by constant innovation which results in higher profits.

 

PARTNERS AND MANAGERS:

 

Mr. Jafar Avazpour (SENIOR PARTNER)

Academic Records and membership in Professional Associations:

M.A. in Accountancy and Finance.
B.A. in Accountancy and Finance.
Audit Manager Certified by Iranian Audit Organization.
Certified Public Accountant of Iranian Association of C.P.A.s
Qualified Public Accountant of Iranian Institute of Certified Accountants.
Member of Management Association of Iran

Professional Backgrounds:

Founder and Senior Partner of Kashefan Audit Firm, since 1984.
Partner of Azadras Firm (1981-1984)
Senior Audit Manager of Iran Branch of Coopers and Lybrand (1968-1976).
Financial Affair Manager and Management Consultant in IRAN POPLYN Co.(1978-1979)
Head of General Investigation Office in Bank of Tejarat (1978-1978)
Chief Accountant in National Iranian Oil Co., (N.I.O.C.) (1966- 1968).
Management Consultant in Commercial and Financial Affairs in Iran South Shilat Co.(1976-1977)
Member of the Planning Committee for Stock Evaluation of Nationalized Companies.
Member of the Supreme Council of I.I.C.A.
Member of I.I.C.A. Experts working group on developing Standards in
Selection of Q.P.A.s.
Member of I.I.C.A. Supreme Investigation Committee.
Member of Iranian Accounting Association. (I.A.A.)
Member of Iranian Management Association..(I.M.A.)

Other Activities:

Educational Activities: Since 1976, has been engaged in teaching different accountancy courses in various universities in the country.

 

Mr. Ghasem ZARGHAMI

Academic Records and Membership in Professional Associations:

B.A. in Accountancy and Finance.
Member of Supervising Committee on Professional Jobs in Iran Certified Accountants Association
Audit Manager Certified by Iranian Audit Organization.
Certified Public Accountant of Iranian Association of C.P.A.s
Qualified Public Accountant of Iranian Institute of Certified Accountants

Professional Backgrounds:

Partner of Kashefan Audit firm
Partner of Shizar Audit firm.
Senior Supervisor of the Iranian Branch of Coopers and Lybrand (1976- 1983)
Member of Iranian Accounting Association. (I.A.A.)
Active Member of Supervisory Commission of I. I. C. A.

Mr. Shahrad AVAZPOUR

Academic Records and Membership in Professional Associations:

PhD student in Accountancy and Finance in International University
M.A. in Accountancy and Finance.
B.A. in Accountancy and Finance.
Member of Iran Accountancy Association.
Member of Iran Management Association
Member of Iran Management Consultants Association.
Member of the Faculty of Accounting University.
Member of Iranian Association of Certified Financial Managers.
Certified Public Accountant of Iranian Association of C.P.A.s.
Qualified Public Accountant of Iranian Institute of Certified Accountants
Judiciary Official Expert. (Ministry of Justice)

Professional Backgrounds:

Partner of Kashefan audit firm – since October 2008.
Audit Manager in Kashefan audit firm until September 2008.
Audit Supervisor of the Iranian branch of Coopers and Lybrand.

Educational activities:

Engaged in teaching different courses in auditing and accountancy in various universities in Iran.
Student PACE Level of Certified Accountants of Canada (CGA)
Holding Certificate and Authorization of accomplishment and confirmation of
operating tax calculations and tax return of companies in Canada.
Participating in International and professional seminars and meetings for GGI in
Canada,USA and Asia

Mr. Hadi MALEKZADEH

Academic Records and Membership in Professional Associations:

M.A. in Accountancy and Finance.
B.A. in Accountancy and Finance.
Member of Public Accountant of Iranian Association.
Member of Iranian Association of Certified Public Accountants

Professional Backgrounds:

Partner of Kashefan Audit Firm – since November of 2012.
Financial and consultant manager of Fatemi Publication Co. (2005-2012)
Internal Audit manager in Darugar and CEO consultant (1999-2005)
System Analyst in Daya System Co. (1998-1999)
Management system consultant in Moratab Consultancy Firm (1995-1998)
Management Services manager in Audit Organization of Iran (1981-1995)
Chief accountant in Land Rover Co. (Iran branch) (1979-1981)
Audit supervisor in Iranian branch of Coopers and Lybrand Audit firm (1972-1979).

 

Mr. Iman NIKOOKAR

Academic Records and Membership in Professional Associations:

M.A. in Accountancy and Finance.
B.A.in Accountancy and Finance.
Member of Iranian Association of Certified Public Accountants (IACPA)
Member of Iranian Institute of certified Accountants (ICA)
Member of Iranian Association of Internal Auditors (IAIA)

Professional backgrounds:

Audit manager in Kashefan Audit Firm – since 2017
Audit manager in Mokhtar hamkaran &Co audit firm until 2017
Partner of Kashefan Audit Firm – since 2017

Educational activities:

Engaged in teaching different courses in auditing and accountancy in various universities in Iran.

 

 

 

FIRM STAFF

Kashefan possesses an expert personnel with consistency and professional background having Academic Educational background in the levels PhDs, M.A and B.A, in the field of Finance and Accountancy.
Average number of the Kashefan Manpower with the indicated Job Rankings in Auditing is summarized as follows:

Professional Status No of persons
AUDIT MANAGERs 7
SENIOR SUPERVISORs AND SUPERVISORs 3
SENIOR AUDITORs 4
AUDITORs 9
FINANCIAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE 5
TOTAL 28

 

The number of staff members with the indicated Academic levels with educational background is summarized as follows:

 

EDUCATIONAL STATUS No of persons
PHD 3
M.A & M.A Students 11
 B.A 9
Others 5
TOTAL 28

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Kashefan Audit Firm

No.6, KASHEFAN Bldg, Fereidoon Nejad-key St, Mirza-e- Shirazi Ave, Tehran/Iran

+98 21 88861130 - 32

+98 21 88827556

info@kashefan.com