VAT Implementation in the GCC: Is your business ready?

A value-added tax (VAT) is a tax on all business transactions. Think of it as a retail sales tax; it is not based on the taxpayer’s income but on consumption which is evaluated and collected at each stage. The VAT is going in effect in the six Middle Eastern countries which make up the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC). In 2018, businesses in Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Bahrain, and Oman will be impacted by the VAT.

In this actionable webinar, you will learn:



  • Wednesday, 8th November
  • 11 AM UAE

Vithal is a proven Finance and Accounting professional with over 15 years of experience in the Outsourced industry across various key functions such as, Global Business Transformation, Operations, Training, Transition, Quality(Six Sigma) and Finance. He is certified Lean trainer and twice certified in Six Sigma Green Belt.

Thirumal Mamidala has over 19 years of SAP experience with a strong track of managing and delivering implementation and support projects across the globe.  Prior to joining Techwave he worked for NTT DATA and SAP India.   At Techwave he handles SAP practice, who is a ITIL and Prince2 certified.

Girish is a thought leader in the ERP space. He has over 2 decades of Experience wherein he has professionally contributed to fortune 50 companies. His contribution has been in Enterprise Architecture, Technology Research, Project Deployment and Solution Management. He has been a catalyst in demonstrating the Business Value for a Technology Investment. He holds a Engineering Degree from IIT.

Venkata has around 10 years of experience in SAP Finance and Controlling, by qualification he is a Cost Accountant, he has participated in SAP implementations, rollouts and support projects in Government and private sectors. He has work experience North America and LATAM region apart from India. He is certified in SAP Version 4.7 and S/4HANA 1511.