Antoine Gholam

Antoine Gholam

Managing Partner - International Liaison Partner

Consumer Business | Financial Services | Healthcare | Hospitality and Leisure | Natural Resources | Real Estate and Construction | Public Sector | Manufacturing | Technology, Media and Entertainment | Telecommunications | Not-For-Profit

Corporate Finance | Bookkeeping and Accounting | External Audit Services | Family Business | Global Compliance Reporting | IT Audits | Information Technology Consulting | IFRS | Risk Advisory Services | Payroll Services | Agreed Upon Procedures | Statutory Financial Reporting | Valuation & Business Analytics | Due Diligence | Feasibility Studies


Executive summary

Executive Summary

Antoine Gholam brings more than 30 years of experience to BDO. He is partner of BDO, Semaan, Gholam & Co. since 1996 and the International Liaison Partner since 2010. He has deep knowledge and expertise in different sectors including Banking and Finance, Retail, Wholesale, Manufacturing, Telecommunications, Chemicals, Real Estate and Hospitality.

LACPA (Lebanese Association of Certified Public Accountants)
AOCPA (Arab Organization of Certified Public Accountants)
Court Appointed Auditor
President of LACPA from June 2008 till January 2010
Board Member of LACPA from June 2005 till June 2007
Total experience: 30 years

Professional Affiliations

Middle East Representative for the IFRS working Party, the global committee responsible for setting IFRS policy for BDO global network, since 2011.


Bachelor of Science and Economics, University of Louvain, Belgium