John Varghese

Managing Partner

John Varghese, the founder and Managing Partner of HLB HAMT since 1999, brings over 35 years of experience in Auditing, Business Advisory, Startups, M&A, and Organizational Consultancy. With a background in international firms, John established HLB HAMT in Dubai, which has now expanded to 9 branches across the UAE and India. He provides expert guidance in growth strategies, cash flow management, and corporate finance, and has extensive knowledge of UAE regulations and company formation.
John is dedicated to fostering long-term client relationships, supporting business development, feasibility studies, and business plan preparation in various UAE jurisdictions. He also initiated an organizational consultancy department, offering strategic guidance to businesses. In addition to his role at HLB HAMT, John serves as an advisory board member for four firms in the Trading, Engineering, Technical Services, and Management Consultancy sectors.

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Bachelor Of Science
  • Fellow Member Of the Institute Of Chartered Accountants, India
  • Member Auditors and Accounting Association
  • Member Of Dubai Quality Group