Audit Committee

The Audit Committee assists the Board in discharging its responsibilities relating to financial reporting, external and internal audits and controls, including reviewing and monitoring the integrity of the financial statements, reviewing and monitoring the extent of the non-audit work undertaken by external auditors, advising on the appointment of external auditors, overseeing the relationship with the external auditors, reviewing the effectiveness of the external audit process, and reviewing the effectiveness of the internal  control review function. The ultimate responsibility for reviewing and approving the annual report and accounts remains with the Board. The Audit Committee gives due consideration to the applicable laws and regulations of the UAE, the ADGM, the SCA and the ADX. The Audit Committee meets at least once every three months or as required.