Qazi Shams ud-Din has joined PIPS as the Chief Internal Auditor in June, 2012. He started his career in the year 2002 with a field audit office of the Auditor General of Pakistan, where he qualified the Subordinate Accounting Services (SAS) Exam and performed various types of audit assignments i.e Performance Audit, Certification Audit, Regulatory Audit, Audit of Revenue, Construction Projects Audit and Audit of Manufacturing Units. Mr Shams ud-Din’s areas of specialization include public finance, accounts and audit; which enabled him to hold important positions in reputable public sector concerns. In 2006, he joined Dr. A.Q. Khan Research Labs (KRL) as the Senior Accounts Officer, where he undertook pre-audit of all types of bills as well as expression of audit opinion on administrative matters. He also served as Manager Finance at National Institute of Vacuum Sciences, looking after areas of Finance/Accounts, Stores, Procurement and Human Resource Management with extensive coordination and reporting to HEC and Planning Commission of Pakistan. In 2011, he resumed duties at KRL, Islamabad and dealt with the accounting matters related to public and private practice funds that involved substantial turnover of money. Mr Qazi Shams ud-Din is an Associate Member of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan and has also secured an Advanced Diploma in Management Accountancy from Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (UK).