ACA, BFP, CA(M)
Founder and CEO of TYMBA Education
Tutor for Strategic Business Reporting (SBR)
Airil Razali is a qualified Chartered Accountant with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) and a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA). He was amongst the earliest pupils to pursue the ICAEW qualification via the Certificate Finance Accounting and Business (CFAB) pathway.
After graduating, he was attached to the EY Assurance Team, where he was involved in various industries such as property development, manufacturing, hotel and tourism and oil and gas. Subsequently, he joined PWC where he worked specifically under Due Diligence for Mergers and Acquisition transactions. He was involved in numerous cross-border transactions worth more than USD$1bil focusing in East Asia and India.
Upon leaving PWC in 2017, Airil established an Accounting and Advisory firm with a Partner in Singapore called Equilibro Pte. Ltd. During this time, he also assisted IPAC Education in forming their Professional Accountancy Centre. He assisted the Management of IPAC to set up ICAEW courses by liaising with regulators such as the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) and Malaysian Qualifying Agency (MQA). He also engaged with various stakeholders as a Liaison Director to build pipelines for graduating students to be absorbed into the industry.
Airil is also a subject matter expert in Business and Financial Reporting for ACCA, ICAEW and MICPA- CAANZ. In 2019, Airil left IPAC Education with a mission: to empower Bumiputra youths especially from underprivileged families to become global professionals.
Together with a hand-picked team, he initiated a private institution called TYMBA Education, a Professional Accountancy Centre of Excellence, with almost 700 students from Malaysia and Indonesia.