If one of the advantages of accounting is that you can take your skills anywhere in the world, then Khaled Elhajj ASA is living proof. The Lebanese- born accountant has lived in Turkey, Malawi, United Arab Emirates (UAE), and now Canada.
“There is a recession in the Gulf, and many companies are letting go of people,” he says of his most recent move.
“I left CCC [Consolidated Contractors Company], where I’d worked for 17 years, and recently arrived in Calgary [Canada]. I’ve just received my work permit, and will look for work in the oil and gas field again.”