Mrs Nabeela Imam-Shah

Standard Setter

Nabeela Imam Shah is a standard setter at the Accounting Standards Board. She joined in 2022.


She chairs the Public Sector Accounting Forum. Nabeela is currently involved in the Improvements to Standards of GRAP project. She recently led local discussions on the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board’s sustainability reporting projects.

Prior to joining the Accounting Standards Board, she was a technical specialist in the Financial Reporting Group service line at EY, where her focus was performing financial statement reviews, conducting training and providing technical assistance to auditors and consultants. She was the project manager and a technical contributor to the 2018 EY Model Public Sector Group financial statements prepared using the International Public Sector Accounting Standards framework.


Nabeela Imam Shah is a qualified Chartered Accountant registered with SAICA. She has ten years of experience spanning in the public and private sectors and across various industries.


When Nabeela is not in the virtual office, she enjoys travelling and spending time with her family and friends.