IIEPD Board Member


Bashir Kidiwala - Director at HYMK Financial Consultancy

An experienced financial consultant who has worked with numerous international and national level businesses.

When it comes to establishing a strong relationship with any business, honesty and integrity are absolutely fundamental. These principles have enabled Bashir Kidiwala to position HYMK as the leading provider in financial consultancy.

HYMK Financial Consultancy has worked with both nationally and globally recognised private and public sector firms. They provide services in accounts handling, HMRC enquiries, PAYE, VAT and tax.

Bashir has a background in tax consultancy and is highly knowledgeable in tax legislation, which is constantly evolving. Prior to his role at HYMK, he held roles in tax consultancy for BAE Systems and KPMG. At BAE, he looked after PAYE compliance and CIS compliance. And at KPMG, he headed tax investigations and worked with several high profile PLC companies.
Previously, he served as a tax inspector and auditor for HMRC for 12 years. It was there where he began to specialise in tax consultancy.

In addition to tax consultancy, Bashir freelances as a training and development consultant for various businesses and corporations across the globe. Bashir has consulted businesses in the US, Qatar, UAE, Oman and Tanzania.

Bashir brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to IIEPD. Bashir believes that IIEPD’s person-centred approach to training while giving businesses the support and access to subsidised services in digital marketing will enable companies to achieve their own goals and objectives.

Our Governing Board

Our board of advisers includes:

Andrew Armstrong has been working in education for nearly 20 years. He is an ALS manager for The Manchester College. The Manchester College is the largest further education college in the United Kingdom. 

HYMK are a leading provider in financial consultancy and services. Managing a host of national businesses. The company’s phenomenal success is based on its foundations of having worked in both Private and Public sectors at national and international standards.

The Kodeih Groupe owns numerous 5 star hotels around the world in addition to running many construction projects on behalf of governments. The Kodeih Groupe are one of the largest importers of fruit into Africa.

Over 15 years experience in Business Development, Digital Strategy, Marketing, Lead Generation, Account Management, Event Management and Publishing, having worked for a number of publishers and agencies.

The Ruia Group owns and manages a whole host of international brands, the oldest of which was established in 1876. The Ruia Group is a family controlled organisation and Charitable commitments are an important part of the Group philosophy.

Personal development trainer with a background in mental health support. Founder of vegan health and beauty brand Mona Living.