CLUSTER




 

Cluster is a multinational professional services network of firms, operating as partnerships under the Cluster brand and co-brands in MENA market, UK, US & Canada. Cluster ranks as one of the fast-growing professional services networks in the region. Cluster firms operate in 10 integrated clusters, 15 countries, and 30 locations through fully digitalized solutions-based operation model.

Cluster has an effective-cost model and platform in which it has developed a customized approach using global methodologies and advanced technology tools tailored to local needs, and to address the defined project scope of work. Further, our cluster’s solid and advanced operating model comes from the cumulative strengths of our well experienced team of professionals.

 

Solutions Cluster Offers:

  • Valuation Solutions (pop up)

As a business valuation and financial services cluster based in different regions, Cluster serves their clients to enable greater financial inclusion across emerging and developed markets. Cluster offers a wide range of business valuation services solutions according to the International Valuation Standards (IVS) for a variety of purposes both nationwide and internationally. Cluster supportstheir clients through a broad spectrum of business valuations for many purposes, including

o   FINANCIAL REPORTING

o   LITIGATION

o   TRANSACTIONS

o   MACHINERY & EQUIPMENT APPRAISALS

  • Mergers and Acquisition Solutions (pop up)

Cluster proves a wide range of deal advisory services comprising the buy-sell side services which include financial, technical, tax and legal due diligence services, pre-acquisition due diligence private equity, post-acquisition due diligence private equity, transaction structuring, accounting & restatement fairness and solvency opinions, restructuring plan, joint ventures advisory and structuring the deal.

  • Tax and Zakat Solutions
  • LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL TAX & ZAKAT ADVISORY SERVICES
  • VAT ADVISORY (pop up)

Vat advisory include the following services

o   Performing a VAT health check.

o   Local VAT compliance & VAT reporting to the tax authorities.

o   Complex consultancy projects, including liability issues and value, time and place of supply issues.

o   Assist your company in implementing your VAT strategy

o   Support your company with enhancing the efficiency and effectiveness of your in-house tax and VAT functions;

o   Cross-border issues, including import and export, between GCC countries. Partial exemption and capital goods scheme planning.

o   VAT refunds.

o   Helping mitigate any transgressions and penalties through our innovative solutions; and negotiating with the fiscal authorities through any inquiry or investigation providing bespoke training for your key personnel.

o   Attending with Tax Authority for VAT Audits

o   VAT Training

  • TRANSFER PRICING & VALUATION SERVICES (pop up)

Cluster provides a fully integrated transfer pricing service supported by our deep international tax and economic expertise. In addition, we are part of an international tax network of highly respected transfer pricing and international tax professionals for the delivery of multi-jurisdiction projects.

TAX & ZAKAT COMPLIANCE 

RESTRUCTURING TAX & ZAKAT ADVISORY  

MARKET INTELLIGENT SOLUTION (pop up)

Cluster polling provides a deeper understanding of political, economic, social, security, and development issues in the MENA region and beyond. Cluster helps their clients and partners eliminate uncertainties and inform their decision making with accurate, relevant and actionable insight

o   Market Research and Analysis

o   Impact Analysis

o   Polling & Survey

  • IT & INFRASTRUCTURE SOLUTION·  
  • MANAGEMENT DEVELOPMENT SOLUTION (pop up)

 

o   Organizational restructuring & development

o   Operational studies and management system

o   Business and Investment Advisory Services

o   Project Management & PMOs

  • REAL ESTATE SOLUTION
  • CULTURAL EDUCATION SOLUTION
  • BANKING CONSULTING SERVICES (pop up)

Cluster provides fintech solutions that help the clients stay competitive in the finance industry. Cluster’s philosophy is to structure, link, and deliver best-in-class quantitative financial models, reports, and dashboards for our clients. Solutions are the following:

o   Structured Finance Solutions

o   Treasury Solutions

o   Risk solutions