Ms. Maya Al Khatib



Maya is currently a lecturer at AlYamamah University in Riyadh. She is teaching different Accounting and Finance courses.

Before joining AlYamamah University, Maya worked in several companies and in another university.

She started her professional career as an Associate Auditor in Price Waterhouse Coopers, Beirut Lebanon, where she used to audit the financial statements of the clients by examining on a test basis the evidence supporting the amounts in the financial statements, assessing the accounting principles used by management, and evaluating the overall financial statement presentation in order to issue a final report giving an opinion over the financial statements.

Working as a lecturer in Dar El Hekmah College in Jeddah was her first introduction into the academic life.

After relocating to Riyadh with her family, she returned back to the practical corporate work as a senior accountant in ‘Motion AlSaudia’ a sister company of Medgulf, one of the most important insurance companies in the Middle East. There, Maya was responsible for preparing daily journal entries, proper management and updating of financial records, closing corporate books, preparing and reporting quarterly financial statements.

To diversify her professional knowledge she chose her next professional experience in the internal audit department in Alshaya, a leading international franchise operator of nearly 90 of the world’s most recognized brands. Maya was conducting reviews of organizational and functional activities according to the Annual Audit Plan, ensuring that satisfactory management, administrative, financial, and risk controls are in place to facilitate compliance with established company policies, and safeguard the assets of the Company.

Maya Certified as a Public Accountant (CPA-New Hampshire, USA) received her Bachelor and Masters degrees of ‘Business Administration – Auditing & Accounting’ from the Lebanese University.

On a personal level, Maya is a wife and a mother of two kids. She speaks Arabic, English and French Fluently. She’s passionate about charitable work and continuing education.  






  • Financial Accounting
  • Management Accounting
  • Cost Accounting
  • Audit
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting I
  • Intermediate Financial Accounting II
  • Advanced Accounting
  • Derivative Securities



Service and Administrative Experience:

  • A member of the Undergraduate Committee at AlYamamah University, 2019-Present
  • Quality Coordinator of the accounting program/Female section at AlYamamah University 2018-2019
  • A member of the  Annual Report Committee at AlYamamah University, 2018-2019
  • A member of the Students Advising Committee at AlYamamah University, 2018- Present