Sajjad’s Key Audit Reforms Pass Final Hurdle

Key legislation on audit reform, driven through the European Parliament by Sajjad, received its final seal of approval from the European Parliament in Brussels this week.

Saj's battle to cut re- tape moves forward

Sajjad's  ongoing battle to reduce EU red-tape took another positive step forward this week when, at their Strasbourg plenary session MEPs voted to support his report outlining a raft of measures to tackle red-tape and rationalise the legislative process.

Reforming EU audit services to restore investors' confidence

A draft agreement between the European Parliament and EU Council on legislation to open up the EU audit services market beyond the dominant "Big Four" firms and remedy auditing weaknesses revealed by the financial crisis was endorsed by the Legal Affairs Committee today (Tuesday).

Sajjad’s Update on Audit Reform Negotiations

As Conservative legal-affairs spokesman in the European Parliament, Sajjad has authored and continues to negotiate proposals to reform the audit profession across Europe. The reforms, aimed at strengthening audit quality and promoting renewed confidence in financial reporting, propose to introduce a series of measures designed to improve the audit process.