Mahmood is an audit and general practice partner splitting his time between the Heathrow and City offices. Mahmood joined Kingston Smith in early 2016 following 20 years in a Big Six accounting firm, where held several senior internal finance and leadership roles, broadening his commercial experience. Mahmood's clients recognise his empathy, insight and knowledge, valuing the close relationship that he develops with them through taking the time to understand and appreciate their business and financial goals. Mahmood's commercial client base includes mainly with privately held (owner managed and PE backed) businesses. He particularly enjoys working with growing clients, often in either the food or technology sector, supporting them as they develop their product and business model, as well as their funding and structuring options. His Not-for-Profit clients include numerous charities, schools and colleges, where he provides tailored, specific support.