Mahmood Khan is a Chartered Accountant /Consultant with 45 years of experience in Public Practice, Investigations and Governance.

He qualified with a B.Com from University of Auckland and practiced mostly in New Zealand. He was an Assurance Partner of BDO, Northland, Chartered Accountants for 30 years till retirement in 2016 when returned to live permanently in Fiji. He is a member of Fiji Institute of Accountants, Member of Institute of Aust/NZ Chartered Accountants and a member of New Zealand Institute of Directors. He was recognised as a Fellow by the New Zealand Institute of Accountants and a Fellow of New Zealand Trustees Association. Mahmood was also awarded a Paul Harris Fellow by the Rotary International for his services to the community. Mahmood is a Justice of Peace in New Zealand.

Mahmood presently serves as a Director on the Boards of the Pacific Fishing Company PTE Ltd and Fiji Revenue & Customs Services and a member on the Council of the University of the South Pacific. He also chairs the Audit and Risk Committees of all three Boards. He retains a number of positions as a consultant with entities in New Zealand.