Iqbal Ashraf is a partner at GUILD Consulting, a Honolulu-based management consulting firm. He has a background in financial management and project management. His recent projects include strategic planning for University of Hawai‘i System and Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA). He is the Chief Financial Officer and "Growth Partner" to several of his small business clients. In the past, he led ProAccounting Hawaii, an outsourced accounting firm. Prior to that, he held various management roles at General Electric in the areas of finance and technology. Originally from India, Iqbal has a bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering and an MBA.