Said Elkhouaja

Said Elkhouaja

Director, Professional Practice

4150 Sainte-Catherine Street West, 6th floor,

Montréal, Québec H3Z 2Y5,


Said Elkhouaja, CPA, CA joined the firm in 2019. Prior to joining Crowe BGK, he worked as a professional inspector with CPA Quebec. Every inspection was an opportunity to guide members in their pursuit of excellence by helping them comply with the standards of the profession as well as perfect their methods. Prior to working with CPA Quebec, he worked at an international accounting firm, where he gained extensive experience with public and private companies in a variety of industries. Over the course of his career, he has managed numerous multi-location audit mandates for clients with revenues exceeding one billion dollars. 

Said is hands-on, practical, proactive and collaborative in the way he works with his clients and manages to find them the best solutions available. His leadership, organizational and open communication skills ensure the smooth delivery of mandates in a timely manner, without disruption to the clients’ operations. He clearly understands the clients’ needs and expectations and is focused on building long-lasting relationships with the clients’ teams.

He is trilingual, speaking and reading English, French and Arabic fluently.


  • Master’s in Finance, Robert Schuman University, Institute of Political Studies, Strasbourg, France, 1994
  • Graduate Diploma in Public Accountancy, McGill, 2006

Professional Affiliations

  • Institute of Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario since 2008
  • Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec since 2012