Thursday, February 22, 2018

Our Team

Mr. Abdul Wahab
B. Com. (Hons.) M.A. (Econ) LL.B, FCA
Senior Partner

Obtained his B.Com (Honours) from Dhaka University, M.A. in Economics from Karachi University, Pakistan, and LL.B from Sindh Law College, Pakistan. He completed his articles with M/S A.F. Fergusan & Co. Karachi, one of the renowned audit firms of the Sub-Continent. Mr. Wahab obtained the Medal of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan for his outstanding performance in C.A. exam. He passed C.A. in the year 1967, and has been in practice since 1968. He Became a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (FCA) in the year 1973.

Mr. Wahab has audited the accounts of hundreds of limited companies both Private & Public. Also audited accounts of Private and Nationalized Commercial Banks. Authorities Like Chittagong Port Authorities B.I.W.T.A etc., DFI (Development Financial Institution)s, Insurance Companies, Sector Corporations (Including Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation), Utility Services, and NGO'S. Also Rendering Services as Accounting Consultants, Tax advisors, Company Law advisors and Management Consultants in the matters of Private and Public Limited Companies and Sector Corporations.

Md. Nurul Islam, FCA

Mr. Md. Nurul Islam obtained his B.Com from Dhaka University. He completed his articles from M/S Akbar G. Merchant & Co. Chartered Accountants. He qualified as a chartered accountant in the year 1979 and became a fellow member (FCA) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh in the year 1984.
Mr. Islam has vast experience in auditing the accounts of Sector Corporation, financial institutions, Govt. & Semi Govt. Organizations and NGOs

Mr. Nurul Wahab
B. Com. (Honors), M.A. (Econ.), FCMA, CPA (USA), FCA.

Mr. Nurul Wahab obtained his B. Com. (Honors) from Aligarh Muslim University, India, M.A. in Economics from California State University, Los Angeles, qualified as a Certified Management Accountant and Certified Public Accountant from USA in 1996 and 1997 respectively. Mr. Wahab also qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1999. He worked as an auditor as well as financial, management and computer consultant for a number of world renowned multinational Companies in the USA and in Canada. He has been involved in the supervision of the audit of accounts of a number of banks, insurance companies, Public-Private Limited companies and foreign organizations operating in Bangladesh. Mr. Wahab has audited as well as provided consulting services to a number of projects involving different international agencies including UNICEF, DANIDA, SDC, CARE and CIDA.

Md. Showkat Hossain, FCA

Md. Showkat Hossain obtained his B.Com from Government College of Commerce under Chittagong University in 1972. He completed his Chartered Accountancy article with M/S Hoda Vasi Chowdhury & Co., the successor interest in newly independent Bangladesh of M/S A.F.Ferguson & Co., one of the renowned audit firms in the sub-continent. Mr. Showkat qualified as Chartered Accountant and admitted as Associate in 1979. He became a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) in 1984. He is one of the senior Chartered Accountants of the country. His enrolment number is 196. While in Hoda Vasi Chowdhury & Co Mr. Showkat has audited world renowned multinational companies like, Unilever, Glaxo, Hoechst, James Finlay, etc. as well as limited companies under Government sector corporations like, Eastern Refinery, Chittagong Steel Mills, R R Jute Mills, Bangladesh Gas Fields, etc.
During his 32years of service after qualified as Chartered Accountant Mr. Showkat headed the Accounts and Finance division in Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation (BPC), Eastern Refinery Limited (ERL), Jamuna Oil Company Limited (JOCL), Dhaka Electric Supply Company Limited (DESCO) and Dhaka Ahsania Mission (DAM). He also worked with Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission (BERC) as Member of the Commission and was nominated by the Government to represent Government as Director of Padma Oil Company Limited (POCL) and Jamuna Oil Company Limited (JOCL). He worked for NCR Corporation, USA in its regional offices in Bahrain, Cyprus and Kuwait, in the Accounts Division.

Mr. Kazi Mahboob, FCA

Mr. Kazi Mahboob  worked for KPMG Bangladesh as a senior Audit Supervisor and Audit Manager.  He qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 2003. At KPMG he worked in the field of Audit, Accounting, Taxation and Management consulting department. Before joining A. Wahab & Co, Mr. Mahboob worked in number of senior management positions for different  multinational companies and group of companies, which include GrameenPhone (subsidiary of Telenor) and Sanofi-Aventis. Mr. Mahboob attended a number of national and international trainings on financial analysis, web based reporting, tax risk assessment, transfer pricing, team building challenges etc.  His area of specialization is VAT and Development Sector Audit & Consulting Services.

Audit Team
A. Wahab & Co. is enriched with a team of highly professional staff members, who are one of the very best in the industry. Our new recruits have to go through a number of rigorous selection procedures, by which we only recruit the very best. We conduct in house classes for continuous professional development in the field of Audit, Income Tax and Company Law and we always ensure value for money for our clients.