Our Team

A. Wahab & Co. is enriched with a team of highly professional staff members, 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 training for continuous professional development in the field of Audit, Income Tax and Company Law and we always ensure value for money for our clients.

At AWC, we remain focused on clients’ professional necessity for serving them to their expectations without compromising or breaching any professional & ethical standards. Inculcating migration of ‘best practices’ in the firm has always been the vision for improvising the operational efficacy. We are being considered by our clients as their trusted partners and with that level of comfort, all their financial management related challenges are vested upon us for a pragmatic solution. Although we are predominantly an accounting firm with specialization in audit and attestation services, but our suite of services also include providing assistance to our clientele from formation/incorporating their business to recruiting staff, training, secretarial services, business process outsourcing, obtain work permit of expatriate employees, tax, IT consulting, winding up of business etc. Over the years, we have developed a niche in forensic audit and investigation and worked for the largest donor agencies of the world.

 

Management Team


Abdul Wahab, Founder & Senior Partner
B. Com, M.A. Economics, LL.B - FCA


Mr. Abdul Wahab is the founder and Senior partner of A. Wahab & Co. He is one of the senior Chartered Accountants in Bangladesh. He has more than 50 years of experience working with closely held businesses and their owners to resolve a wide range of tax and business issues involving various criteria. He has also audited accounts of Private and Nationalized Commercial Banks, Government and Semi-Government entities, Utility Services, NGO'S and foreign aided projects in Bangladesh. His over 50 years of professional experience includes working in Bangladesh, Pakistan and the United Kingdom. Mr. Wahab holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) degree from Dhaka University, an M.A in Economics from Karachi University, Pakistan, and LL.B from Sindh Law College, Pakistan. Mr. Wahab obtained the prestigious Medal of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan for his outstanding performance in the C.A. exam in 1967.  In 1968 he started practicing under the firm name A. Wahab & Co. and became a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants (FCA) of Bangladesh in the year 1973.Mr. Wahab is a regular contributor in the journal of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh. His main area of practice is Company Law and Income Tax. Mr. Wahab is very active in many philanthropic activities and founder of Rokeya-Wahab Trust. 

 
Md. Nurul Islam, Partner
B.Com - FCA

Mr. Md. Nurul Islam has been a partner of the firm since December 1, 2003. Mr. Islam’s expertise encompasses a wide range of businesses across a variety of industries, sector Corporation, financial institutions, Government Organizations and NGO’s and various professional services.


Mr. Islam has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Dhaka University.  He became a fellow member (FCA) of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh in 1984.

 
Nurul Wahab, Managing Partner
B. Com, M.A. Economics, CPA (Maryland, USA), FCMA, FCA



Mr. Nurul Wahab is responsible for providing audit, compliance, and consulting services to a variety of industries, including manufacturing, distribution, technology, software, construction and government. He is a licensed CPA (Maryland, USA), Chartered Accountant (Bangladesh) and Cost and Management Accountant (Bangladesh). Prior to joining AWC in 1999, Mr. Wahab worked several years in a number of private and public companies in the USA and Canada. Mr. Wahab’s mix of private and public accounting experience in the USA, Canada and Bangladesh brings a unique blend of skills and perspective to AWC and in serving his clients.
Mr. Wahab has a Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) degree from Aligarh Muslim University, India and Masters of Arts in Economics from California State University, Los Angeles, USA. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh and Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh.

 
Md. Showkat Hossain, Partner
B. Com, FCA

Mr. Md. Showkat Hossain is a partner in AWC’s assurance and corporate tax practice.  He specializes in the audit of banks, insurance and listed companies.  He is also an active tax practitioner and responsible for hearings at Appeal and Tribunal level. Mr. Hossain is a strategic thinker with exceptional problem-solving skills, who focuses on recommending practical solutions to help each client minimize their taxes and protect their assets. Within the firm, Mr. Hossain is actively involved in the mentoring of staff members and helps to oversee the tax department.
Mr. Hossain qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1979 and became a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) in 1984.

 
Kazi Mahboob, Partner
M.Com. FCA

Mr. Kazi Mahboob is a partner of AWC’s advisory practice. His main area of focus is BPO, Controllership, Business process improvement, training and management consulting.   He also oversees firm’s Transfer Pricing practice.
Mahboob focuses on helping AWC’s multinational clients in achieving and executing growth plans.  He is highly attentive with a genuine concern for protecting the best interests of his clients and offers strategic insight, proactive advice and Significant Tax planning for Clients. Prior to joining AWC in January 2013 as a Director of Audit and Advisory Services, Mahboob worked for a number of multinational companies in telecommunication and pharmaceutical sector.  He was admitted as a partner of the firm on December 15, 2015.
Mr. Kazi Mahboob has a Master’s degree in Management and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in Nov-Dec 2003.