SSAC employs qualified professionals who work under the direct supervision of the partners in the fields of auditing, accountancy, taxation, consulting and other special assignments. SSAC continuously seeks and employs technical experts and specialists from a wide array of disciplines such as economists, social scientist, cost accountants, and financial analysts from a panel of consultants. SSAC also recruits talented graduate and postgraduate students from diverse fields as articles students. The partners supervise the performance, potential and commitment of these students to help them acquire knowledge, experience and professional standards.
Md. Syful Islam FCA, FCMA
Md. Syful Islam FCA, FCMA, FLCCIA, FCEA, qualified as a Chartered Accountant in the year 1990 and qualified as a Cost & Management Accountant in the year 1991. He also qualified as London Chamber of Commerce and Industries Accountant (LCCIA-UK) & Associate of Cost Executive Accountant (ACEA-UK) in the year 1992. Mr Islam has outstanding academic record. He obtained his Honours and Master Degrees from the University of Dhaka in the year 1985 & 1986 respectively.
He has been elected to the council of ICAB for three terms 2007 – 2009, 2010 – 2012 & 2013 – 2015. He was President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) for the year 2012. He was the Vice President of ICAB two times and Chairman of Article Student Committee & Chairman of Members Welfare Committee of ICAB. Currently he is serving SAFA (South Asian Federation of Accountants) as a Board Member & Technical Adviser to the President of ICAB. In addition to that he is the QPRT (Qualified Person Responsible for Training) for ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales) (ACA) students in Bangladesh.
Mr. Islam was a government nominated Director of Rupali Bank Ltd. from 2007-2013, Director of Khulna Water & Sewerage Authority and the Director of Bangladesh Cable Shilpa Limited. He was the Director of Dhaka Stock Exchange and Audit Committee Chairman for the year 2012. He is also the Director of BTCL & Rupali Bank Securities Ltd. since 2012 and 2013 respectively.
Mr. Islam is the focal person for the AML/CFT Supervisory Sub-Committee of the BFIU (Bangladesh Financial Intelligence Unit) of the Bangladesh Bank and has enormous experience in taking a steadfast role in developing the overall transparency & accountability within the entities which certainly contributes to his successful supervision on these areas. Mr Islam participated in a number of trainings, seminars, workshops and conferences of SAFA, CAPA and IFAC on different topics relating to economic issues, corporate governance, IASs and IFRS etc.
He has a good number of publications and is a keynote speaker on the issue of Fraud & Money Laundering in the banking sector of Bangladesh Perspective.
A.K.M. Shamsul Alam FCA
Mr Alam is a dedicated professional and an active participant in the development of accountancy profession for the last 27 years. He has tremendous expertise in auditing particularly in banks, financial institutions and insurance companies. He also specializes in Corporate Affairs, Financial Reporting (IFRS, US GAAP) Internal Auditing and Accounting Services, Project Evaluation and Appraisal, Corporate Finance, Other Risk Advisory Services (System Design and Implementation, Basel II) and Special Assignments.
He is the country’s leading consultant regarding the share market & stock exchange, Security Exchange Rules and regulations. He has experience in portfolio management. Currently he is serving in the “Institute of Share Research” as a Chairman and also as an editor of a capital market magazine named “Share Research”. He holds the position of Independent director and Chairman of audit committee of the “Premier Leasing & Finance Limited” a public limited listed company.
He has extensive knowledge in Public Finance & Public Accounting and worked as a trainer in different national and international organizations. He is also a member of the subcommittee of ICAB relating to the Public finance and public sector accounting.
Mr. Alam has served the nation by actively participating in the liberation war of 1971. He also contributes the profession in many ways through active engagement with the development process of accountancy profession in national level. He is one of the key counter part of ICAB and currently serving as a member of three committees; the committee of Professional Development, Committee on Public Finance and Public Sector Accounting, Committee on Professional Accountants in Business (PAIB).
Md. Rafiqul islam, FCA
Born in a respectable Muslim family in the late 1955, Mr. Islam after having B.Com. (Hons) and Masters of Commerce degree in accounting from University of Dhaka, qualified as a Chartered Accountant from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) in 1983. For his outstanding academic qualifications he was awarded scholarship from Bangladesh Chemical Industries Corporation (BCIC) during his continuation of Chartered Accountancy course under ICAB as an articled student in one of the most renowned Chartered Accountancy Firm – M/S Howladar Yunus & Co. He has gained a wide ranging and multifarious post qualification practical experiences to his credit in accounting, auditing, taxation, financial & management consultancy services through practical assignments. Amongst many, his auditing, taxation and valuation experiences includes all the government sector Banks, Bangladesh Bank, State Bank of India (Dhaka Branch), Bank Indosuez, Bangladesh Biman, Shadharan Bima Corporation, Bangladesh Shilpa Rin Shangstha, Bangladesh Power Development Board, National Tea Company, etc. Besides, as local associate of the internationally reputed Manila based Financial & Management Consultants firm – M/S SGV & Co., Mr. Islam has demonstrated outstanding performances in developing and updating the Bangladesh Government’s accounting system, designing systems and developing manuals separately for each of accounting, auditing and fixed assets of Bangladesh Oil, Gas & Mineral Corporation. He has independently designed the reconciliation procedure of Bangladesh Krishi Bank Limited for reconciling its long 10 years unadjusted inter-branch transactions involving thousand Crores of Taka through its 900 branches.
Being appointed by the Government through its Superior Selection Board (SSB), Mr. Islam has also worked as Director of the country’s largest government organisation – Bangladesh Chemical Industries Corporation (BCIC) for quite a long period in its different directorates such as Panning & Development, Finance & Commercial. Prior to assuming the office of Director of the Corporation, he had worked in many different senior positions such as Sr. General Manager, Chief Finance Officer, Controller of Accounts & Secretary of the same Corporation. His role in the Corporations overall financial and operational management throughout his 27 (twenty seven) years of service periods are all along recognised by the Corporation where he provided Policy Guidelines regarding Financial, Commercial and Operational Management of the Corporation along with its individual manufacturing entities. Mr. Islam also worked as nominated delegates of Bangladesh Government in so many foreign countries to represent international conferences, seminars and business & development meetings. Mr. Islam has been included as a Partner of Syful Shamsul Alam & Co. during the year 2015.
Mohammad Abu Jayed, FCA
Mr.Jayed completed M.Com (Accounting )in 1997 and secure ICAB member in May-June 2006 Enroll No.958.He has 15 Years Comprehensive and in-depth high level experience in country Transcom Group, Partex Group, Opex & Sinha group and abroad in UAE Sawaeed group as senior level management with across all corporate finance advisory (Financial due diligence, investment planning, valuation etc,) audit, pricing and costing, accounting, treasury, MIS, risk management, legal and company secretarial functions. Strong relationship with stakeholer, communications and liaison with government authorities/statutory bodies (RJSC, SEC, DSE, NBR, VAT, customs, Bangladesh Bank, BOI, law enforcing agencies), banks and financial institutions, legal and other different service providers.
Mr.Jayed has the specialized knowledge and practical experience specially in RMG (knit & woven) & backward linkage textile, dying, washing, knitting/weaving, composite textile &RMG in respect of advisory in financial management like system review, pre costing, industry standard costing, man machine ratio, proper record & reporting system, MIS, budgeting, LC earning, process wise proper accounting, dying costing & benefit, compliance, style wise costing, different bank charging monitor,B2B,EDF,ERQ, UPAS financing, project profile to assist project /BMRE financing all documentation etc huge benefit & contribution for said sector.
He has clear concise experience in practical career about the internal control system & automation of different kind software like Sales, Inventory, Fixed Asset management, Procurements, payroll, customization system analysis for any organization to ensure proper delegated authority with authentication.
Abhijit K. Saha FCA
Abhijit K. Saha FCA was qualified as a Chartered Accountant from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh in the year 2010. Mr. Saha has outstanding academic record and obtained his BBA and MBA (in Accounting and Information Systems) from the University of Dhaka in the year 2001 and 2002 respectively.
Mr. Saha, was an articled of Hoda Vasi Chowdhury & Co and worked there as a Manager till 2010.He has more than 14 years working experiences at various capacities including the top management position in the corporate as well as financial sector. He was Group Chief Financial Officer of local group of industries, Chief Operating Officer of D&B’s Bangladesh Rating Agency Limited and Head of Finance & Accounts of People’s Leasing & Financial Services Ltd.
He has a good expertise in latest development of Accounting & Auditing Issues, Preparation of Financial Statements as per IAS/IFRS and BAS & BFRS and other related regulatory framework like Bangladesh Bank regulations, BSEC Rules & Act, Banking Company Act and Basel I, II, III.
He is expert in preparation of financial forecasting, financial plans, financial calculation and financial control through using sophisticated technology of ICT, Database management, electronic data processing, assessment of VAT, preparation of TAX return for individuals, partnership firms, joint ventures and public and private Limited companies as per latest tax reforms in Bangladesh.
He had also participated in different workshops, seminars, training session in home and abroad. He has extensive knowledge in accounting, auditing, investment planning, tax, risk management, advisory services, due diligence for MNC’s, local group of industries and financial sector. Mr. Saha has been included as a Partner of UHY Syful Shamsul Alam & Co in the year 2017.