S. F. Ahmed & Co (SFACO) is a registered firm of accountants and consultants in Bangladesh and is nationally, and internationally, recognized as one of the leaders in contributing to professional practice for various undertakings in the public as well as private finance and other relevant sectors. It was established in 1958 and has been, since, providing accounting, auditing, tax advisory, consultancy, corporate secretarial services and business advisory services to various multinational and local clients, such as, banks and non-banking financial institutions, and those engaged in oil, gas and power generation, telecommunication, mobile phones, manufacturing and trading, government, semi-government, autonomous bodies, non-government organisations, international donor agencies, etc. SFACO is the first firm of Chartered Accountants that installed IBM computers in early 1960's at the offices of the then Habib Bank Ltd of erstwhile East Pakistan, now Agrani Bank of Bangladesh.
Thereafter, it has successfully completed many remarkable consultancy assignments solely and in association with its foreign counterparts. SFACO is also specialised in establishing companies, and foreign firms' branches/liaison offices in Bangladesh and assists in obtaining regulatory permissions for its clients from Board of Investment, Bangladesh Bank, Income Tax & VAT authorities, Registrar of Joint Stock Companies, Controller of Imports & Exports, Department of Immigration & Passports, etc.
SFACO has had been the technical assistance firm with Ernst & Young International, Inc of New York, USA, one of the top four (4) accounting and management consultancy firms of the world, since 1975. It is also registered with various financial and regulatory authorities including Asian Development Bank, Regional Inspector General of USAID in Manila, Bangladesh Bank (country's central bank), NGO Affairs Bureau, DFID of the British High Commission, etc. For more information, please see the firm's profile.