Managing Partner, Bangladesh
Syed Md ENAMUL Kabir
ENAMUL brought with him 12 years of local and international working experience in Telenor, Nestle’ and KPMG, and strong academic and professional records. Prior to joining the firm, he was a Senior Vice President-Finance in Dtac, one of the largest telecom network operators in Thailand, and a Deputy Director-Finance in Grameenphone, the largest telecom network operator in Bangladesh. During his tenure in KPMG Bangladesh, he was involved in various capacities in audit and advisory engagements for HSBC, DBBL, Sonali Bank, Bangladesh Bank, Grameenphone, Singer, Siemens and KAFCO. He has an MBA from the University of Edinburgh and an MBA with major in Accounting from the University of Dhaka. He is a professional accountant qualified from the institutes in the UK (ICAEW, ACCA) and in Bangladesh (ICAB). He completed an online course on Strategy Execution from INSEAD and an on-campus course on Marketing from Cranfield School of Management.
Co-founder and Advisor to partners, Bangladesh
SHAHRIAR Istiaq Halim
SHAHRIAR extends his 13 years of working experience, majority of which was engaged in CXO role, of creating value for the entities through crafting Business Strategy, implementing ERP (Project Manager in SAP S4 HANA), improving critical business process and importantly by acting as a catalyst for change management. He is a Growth Business Strategist and strong advocate for Business Process Automation. He has experienced different stage of business life cycle while working for Listed NBFI (Recovery Strategy), Listed Cement Manufacturing Company (Growth Strategy) and renowned Textile and Apparel Composite (Turnaround Strategy). Earlier to joining industry, he worked for Big Four Audit Firm in Bangladesh where he explored different industries like telecom, banking, pharmaceuticals etc. He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (ICAB) and he has also completed his MBA with major in Accounting and Information Systems from the University of Dhaka. He used to get involved with ICAB, IBA and other institutes as a faculty member.
He is currently the Group CFO of Purbani Group, a 45 years old and renowned textile & apparel composite in Bangladesh.
Azizul Hassan Satter
In ESS, we believe that creative IDEAS, smart EXECUTION and continuous INNOVATION on the part of business houses are necessary in addition to public and private investment in infrastructure and human capital for Bangladesh to take the next BIG LEAP. We believe that TRUST is a source of competitive advantage when news of corruption and unethical business practices headline every day. We believe that a blend of indigenous and foreign knowledge is necessary to craft BUSINESS MODELS that suit the local business environment. And we believe that our EXPERTISE and EXPERIENCE make us your PARTNERS, you can RELY on, in generating and refining ideas, executing the plan, innovating the business models and in carrying out business with trust and confidence.
who we are
We recognize our responsibilities to both our clients and the society at large. Hence, our mission is to create value for the society by:
- Providing advisory and business services underpinned by cutting-edge knowledge and relevant expertise;
- Discovering and using local knowledge accumulated over the centuries;
- Investing in human capital development;
- Sharing our views on issues that matter most to businesses; and
- Building capacities across the value chain.
We believe that our work culture anchored in our values will help us achieve our mission.