Hoda Vasi Chowdhury (HVC) is one of the leading and oldest professional services firms in Bangladesh. For about 50 years, HVC has provided high-quality financial, taxation and management services to a diverse and successful client base operating across various industry and business segment. It started its practice in this vision in 1962 under the name and style “A F Ferguson & Co”, a Scottish firm. Since then, as an innovative and highly professional public accounting and consulting firm, HVC serves as trusted auditor and valued advisor to over 1,000 clients by delivering objective, clear and practical advice to help our clients grow and succeed in their chosen field.
We're proud of our firm's strong and established reputation, a reputation that is built on a long history of integrity, independence and trust.
HVC is uniquely positioned to impart quality, cost-effective and practical advice to clients that include multinational corporations, private businesses, non-profit organizations, governmental entities, emerging or start-up firms, coupled with the personal relationship, value-based fee structure and service continuity. It's what makes us committed and successful leaders in our profession.
In late ninety’s, HVC significantly expanded its management consulting services in order to meet the growing demands of our clients and the challenges of the emerging Bangladesh economy.
HVC employs qualified professionals who work under the direct supervision of partners in the fields of auditing, accountancy, taxation, business advisory services, consulting and other special assignments. Presently, HVC has over 200 professionals in various fields in addition to 28 admin and support staffs.
Why select us
Fast, effective and informed decision making is a business imperative in an increasingly complex business environment. Our clients find our independent, objective and professional advice to be clear, concise and practical. We're known for providing practical recommendations that get to the heart of complex business issues. That's why we have a significant track record of having successfully worked with most of the well repute and top performing businesses operating Bangladesh.
We have multidisciplinary, industry focused professionals and within very short notice can establish dedicated teams of professionals with in-depth industry experience and local/international knowledge from across our service divisions. It means our clients receive advice from professionals who understand their business and challenges, and appreciate client needs, concerns and business objectives.
HVC Historic Events
1947 - A. F. Ferguson & Co (AFF) established office in Pakistan - Karachi and Lahore
1961 - AFF took over Price Waterhouse clients on its cessation
1962 - AFF practice started in Chittagong
1963 - Opened Dhaka Office
1972 - Succeeded AFF Bangladesh practice after renaming the firm to HVC
1998 - Restructured & inducted four partners
2001 - Expanded and two more partners joined
2001 - Opened new national office at new commercial hub (Kawran Bazar)
2014 - Restructured and inducted two partners
2014 - Became the Authorised ACA Training Employer by ICAEW