Mr. Sarwar Mahmood, FCA senior partner of Shafiq Basak & Co. He has Passed Chartered Accountants Final Examination from the Institute of Chartered  accountants of Bangladesh in the year 1979.

Mr. Sarwar Mahmood, a qualified Chartered Accountant has 35 years of experience in financial control, management, training and auditing in different industrial, consultancy and audit firms.

From 1995 to 1997 he was associated in consultancy jobs and worked with PA Consulting Group, Newzeland. He worked in 1995 in the Power Development sector that is sustaining severe system loss. He worked therein for developing Financial Management System to bring discipline in the revenue collection and accounting system. He also worked with World Bank/EC Team as Financial Advisor/Senior Consultant of CERP (Coastal Embankment Rehabilitation Project).

He worked as Chief Accounts and Finance Officer in a reputed industrial concern (Ambee Pharmaceuticals Ltd.) - a Joint Venture Industrial unit with Medimpex, Hungary for three years and was responsible for overall financial management of the organization. In course of undertaking his responsibilities he worked on the development of department and branch control accounting, cash control procedure, inventory control and management, classification of accounts, apportionment and analysis of cost component for determining the product cost effectiveness developed the MIS for the organization etc.

He has worked on auditing of different Public, Private enterprises & NGO under reputed audit firms and also under his own firm.

He was Director of AAA Securities Management Ltd.- A member of Chittagong Stock Exchange Ltd.