On January 1, 1951, Mr. Ebrahim Dahodwala founded Ebrahim & Co. (now BDO Ebrahim & Co.) in Karachi. The firm soon acquired a reputation for delivering quality services and became one of the most successful firms of the post partition period. The firm was primarily involved in delivering quality audit, taxation and corporate secretarial services. In 1982 the firm became part of the BDO network becoming a full member firm within the first few years of the relationship.
The firm has adopted all the technical standards set by BDO International for practice management. In this context the partners and staff have attended training conferences around the world and have trained staff locally to comply with the standards of BDO International. Through a continued investment in training and development, our Firm strives to be at the forefront of professional expertise and service delivery in Pakistan. The firm has demonstrated service capabilities across the service areas, across the nation in key cities of Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad. These strategic locations enable the Firm to service the needs of national clients with multi-location requirements.
The leadership of the firm have a clear strategy for achieving growth by providing quality services to a very broad range of clients from financial services to not for profit entities and manufacturing to service oriented industries. The mission, vision and values for the Firm have been clearly defined and are aligned to meet the objectives of BDO International globally.
To be the natural choice for an independent, high quality professional services provider which is responsive to the needs of the client, has national and global reach and a distinctive reputation.
To provide greater choice in the professional services market .
To deliver a seamless and consistently high quality service at every point of delivery .
To ensure that our Firm’s talented professionals enjoy a stimulating working environment that is both motivating and distinctive .
To be recognised as a leading brand with international scope and as the market leader at partnering clients and each other for mutual success .
BDO’s primary EVP is that relationships matter: those we build with clients, and those we foster internally with colleagues. By focusing on our EVP attributes, we can ensure that we are placing the right people in the right environment, resulting in exceptional client service.