BRAC, recognised as the number one development organisation in the world, has been awarded the prestigious Gold Medal, securing the 1st position in the NGO Category at the Best Corporate Award 2022 organised by the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB). This remarkable achievement marks the sixth time BRAC has received this prestigious award.
The award was presented by the Chief Guest, Tipu Munshi MP, Honourable Minister of the Ministry of Commerce. The ceremony took place on Tuesday, 7 November, 2023, in the Grand Ballroom, Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel in Dhaka. Nanda Dulal Saha FCA, Director, Internal Audit at BRAC and BRAC International; along with Ashit Baran Das, Associate Director (Finance & Accounts) of BRAC, received the award on behalf of the organisation.
Tapan Kanti Ghosh, Senior Secretary of the Ministry of Commerce; Professor Shibli Rubayat-Ul-Islam, Chairman, Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC); and Md. Hamid Ullah Bhuiyan, Chairman, Financial Reporting Council (FRC) were present as the special guests.
BRAC has received numerous awards for the financial transparency over the years, including the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) National Award, the ICMAB Best Corporate Award, and the prestigious South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) award for best-presented annual report, in the NGO category.