Nepali Firm Joins AGN Membership

September 2020
AGN International announces that S. Subedi & Associates (SSBDI) has joined its AGN AP membership.

AGN International is one of the world’s leading associations of independent certified public accounting and consulting firms and sets rigorous criteria for admission to the association. We provide outstanding continuing professional education and intra-member collaboration to help all member firms serve clients with excellence and maintain adherence to the highest professional standards.

S. Subedi & Associates (SSBDI) is a firm of Chartered Accountants providing audit, assurance and consulting services in Nepal. The firm's vision is to be recognised as the leader of professional services by:
- Creating an invigorating work environment for their people.
- Delivering innovative advisory services to generate superior financial results for their clients. 

SSBDI provide services for a diverse portfolio of clients, ranging from growth-focused entrepreneurial business to leading multinational organisation and publicly listed companies operating across many sectors. The team operates on the principles of integrity, work ethic, teamwork, collaboration, communication and client’s service. The vision and team of professionals - who have been handpicked, proven and benchmarked, are best in the industry.

“Despite being a young organisation, we are teamed up by top professionals coming from four big and top management consulting firms who dream big and strive for bigger - the main reason for joining AGN International. With our promising attribution and strong relations with the existing clients, we always look forward to working with world-class organisations by ensuring the top audit and advisory services in the region. We create value for our clients through our capabilities, local and global knowledge and expertise on subject matters while being fair, focused and calm. I feel very proud and grateful to be a part of this diligent team and help our clients to evolve dynamically in a more sustainable way." - Satish Subedi - Managing Partner at SSBDI.

The firm is committed to helping their clients achieve their ambitions by providing expert services tailored to their specification and timetable. The team are proactive thinkers and doers who understand what matters most to their clients and are capable of delivering pragmatic results in this fast-changing environment. The quality of services they deliver to their clients is equally important - A Quality Assurance and Risk Containment Policy, based on International Quality Assurance Standards (ISQC-1), is implemented, as well as Independence Policies, based on IESBA Code of ethics.

SSBDI also has multifaceted social commitments and supports initiatives that generate a positive economic and social impact in the areas of financial understanding and financial inclusion. The firm's Apprentice Development Program which started as a pilot program for an Educational Institute at the municipal level has resulted in an incredible achievement of adding financial skills to 20 young professionals in the first year - all of them now employed in both small and large organisations. With this success, SSBDI now aims to create 200 more jobs in the next five years with an appropriate long-term strategy.

Satish Subedi - Managing Partner at SSBDI comments;
"Since there is always room for improvement and we continuously endeavour to better our performance, it will be an honour to receive your honest thoughts and feedback throughout the journey. We will continue to work proactively and persistently towards what we value."

Malcolm Ward - CEO of AGN International adds; "S. Subedi and Associates is AGN’s first member from Nepal, and brings a greater level of coverage to AGN in the Asia Pacific region. S. Subedi and Associates specialise in audit, tax, and advisory. The firm has ongoing projects from the Middle East to China and is eager to do business with fellow AGN members. We believe the admission of our first Nepali firm will encourage AGN members to consider Kathmandu as a future destination for business."

For further information, please contact Jean - AGN AP Regional Director.

S. Subedi and Associates
Administration Department

Kathmandu, Nepal. 869
Tel: 01-4101680 / 9851202153
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