Transaction Advisory Services
The project has provision to appoint a firm for Transaction Advisory Services (TAS) for the Project. The major responsibilities of the TAS are:
Pre-feasibility of different Hi-Tech Park / Software Trechnology Park are being implemented by the BHTPA
Prepare bid documents for procuring Developer.
Make mile stone for the IT / ITES sector of Bangladesh
Promotional Activities to attract investor / Developer in the parks
Design, supervise of the construction work under the project
For appointment of the TAS, the authority in consultation with World Bank prepared the Request for expression of Interest (REoI) and published two daily news papers on April 2013. REoI was also published in the CPTU, BHTPA and UNBD website. A total of seven EoIs were received by the dead line. Out of seven firms, five firms were shortlisted eligible for Request for Proposal. After evaluation Ernest & Young LLC has been selected as ranked 1 firm among the 3. Initial scope has been revised in accordance of the requirement. The proposal has been cleared by the World Bank and approved by the Ministry. A contract has been signed with the Ernest & Young LLC on 30/06/2013 with the amount of USD 8,58,690 (below 10 crore BDT).