Maruf Ahmed has over 12 years of experience in the CSR industry. In that time, he has held a key leadership position with a reputed 3rd part social audit company. Maruf has extensive field experience and general management experience. He has conducted internal auditing training to his staff, as well as seminars for different CSR stakeholders. He has oversight over local quality and ethics practices.
Maruf is SA8000 Lead and ISO 14001 Environmental Management System Lead Auditor. He has conducted over 2000 audits, including Code of Conduct, CTPAT, BSCI, and Environmental Audits. He has conducted audits in Bangladesh, China, Hong Kong, Pakistan, Malaysia, Cambodia, Nepal, Sri-Lanka, UAE, and Vietnam. He has worked in Europe and North America supporting brands and retailers in their sourcing efforts in South Asia.
Maruf provides technical guidance and/or interpretation to clients regarding their supply chains in Asia and has worked on human trafficking and migrant labor research projects. Maruf also has experience with technical audits and quality inspection.