Award notification CQS_Baker Tilly Audit Azerbaijan 01.10.2021

Agency for Agro Credit and under the Ministry of Agriculture

/Agricultural Competitiveness Improvement Project

Selection of Consulting Company for Completion and Impact Assessment Survey







This notice includes findings of evaluation of expression of interest for the selection process held for involvement of Consulting company for completion and impact assessment survey.


As per procurement plan the selection procedure was conducted as per Consultants Qualifications Selection (CQS) method as specified in the World Bank’s Guidelines: Selection and Employment of Consultants under IBRD Loans by World Bank Borrowers dated January 2011 Revised July 2014.

Request for Expression of Interest was advertised in and newspaper Azerbaijan, on June 25, 2021 and World Bank web site on June 24, 2021 and deadline for submission of EOIs was specified as July 08, 2021.

Four (12) companies applied to the PMU and submitted EOIs. Evaluation results of EOIs are as follows:

1. Education Management Europe (EME) (Belgium) JV SAGE Solution – Azerbaijan – 55 scores

2. ACT (Georgia) – 80 scores

3. SIAR Research and Consulting Group (Azerbaijan) – 84 scores

4. Emerens Limited (Kenya) JV CCORD (Kenya) – 66 scores

5. ASDL (Bangladesh) JV TEC (Azerbaijan) in assoc. DevEmerge (India) – 82 scores

6. VisionRI Creative Consultant int ltd (India) – 74 scores

7. Universitas International (Azerbaijan) – 82 scores

8. A2F Consulting LLC (USA) – 81 scores

9. Baker Tilly Audit Azerbaijan” Closed Joınt-Stock Company. (Azerbaijan) – 91 scores

10. M-Vector (Kyrgyzstan) in assoc. with ARPA (Azerbaijan) – 85 scores

11. UDA Consulting (Turkey) and ERA Consulting (Azerbaijan) – 86 scores

12. KHATT Consulting (Azerbaijan) – 65 scores


Based on provided information, the Evaluation Committee conducted the evaluation and proposed to send to the Request for Proposal to the most responsive applicant -“ Baker Tilly Audit Azerbaijan” Closed Joint-Stock Company.

Contract was awarded to - “Baker Tilly Audit Azerbaijan” Closed Joint - Stock Company.

Contract price:176 753.00 AZN

(One hundred seventy six thousands and seven hundred fifty three manats) AZN: lump-sum contract

          Period of consulting/Services                                     4 months