Dhaka Bank has truly cherished and brought into focus the heritage and history of Dhaka and Bangladesh from Mughal outpost to modern metropolis. Most of its presentation, publications, brand initiatives, delivery channels, calendars and financial manifestations bear Bank’s commitment to this attachment.Dhaka Bank is the preferred choice in banking for friendly and personalized services, cutting edge technology, tailored solutions for business needs, global reach in trade and commerce and high yield on investments
Dhaka Bank has been able to achieve success under the guidance of some brilliant corporate personnel of our country. This article is focusing on 5foremost business icon who are taking Dhaka Bank to a new level.
Mr. Reshadur Rahman
Mr. Reshadur Rahman is a prominent industrialist in Bangladesh and now leading the Dhaka Bank as a Chairman. As a successful business entrepreneur, he has many achievements to his credit. His able leadership has become more vibrant in banking where Dhaka Bank is an epitome of his continued success. This leading industrialist with more than 30 years’ experience in business, is one of the sponsor shareholders of Dhaka Bank Limited and Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Board of trustee of Dhaka Bank Foundation. He was elected The Chairman of the Board of Directors in the 243rd meeting of the Board of Directors during the tenure 2010- 2013.some
Son of Md. Fazlur Rahman and. Kulsuma Rahman He was born on 21st March 1959.Having accomplished his graduation, Mr Rahman resolved on making a start in the line of business and succeeded in new ventures one after another over three decades of his career. His business grew as an enormous group and diversified into numerous worthy areas. He is now the Chairman & Managing Director of RR Holdings Ltd., the CEO of RR Trading & Co., RR Shipping Lines, RR Ocean Shipping Lines, RR Architecture & Engineering Co. and National Traders. He is also Director of Quality Breeders Ltd., RR Alliance Logistics (Pvt.) Limited and Shareholder of HP Chemicals Ltd., Trade Hub Bangladesh Ltd. and Alliance Deep Sea Fishings Limited.
MrReshadur Rahman has membership in professional organization namely Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry and the elite clubs in Dhaka and Chittagong. He is equally active in many community development and social services programmes. Time and again, he has remained an honourable Donor to BIRDEM Hospital, Cancer Hospital, SEID Trust and a good number of educational institutions.
Mr. Abdul Hai Sarker
Chairman, Executive Committee of the Board
Mr. Abdul Hai Sarker is the founder Chairman and one of the longest serving Board Members of Dhaka Bank Limited. He was a key architect to set the pace of this great corporate voyage for excellence. Today’s Dhaka Bank manifests his crusading zeal for a sound banking institution that would be a shining example for all and the best choice of the new generation. Born in a respectable Muslim family of Sirajgonj District, MrSarker accomplished his Post Graduation Degree (M.Com) from the University of Dhaka in 1970. Soon he involved himself in international trade and business and became a reputed industrialist in the country.
His sincere effort and dynamic leadership culminated in a large business conglomerate in the name of Purbani Group comprising Shohagpur Textile Mills Ltd., Karim Textile Ltd., Karim Spinning Mills Ltd., Purbani Yarn Dying Ltd., Purbani Fabrics Ltd., Purbani Food & Beverage Ltd., Purbani Fisheries Ltd., Purbani Traders Ltd., Purbani Rotor Spinning Ltd. and Purbani Synthetic Spinning Ltd.
Mr Abdul Hai Sarker is the former Vice Chairman of Bangladesh Association of Banks, the former President of Bangladesh Textile Mills Association and a former Director of Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry. MrSarker is the Founder Trustee of Independent University, Bangladesh, Founder Member of the Board of Trustees of Bangladesh Enterprise Institute and Associate Director of International Cotton Association based in Liverpool, UK. Besides being a leading business personality, he has been playing commendable role in social welfare and community development. Many organizations have awarded him for his outstanding contribution to the society. He has also been accorded Commercially Important Person status by the Government.Besides being a leading business personality, he has been playing a commendable role in social welfare and community development. Many organizations have awarded him for his outstanding contribution to the society. He has also been accorded Commercially Important Person (CIP) status by the Government.
Syed Mahbubur Rahman
Mr. Syed Mahbubur Rahman joined Dhaka Bank Limited as the Managing Director on November 08, 2015. He has 27 years of experience in Banking Services and Credit related arena. Prior to joining DBL, he was the Managing Director & CEO of BRAC Bank Limited.
Mr. Rahman worked in various roles with some of the biggest names in the financial sector of Bangladesh such as Prime Bank Limited, Citibank NA, Standard Chartered Bank, ANZ Grindlays Bank, IDLC Finance Limited etc. before moving to BRAC Bank Limited in 2008. He started his career in Saudi Bangladesh Agricultural & Industrial Investment Co. (SABINCO). He also served as the Director for BRAC EPL Investments Ltd, BRAC EPL Stock Brokerage Ltd, BRAC Saajan Exchange Ltd, bKash Ltd, BRAC IT Services Ltd and IIDFC Securities Ltd.Mr. Rahman is also a Member of the Board of Governors at Association of Bankers, Bangladesh Limited.He was accorded with the prestigious ‘The Asian Banker Leadership Achievement Award’ for Bangladesh for the period 2011-2013.
He obtained his Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka. During his career, he attended numerous trainings, seminars and workshops on different aspects of banking held in the country and abroad.
Mr.Khondoker Monir Uddin
A passionate entrepreneur and an insightful businessman MrKhondokerMonir Uddin is a Director of Dhaka Bank Limited. He is also one of the admired Sponsor Directors who envisioned Dhaka Bank as a house of corporate excellence. Born and educated in Dhaka, he obtained B.Com (Hons.) and M.Com degree from the Department of Accounting, University of Dhaka. On achieving academic goal, MrMonir set out his venture in business in 1985. The succeeding years saw his scintillating entrepreneurship in diverse fields of business spanning Readymade Garment, Real Estate, Chemicals, Business Equipment & Machine Supply, Banking, Health Care, Education and Brokerage Services etc. With his visionary and proven business record, MrMonir has acquired a good entrepreneur image in the country. He is the Co-founder and the Managing Director of STS Group, Shanta Group and Shanta Properties Ltd. in Bangladesh.
To fulfil various priority needs of the people, MrMonir pioneered in different services of international stature. Among such enterprises, prominent are Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, the only US-JCI accredited hospital in Bangladesh, International School Dhaka and Delhi Public School in Dhaka and other important cities countrywide.
He is equally compassionate about social responsibility and contribution in philanthropic services for the underprivileged children and women. This apart, he has affiliation with a number of social groups, namely Dhaka Club Ltd., Gulshan Club Ltd., Uttara Club Ltd. and Kurmitola Golf Club. He has visited a good number of countries across the globe on different occasions of business.
Mr.Khondoker Jamil Uddin
MrKhondoker Jamil Uddin is a Director and one the longest serving Board Members of Dhaka Bank Limited. Born in a respectable Muslim family in Dhaka, Mr Jamil accomplished his BSS (Hons.), MSS and M. Phil from the Department of Sociology, University of Dhaka. He embarked on business in 1995 and the later years proved most prolific earning him the reputation of a distinctive industrialist in Bangladesh. His sincere effort and dynamic leadership culminated in a large business conglomerate in the name of Shanta Group and other renowned business houses. He is the Chairman of A & A Accessories Ltd. and JAAZ Concerns Ltd. He is a Director of Shanta Garments Ltd., Shanta Apparel Ltd., Shanta Washing Plant Ltd., STS Holdings Ltd., GDS Chemical Bangladesh (Pvt.) Ltd., Universal Business Machines Ltd. and Citizen Securities Ltd. Moreover, he is a Sponsor Director of Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, International School Dhaka and Delhi Public School.
Alongside business, Mr Jamil is associated with many social, trade and sports associations. He is a Life Member of BIRDEM and a Director of BGMEA. He is the General Secretary to Bangladesh Hockey Federation, Vice President of Bangladesh Olympic Association, President of Bangladesh Rugby Association and Vice President of Dhaka Mohammedan Sporting Club. His excellence in social welfare reached its height when he established a charitable clinic in Ashulia namely CWCH where presently he is the Vice Chairman.