ABOUT

LANKABANGLA FINANCE LIMITED

Board of Directors

Mr. Mohammad A. Moyeen

Chairman

Mr. Moyeen is a leading entrepreneur in Bangladesh. He has a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology. Mr. Moyeen is involved in a number of businesses which include, among others, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, International School Dhaka, DPS-STS Schools and WAC Logistics Limited. He is also the Chairman of LankaBangla Securities Limited, a leading brokerage house of the country and LankaBangla Investments Limited, a leading Merchant Bank of the country.

Mr. Mahbubul Anam

Director

Mr. Anam is a Mechanical Engineer from BUET. He has long experience of 29 years in different businesses including Freight Forwarding, Travel Related Services, International Courier, etc. He has been running a number of reputable business houses in country in Management capacity. Mr. Anam is the Managing Director of Expo Freight Limited and Director of a number of businesses and industries. Mr. Anam enjoys enormous reputation in the field of sports, cultural and social work. Presently he is the President of Bangladesh Freight Forwarders Association (BAFFA) and Vice President of Bangladesh Cricket Board and member of the local organizing committee of the T20 World Cup 2014.

Mr. I.W. Senanayake

Director

Mr. Senanayake is one of the Founder Directors of Sampath Bank PLC since March 24 1987. He was appointed as the Deputy Chairman of the Bank in April 1998. He was also the Chairman of the Bank. Mr. Senanayake is past Honorary Trade Representative for Singapore Trade Development Board in Sri Lanka, Chairman of American President Lines Lanka (Pvt.) Limited, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of I.W.S. Holdings (Pvt.) Limited, a conglomerate with diversified business interests in Telecommunications, Broadcasting, Information Technology, Aviation, Shipping, Automobiles, Warehousing and Logistics, Support Services, Consultancy and Project Management Services for Telecommunications, Packing and Food Processing Industries.

Mr. M. Y. Aravinda Perera

Director

Mr. Perera is the Managing Director of Sampath Bank PLC. He worked as Chief Operating Officer, Deputy General Manager, Corporate Banking and played other roles spanning a career of 27 years at Sampath Bank. Prior to joining the Bank he worked as a Senior Project Officer, DFCC and Departmental, Manager and Service Engineer at Ceylon Tobacco Company and engineer at National Milk Board. He is a Fellow Member of Institute of Bankers, Sri Lanka, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK, Chartered Engineer and member of the Institute of Engineers, Sri Lanka. He completed his MBA from the University of Sri Jayawardenapura and Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the University of Moratuwa.

Mr. Mirza Ejaz Ahmed

Director

Mr. Ahmed is an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka. He started his career in American Express Bank and served there for 17 years and left American Express as Senior Director. Before joining HRC Group as the Group Managing Director in 2002, he served in ONE Bank Limited as its Managing Director for about 2 years. Mr. Ahmed is presently the Chairman of Shirt Makers Group, a 100% export oriented apparels manufacturing company.

Mr. M. Fakhrul Alam

Director

Mr. Alam, Managing Director of ONE Bank Limited, is an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka. He has diverse experiences 25 in Banking spanning over 31 years, including Corporate, Treasury and Investment Banking in various capacities in different banks and financial institutions. He started his Career at Agrani Bank Limited as an Officer in 1983, and later served different organizations at home & abroad including IFIC Bank Limited and Bank of Credit & Commerce International (Overseas) Ltd. Before joining at ONE Bank Limited, he was the Deputy Managing Director and Head of Corporate Banking, Treasury & Investment Banking of Eastern Bank Limited. He is serving ONE Bank Limited as Managing Director since October 08, 2013.

Mr. Tahsinul Huque

Director

Mr. Huque graduated from Williams College, Massachusetts, USA with major in Economics and Political Science. He started his career with Merrill Lynch in New York in 1990 and served the company at different capacities until 2003. He then joined Deutsche Bank as a Managing Director of the Investment Banking Division in London. Mr. Huque has spent many years in Investment Banking, Capital Markets and various management roles at Deutsche Bank in London. In 2016, he relocated to New York with Deutsche Bank in a senior management role. Mr. Huque has established himself as an accomplished investment banker in the international arena.

Mrs. Aneesha Mahial Kundanmal

Director

Mrs. Kundanmal has completed B.A. (Honors) in Public Administration from University of Dhaka and is involved with a number of business houses as a leading woman entrepreneur in the country. She is the Director of Royal Park Limited. She is associated with various social and cultural organizations. She is the wife of Mr. B. W. Kundanmal, a renowned business personality.

Mr. Al-Mamoon Md. Sanaul Huq

Independent Director

Mr. Huq accomplished his post graduation diploma in Management Accounting from Highbury College of Technology, Ports-mouth, UK. He has also completed his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Applied Chemistry from University of Dhaka. He worked as Controller General of Accounts, Ministry of Finance, Government of People’s Republic of Bangladesh. He has vast experience in working in Audit Department of Controller & Auditor General of Bangladesh. Mr. Huq has also working experience as consultant with some international organizations like World Bank. He attended a number of trainings, workshops and seminars at home and abroad.

Mrs. Zaitun Sayef

Independent Director

Mrs. Zaitun Sayef is an MBA from Institute of Business Administration (IBA) of Dhaka University. She has diverse experience in banking spanning over 30 years especially on corporate finance, treasury and branch banking. She played various management roles at IFIC Bank Limited. She started her career at Agrani Bank Limited as a Senior Officer in 1983.
She attended a number of trainings, workshops and seminars at home and abroad. She had been with IFIC Bank Limited from 1984 joining as Probationary Officer and retired in 2013 from the Bank holding the position of Deputy Managing Director.

Mr. Mohammed Nasir Uddin Chowdhury

Managing Director

Mr. Mohammed Nasir Uddin Chowdhury is serving LankaBangla Finance Limited as the Managing Director from December 1, 2011. Before joining LBFL, Mr. Chowdhury served LankaBangla Securities Limited as Chief Executive from July 2002 to April 2011 and MIDAS Financing Limited as Director representing LBFL. He is now a member of the Board of Directors of LankaBangla Securities Limited and LankaBangla Investments Limited. Under his sound and proven leadership LankaBangla Finance Limited and its subsidiaries have been able to hold strong position in the respective industries. Mr. Chowdhury also served as the Senior Vice President and Director of Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited from May 2010 to March 2011 and May 2008 to May 2010 respectively. Mr. Chowdhury now chairs one of the first venture capital organizations in Bangladesh, called BD Venture Ltd. He is also the vice chairman of FinExcel, a capacity building institute for financial institutions. He holds a directorship at Eastern Cables Ltd, as well. Mr. Chowdhury attended a number of training, workshop and seminar at home and abroad including USA, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sri Lanka, India, Thailand and other countries. Mr. Chowdhury participated in “On the Job Training Program of the Chief Executives” conducted by “Singapore Institute of Management” and also attended leadership program on “Authentic Leadership Development” from Harvard Business School, Boston, USA. Mr. Chowdhury has a rare blend of expertise in money market and capital market. He is a prominent private equity arranger and successfully arranged financing for many start-ups in Bangladesh. Mr. Chowdhury completed his graduation and post-graduation from the University of Chittagong. He is a life time member at International business forum of Bangladesh (IBFB). Currently, he is the President of Old Faujian Association, Dhaka Chapter. Mr. Chowdhury is an active member of Dhaka Club and Chittagong Club also.

Board of Directors

Mr. Mohammad A. Moyeen

Chairman

Mr. Mahbubul Anam

Director

Mr. I.W. Senanayake

Director

Mr. Moyeen is a leading entrepreneur in Bangladesh. He has a Bachelor of Architecture degree from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology. Mr. Moyeen is involved in a number of businesses which include, among others, Apollo Hospitals Dhaka, International School Dhaka, DPS-STS Schools and WAC Logistics Limited. He is also the Chairman of LankaBangla Securities Limited, a leading brokerage house of the country and LankaBangla Investments Limited, a leading Merchant Bank of the country.

Mr. Anam is a Mechanical Engineer from BUET. He has long experience of 29 years in different businesses including Freight Forwarding, Travel Related Services, International Courier, etc. He has been running a number of reputable business houses in country in Management capacity. Mr. Anam is the Managing Director of Expo Freight Limited and Director of a number of businesses and industries. Mr. Anam enjoys enormous reputation in the field of sports, cultural and social work. Presently he is the President of Bangladesh Freight Forwarders Association (BAFFA) and Vice President of Bangladesh Cricket Board and member of the local organizing committee of the T20 World Cup 2014.

Mr. Senanayake is one of the Founder Directors of Sampath Bank PLC since March 24 1987. He was appointed as the Deputy Chairman of the Bank in April 1998. He was also the Chairman of the Bank. Mr. Senanayake is past Honorary Trade Representative for Singapore Trade Development Board in Sri Lanka, Chairman of American President Lines Lanka (Pvt.) Limited, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of I.W.S. Holdings (Pvt.) Limited, a conglomerate with diversified business interests in Telecommunications, Broadcasting, Information Technology, Aviation, Shipping, Automobiles, Warehousing and Logistics, Support Services, Consultancy and Project Management Services for Telecommunications, Packing and Food Processing Industries.

Mr. M. Y. Aravinda Perera

Director

Mr. Mirza Ejaz Ahmed

Director

Mr. M. Fakhrul Alam

Director

Mr. Perera is the Managing Director of Sampath Bank PLC. He worked as Chief Operating Officer, Deputy General Manager, Corporate Banking and played other roles spanning a career of 27 years at Sampath Bank. Prior to joining the Bank he worked as a Senior Project Officer, DFCC and Departmental, Manager and Service Engineer at Ceylon Tobacco Company and engineer at National Milk Board. He is a Fellow Member of Institute of Bankers, Sri Lanka, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK, Chartered Engineer and member of the Institute of Engineers, Sri Lanka. He completed his MBA from the University of Sri Jayawardenapura and Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the University of Moratuwa.

Mr. Ahmed is an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka. He started his career in American Express Bank and served there for 17 years and left American Express as Senior Director. Before joining HRC Group as the Group Managing Director in 2002, he served in ONE Bank Limited as its Managing Director for about 2 years. Mr. Ahmed is presently the Chairman of Shirt Makers Group, a 100% export oriented apparels manufacturing company.

Mr. Alam, Managing Director of ONE Bank Limited, is an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka. He has diverse experiences 25 in Banking spanning over 31 years, including Corporate, Treasury and Investment Banking in various capacities in different banks and financial institutions. He started his Career at Agrani Bank Limited as an Officer in 1983, and later served different organizations at home & abroad including IFIC Bank Limited and Bank of Credit & Commerce International (Overseas) Ltd. Before joining at ONE Bank Limited, he was the Deputy Managing Director and Head of Corporate Banking, Treasury & Investment Banking of Eastern Bank Limited. He is serving ONE Bank Limited as Managing Director since October 08, 2013.

Mr. Tahsinul Huque

Director

Mrs. Aneesha Mahial Kundanmal

Director

Mr. Al-Mamoon Md. Sanaul Huq

Independent Director

Mr. Huque graduated from Williams College, Massachusetts, USA with major in Economics and Political Science. He started his career with Merrill Lynch in New York in 1990 and served the company at different capacities until 2003. He then joined Deutsche Bank as a Managing Director of the Investment Banking Division in London. Mr. Huque has spent many years in Investment Banking, Capital Markets and various management roles at Deutsche Bank in London. In 2016, he relocated to New York with Deutsche Bank in a senior management role. Mr. Huque has established himself as an accomplished investment banker in the international arena.

Mrs. Kundanmal has completed B.A. (Honors) in Public Administration from University of Dhaka and is involved with a number of business houses as a leading woman entrepreneur in the country. She is the Director of Royal Park Limited. She is associated with various social and cultural organizations. She is the wife of Mr. B. W. Kundanmal, a renowned business personality.

Mr. Huq accomplished his post graduation diploma in Management Accounting from Highbury College of Technology, Ports-mouth, UK. He has also completed his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Applied Chemistry from University of Dhaka. He worked as Controller General of Accounts, Ministry of Finance, Government of People’s Republic of Bangladesh. He has vast experience in working in Audit Department of Controller & Auditor General of Bangladesh. Mr. Huq has also working experience as consultant with some international organizations like World Bank. He attended a number of trainings, workshops and seminars at home and abroad.

Mrs. Zaitun Sayef

Independent Director

Mr. Mohammed Nasir Uddin Chowdhury

Managing Director

Mrs. Zaitun Sayef is an MBA from Institute of Business Administration (IBA) of Dhaka University. She has diverse experience in banking spanning over 30 years especially on corporate finance, treasury and branch banking. She played various management roles at IFIC Bank Limited. She started her career at Agrani Bank Limited as a Senior Officer in 1983.
She attended a number of trainings, workshops and seminars at home and abroad. She had been with IFIC Bank Limited from 1984 joining as Probationary Officer and retired in 2013 from the Bank holding the position of Deputy Managing Director.

Mr. Mohammed Nasir Uddin Chowdhury is serving LankaBangla Finance Limited as the Managing Director from December 1, 2011. Before joining LBFL, Mr. Chowdhury served LankaBangla Securities Limited as Chief Executive from July 2002 to April 2011 and MIDAS Financing Limited as Director representing LBFL. He is now a member of the Board of Directors of LankaBangla Securities Limited and LankaBangla Investments Limited. Under his sound and proven leadership LankaBangla Finance Limited and its subsidiaries have been able to hold strong position in the respective industries. Mr. Chowdhury also served as the Senior Vice President and Director of Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited from May 2010 to March 2011 and May 2008 to May 2010 respectively. Mr. Chowdhury now chairs one of the first venture capital organizations in Bangladesh, called BD Venture Ltd. He is also the vice chairman of FinExcel, a capacity building institute for financial institutions. He holds a directorship at Eastern Cables Ltd, as well. Mr. Chowdhury attended a number of training, workshop and seminar at home and abroad including USA, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sri Lanka, India, Thailand and other countries. Mr. Chowdhury participated in “On the Job Training Program of the Chief Executives” conducted by “Singapore Institute of Management” and also attended leadership program on “Authentic Leadership Development” from Harvard Business School, Boston, USA. Mr. Chowdhury has a rare blend of expertise in money market and capital market. He is a prominent private equity arranger and successfully arranged financing for many start-ups in Bangladesh. Mr. Chowdhury completed his graduation and post-graduation from the University of Chittagong. He is a life time member at International business forum of Bangladesh (IBFB). Currently, he is the President of Old Faujian Association, Dhaka Chapter. Mr. Chowdhury is an active member of Dhaka Club and Chittagong Club also.