BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Mr. Mohammed Nasir Uddin, FCMA
Mohammed Nasir Uddin FCMA is the Chairman of Islami Bank Securities Limited. He is a Director of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited as representative of BLU International Limited. He is the Group General Manager (Chief of Finance & Accounts) of Bay Group. He obtained M.Com (Master of Commerce) in Accounting from Dhaka University in 1990. He also obtained CIMA Adv Dip MA (UK) from Chartered Institute of Management Accounts (CIMA) of London, U. K in 2012 and CMA & FCMA from the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) in 1995. Mr. Nasir started his career as Manager (Audit) in Sunman Group. Mr. Nasir has a career that spans over 27 (Twenty Seven) years in the field of Industry namely Sunman Group, Monno Group of Industries, MEB Group, Saad Musa Group, S.A Group , Opex & Sinha Textile Group etc. in different capacities particularly worked as Corporate Sr. GM & Group CFO for 14 years. He has also sector wise experience arena specially, export oriented sector like Garments, Composite Textile, Ceramics, Leather & Foot Wear etc. Mr. Nasir participated in many National and international seminars, symposiums & conferences. His work experiences have collectively enriched his knowledge of work in the financial sector. Mr. Nasir has a career objective to play Strategic & Management role in Accounts, Finance and Audit activities, Project & Working Capital financing, Fund administration, Strategic “Cost Management, Establish Risk based Internal Control & Audit System.
Major General (Retd.) Engr. Abdul Matin
Major General (Retd.) Engr. Abdul Matin is the Vice Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Islami Bank Securities Limited. He is the Chairman of Risk Management Committee of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited as the representative of Paradise International Limited. He was one of the Principal Staff Officer at Army Head Quarters and served Bangladesh Army in different capacities. He was the Chairman of the Committee for preparation of specifications of National Smart Identity Card under the Election Commission of Bangladesh. He played an important role in policy making of Bangladesh Election Commission, Bangladesh Road Transport Authority, Bangladesh Ordnance Factory, Bangladesh Machine Tools Factory and Bangladesh University of Professionals and different national and international institutions. He obtained B.Sc. (Engineering) degree from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) and Master’s Degree on War Studies and Master’s Degree in Defense Studies from National University. He is also a graduate of Chittagong University. Major General (Rtd.) Engr. Abdul Matin participated in mine clearance operation in Kuwait after the gulf war and received honorary certificate from Kuwait Authority on successful completion of the operation. He visited many countries related to Government assignments. He actively participated in modernizing Bangladesh Army. He is a fellow of Engineering Institute of Bangladesh. He completed Armed Forces War Course, Staff Course, Technical Staff Course and Capstone Course beside other mandatory courses and Training. He completed Radar specialization course from China. He served Army Golf club as Senior Vice President from 2011 to 2014.
Dr. Areef Suleman
Dr. Areef Suleman is a Director of Islami Bank Securities Limited. He is currently the Director Economic Research and Institutional Learning at the Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia. In this capacity, he heads the team providing thought leadership in all matters related to economic policy, socio-economic research and knowledge management needed to support initiatives of IsDB and its Member Countries. Dr. Suleman has a distinguished career in formulating and leading the implementation of high level strategies, policies and programs from the firm through to the global level to achieve measurable results. His career is marked by consistent advancement through positions of increased responsibility and impact with leading international development organizations.He has a PhD in Economics along with a Master’s in Business Leadership and a Masters in Commerce. Dr. Suleman’s career began in post-apartheid South Africa where he was instrumental in developing inclusive growth-oriented strategies. Prior to joining the Is DB, Dr. Suleman functioned as CEO of a Government Fund to foster innovation in South Africa. He was responsible for jointly establishing and managing the consulting arm of South Africa’s premier development finance institution wherein he managed their consulting services on the African continent. Dr. Areef Suleman represents Islamic Development Bank (IDB), Jeddah, KSA in the Board of Directors of Islami Bank Bangladesh Ltd. and is also a Director of Islami Bank Securities Limited.
Prof. Dr. Md. Sirajul Karim
Professor Dr. Md. Sirajul Karim is a Director of the Islami Bank Securities Limited .He is a Director of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited as representative of Excel Dyeing and Printing Ltd. He started his career as Chemist in Karnaphuli Paper Mills Ltd., Chandraghona and then joined as Research Chemist in Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research and then as a Lecturer in Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh in 1971. He was promoted to Professor and was there till 2009. At present he is the Professor of Chemistry and Chairman of Basic Science Department of Prime asia University, Banani, Dhaka. He obtained B.Sc. (Hons), M.Sc. (Applied Chemistry) and Ph.D. degree from the University of Dhaka. He obtained Post Doctorate Fellow from the University of Karlstad, Sweden. He was engaged as Guest Scientist, Senior Visiting Scientist and Visiting Professor in different universities including University of Darmstadt, Germany, University of Karlstad Sweden and Abo Academy University, Finland. He participated in different seminars and training programs both at home and abroad. Prof. Karim has written many books including primary, secondary and tertiary levels. He is an author of a few books of poems and short stories. Dr. Karim has evaluated a few techniques for pulping and bleaching in the field of paper science and technology. He has large number of publications in different journals at home and abroad.
Mr. Mohammad Solaiman, FCA
Mohammad Solaiman FCA is a Director of Islami Bank Securities Limited. He is a Director of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited. He is a Commerce Graduate under the University of Chittagong and stood First Class First in order of merit in the year 1971. He passed SSC Examination in First Division in the year 1967 and HSC Examination in the year 1969 securing 10th position jointly in order of merit under Cumilla Board. Mr. Mohmmad Solaiman qualified as Chartered Accountant in the year 1978 from the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) and became associate member of the Institute in the same year. After qualifying professional examination Mr. Solaiman started his career as Public Accountant as a Partner of Muhammad Shaheedullah & Co., Chartered Accountants and continued till the year 1984. He then started accountancy profession under the name and style Mohammad Solaiman & Co., Chartered Accountants and continued till the end of the year 1993. He then joined Government service as Accountant Member of Taxes Appellate Tribunal on contact basis for one year. The Government, being highly satisfied with his sincerity, punctuality, efficiency and devotion to duties, was pleased to extend his contract for consecutive three terms. Thereafter, he faced Public Service Commission and got success therein. The Government of Bangladesh appointed him as Accountant Member ((Ex-Officio Joint Secretary) of Taxes Appellate Tribunal under Internal Resource Division (IRD), Ministry of Finance on permanent basis. Mr. Mohammad Solaiman was subsequently promoted to the top post of the Taxes Appellate Tribunal, the highest fact finding authority of the Income Tax Department as President (Ex-Officio Additional Secretary) Ministry of Finance, Government of the Peoples Republic of Bangladesh. Mr. Solaiman is the only Chartered Accountant in Bangladesh who was fortunate to hold the position of Accountant Member on permanent basis as well as President of Taxes Appellate Tribunal. He retired from the Government Service in the end of the year 2008. After retirement, Mr. Solaiman started accountancy profession as Public Accountant under the name and style M. Solaiman & Co., Chartered Accountants. During his long 41 years professional experience, he successfully acted both in Bar and Bench of taxation law with high dignity and reputation. He acted as External Auditors, Internal Auditors, Tax Advisor, Company Law Advisor and Consultant of so many clients at Corporate and non-corporate sectors. He participated in many seminars, conferences and workshops related to accountancy profession both at home and abroad. Mr. Solaiman is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) bearing enrollment number 161. He travelled different countries of the world. He is associated with some social and religious activities in the country. He has behind him wife and two sons.
Mohammed Monirul Moula
Mr. Mohammed Monirul Moula is a Director of Islami Bank Securities Limited. At present he is the Managing Director and CEO of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited. Prior to playing the role of Managing Director & CEO he worked with Bank in the Capacity of Additional Managing Director as well as the Head of many core wings of the Bank. In the basket of portfolio, he held the position of Head of Corporate Investment (Credit) Wing, Head of International Banking Wing and Head of Retail Investment Wing, Head of Chittagong South Zone & Head of leading branches. He joined the bank as Probationary Officer on March 06, 1986. During his vast versatile banking career of over 34 years, Mr. Monirul gained extensive banking experience and developed wide range of expertise in almost all business areas. While he was leading the Corporate Investment (Credit) Wing as Additional Managing Director, he notably looked after the affairs of Corporate Finance, Structured Finance, Sustainable Finance, Credit Administration, Asset Management and Credit Risk Management of the Bank. He also took the helm of Retail Investment Wing where his deep concentration was on SME Finance, Retail, Consumer & Real Estate Investment (Finance) and such. Mr. Monirul was the Chairman of Investment (Credit) Committee and member of Management Committee (MANCOM) and Asset Liability Committee (ALCO). Mr. Moula has enriched his experience by working in various branches like Agrabad Corporate Branch, Chowmuhani Branch, Pahartali Branch, Anderkillah Branch, Cox’s Bazar Branch, Hathazari Branch. He was also the Head of Chittagong North Zone. He played significant role to run bank’s SME functions smoothly and efficiently. Bank Management awarded him with Letter of Appreciation for his great contribution in reducing Non Performing Investment (Loan). He was born in a noble Muslim family in Bangladesh in 1963. He obtained Bachelor of Social Science (B.S.S) degree with Honors in 1983 and Masters of Social Science (M.S.S) in Economics in 1984 from the University of Chittagong. Recently, he has been awarded prestigious certificate on ‘Domestic and International Factoring from Factors Chain International (FCI), Netherlands. He is also a Diplomaed Associate of the Institute of Bankers Bangladesh (DAIBB). Mr. Monirul has optimum exposure & training in all areas of Banking in many countries including Thailand, Bahrain, Italy, Sri Lanka, KSA, Myanmar, Morocco, Malaysia, Indonesia, UAE & such.
J Q M Habibullah, FCS
Mr. J Q M Habibullah, FCS is the Director of Islami Bank Securities Limited . He is the Additional Managing Director & Company Secretary of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited. Earlier, he served as Company Secretary in First Security Islami Bank, NRB Global Bank and Premier Bank. He worked in Dhaka Bank and GSP Finance Limited in different capacities. He is a fellow and adjunct faculty member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries of Bangladesh (ICSB). In a long career, he attended different meetings and trainings at home and abroad. He obtained Master’s Degree in Statistics from Dhaka University.
Taher Ahmed Chowdhury
Mr. Taher Ahmed Chowdhury is a Director of Islami Bank Securities Limited. At present he is a CAMLCO of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited. He was born in 1961 at Sandwip, Chittagong in a respectable and most educated Muslim Zamidar Family. He obtained his Master in Information Technology from Jahangirnagar University, MBA (Finance and Banking) from International Islamic University, Chittagong. He obtained the Professional Degrees of Master Project Manager and Certified International Project Manager from American Academy of Project Management. He obtained the Professional Online Global Certifications of Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP), Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). He is the First Microsoft Certified Professional in Bangladesh. He is also Online Global Certified on LAN/WAN Communication, Networking Concept, Computer Technical Support, Network Technical Support, Windows 2000 Server Administration and Windows 2000 Desktop Administration. Recently he obtained a prestigious Online Global certificate on Cyber Security as CISSO(Certified Information Systems Security Officer) from Mile2 USA. He participated and conducted various training, seminar, conferences and workshops at home and aboard. In these connection, he visited, USA, South Africa, Italy, Malaysia, Bali (Indonesia), Sri Lanka, Nepal and India.
Mr. Mohammad Ali is the Director of Islami Bank Securities Limited. At present he is an Executive Director (Acting) of Islami Bank Foundation. Mr.Mohammad Ali was the Chief Risk Officer (CRO) of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited with the status of Deputy Managing Director. He comes of a noble Muslim family and was born in 1957 in the district of Sirajgonj. He joined in Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited as Assistant Vice President in 2001. In his journey of bright career in Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited, he debuted as head of Department at Project Investment Division-II, now renamed in Retail Consumer & Real Estate Investment Division (RC&REID). He worked as head of department at Corporate Investment Division-I, head of Division at Corporate Investment Division-II & Investment Administration Division, head of Wing at Risk Management Wing, Internal Control & Compliance Wing, Operations Wing, and Financial Affairs Wing during his long services with the bank. Prior to this, he worked as Construction Manager, Project Coordinator, Senior Engineer and project Engineer in various engineering projects at home and abroad. Mr. Mohammad Ali obtained his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Dhaka, Bangladesh, in 1980. He also obtained his Master of Engineering degree in Civil Engineering from Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand, in 1992. He has also completed Diploma in Islamic Banking (DIB)-I. He is highly dedicated and successful banker with excellency in all areas of banking activities. In his flamboyant successful career, he participated in different regional and international conference, Seminar and workshop on Islamic Finance and Banking Operation at home and aboard. In these connection, he visited Philippines, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Austria, Singapore and Nigeria.
Md. Mostafizur Rahman Siddiquee
Mr. Md. Mostafizur Rahman Siddiquee is a Director of Islami Bank Securities Limited. At present he is the Chief Human Resources Officer of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited, is a Senior Banker having a saga of experience for more than 34 years in the banking sector of Bangladesh. He comes of a respectable Muslim family and is born on 01 August, 1962 in the district of Chattogram. He joined Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited on 13 March, 1986 as Probationary Officer and served the bank taking the helm of different responsibilities. He comes to the fore curving out a niche in his flamboyant successful career. He possesses a broad shoulders and works as Branch Incumbent of Chiringa, Pahartali, CDA Avenue, Jubilee Road, Chowmuhani, Agrabad and Khatungonj Branches. As a part of flying career, he also leads Chittagong North Zone with glorious and dynamic leadership being a shoulder to cry on for almost four years representing the Chittagong as a whole. At present, he is in the saddle of Human Resources Wing as Head thereof and playing pivotal role as Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) of the bank. Over the course of time he is cherry-picked where he is now. Mr. Md. Mostafizur Rahman Siddiquee graduated with Economics from the University of Chittagong in 1983. He is highly committed and successful banker especially in exploring business opportunities having winning ways in providing creative solutions to the crux of the matter for the difficulties in banking operations. He came a long way in attending many training programs, seminars and workshops in home and abroad. In his shining career, he travelled Malaysia and Hong Kong to attend International Conference on Islamic Finance and Banking.
Md. Jahidul Islam, FCMA
Md. Jahidul Islam, FCMA has been serving as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Islami Bank Securities Limited, sister concern of largest private bank of the country, Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited. Since May 16, 2018.He is a Senior Vice President of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited. Mr. Jahidul Islam has more than sixteen (16) years of balance experience in Banks, Insurance & Pharmaceuticals sectors. Before resuming responsibility as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Islami Bank Securities Limited, Mr. Jahidul Islam, was Vice president of Corporate Investment Division of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited. He was also working at Metlife Bangladesh as Head of Corporate Accounts. He was born in 1978 at Lalmonirhat District in Bangladesh in a noble Muslim family. He obtained Masters of Business Administration (MBA) from North South University and Fellow Cost & Management Accountants (FCMA) from Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB). He has also a global credential of The Certified Anti-Money Laundering Specialist (CAMS) from ACAMS, USA.