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  • Mr. A. E. Abdul Muhaimen

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    Chairman

    Mr. A. E. Abdul Muhaimen is currently the Chairman of UCB Capital Management Ltd and the Managing Director of United Commercial Bank Limited (UCB), one of the most esteemed Banking Brands in Bangladesh.



    Mr. Muhaimen has joined UCB on July 9th 2013 as the Additional Managing Director. Prior to his joining UCB, he was the Managing Director of National Finance Limited.

    Mr. Muhaimen started his career with ANZ Grindlays Bank as a Management Trainee in 1986.

    Mr. Muhaimen is a senior banking professional with over 27 years of multi-functional experience with six banks in Asia and the Middle East. He has earlier worked as Chief Executive Officer & Managing Director of Brac Bank and also held senior management positions in ANZ Grindlays Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, The City Bank Limited in Bangladesh.

    Mr. Muhaimen has broad senior management experience being in the roles of CEO, CFO, HO-Consumer Bank, HO-Human Resources, Head of Cards and Chief Operating Officer.

    Mr. Muhaimen has a post graduate degree in MBA from institute of Business Administration (IBA), Dhaka. He has trained at INSEAD in Singapore, Mount Eliza of Monash University, Australia and Harvard University, USA. He has served as a director on the board of four companies - BracEPL, Brac EPSL, bKash(mobile banking company) and IIDFC (Non Banking Financial Institution) in Bangladesh.

     
  • Mr. Akhter Matin Chaudhury

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    Independent Director

    Akhter Matin Chaudhury, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries of Bangladesh, is one of the Independent Directors & Chairman of Audit Committee of UCB.



    Mr. Chaudhury qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1976 in the United Kingdom, where he lived and worked for various organizations for 15 years. He returned to Bangladesh in 1987 to join BOC Bangladesh Ltd., a multinational industrial gases company, where he served in various capacities, including General Manager (Finance) & Company Secretary, and ultimately on the Board as Director (Gases). He left BOC in 1998 to co-found Eshna Consulting Team Ltd., a management consulting company, of which he was the Managing Director.

    In 2000, Akhter Chaudhury joined Organon (Bangladesh) Ltd., since renamed Nuvista Pharma Ltd., and has been its Managing Director since 2001, assuming the additional role of Chairman since 2006.

    Mr. Chaudhury sits on the Executive Committee of the Bangladesh Association of Pharmaceutical Industries and is Vice President of Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dhaka.

    Akhter Chaudhury takes an active interest in Youth Development. Towards this he is the Chairman of Bangladesh Youth Leadership Centre.

    Mr Chaudhury is keen on quality education and lectures MBA and EMBA students on Strategic Planning. He also serves on the Board of Advisers of BRAC Business School at BRAC University.

     
  • Mr. Mirza Mahmud Rafiqur Rahman

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    Director

    Graduated from Dhaka University (Hon's & Masters in English Literature & Linguistics), Mr. Mirza Mahmud Rafiqur Rahman started his Banking Career in 1988. In his long 26 years of Banking Career, he has held many responsible management positions in Corporate Affairs, Business Development, Human Resources, Public Relations and Company Secretariat etc. in reputed Banks like UCB, The City Bank Ltd. and many other esteemed organizations.



    Prior to joining the Banking Industry, he served in Cadet Colleges of the Country as Lecturer in English and also served abroad with dignified status.

    His insight, aesthetic sense and visionary leadership combined with profound knowledge led to continuous growth in every organization he worked for. He is an eloquent speaker and regularly attends financial institutions, press and electronic media and other business forums as resource person. His involvement with many social and cultural activities earned him recognitions from a number of socio-cultural organizations. His commitment to work and creativity commensurate with excellent knowledge has contributed substantially in various areas of businesses and social works. He is an avid writer and contributes on business and cultural topics in national dailies and periodicals frequently.

     

     
  • Mr. Md. Tariqul Azam

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    Director

    Ever since his joining in the UCB, Mr. Md. Tariqul Azam, a career banker, has been regarded as one of the highest contributing members of the senior management of the Bank. A prudent risk manager by virtue of possessing diverse knowledge-base, deep insight into both the financial and real sector, natural ability in prudent decision making, and the real pragmatism, Mr. Tariqul Azam has been holding the position of Additional Managing Director since May 30, 2012.



    He has since been assigned the responsibilities of several key Divisions of the Bank, namely Risk Management Division, Credit Risk Management (CRM) Division, Small & Medium Enterprises (SME) Division, Agricultural Credit Division, as well as Treasury Back Office. Side by side, he is the Chief Risk Officer (CRO) of the Bank, thus, responsible for managing all the risks related to the business of the Bank.

    Mr. Azam started his banking career, after completing MBA (Major in Finance) from the IBA of University of Dhaka in 1979, by joining Sonali Bank as Senior Officer on probation in 1980. He served there for long 26 years and was elevated to the rank of Deputy General Manager. In these long 26 years, he worked at both Branch and Head Office levels spanning over all facets of banking business and administration, namely General Banking, Credit Management in its entirety that includes specialty credit such as Foreign Trade Financing, Syndicated/Club Financing, and such, Legal Affairs, Finance & Accounts, and Research & Development, in all possible capacities i.e. from Desk Officer to Branch Manager to Head of Divisions. Such all round banking expertise eventually led him to join in UCB as a 3rd tier member of senior management in the year of 2006 and he has since been contributing tremendously for the Bank.

    During this long career, he has attended many local and foreign trainings/ workshops/ seminars. He was/is also a regular trainer/facilitator at Sonali Bank Staff College, Uttara Bank Training Institute, BASIC Bank Training Institute, BIBM, and of course at UCB Learning & Development Center. He is also a Diplomaed Associate of IBB (DAIBB).

     
  • Mr. Mohammed Shawkat Jamil

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    Director

    Prominent Banker Mr. Mohammad Shawkat Jamil is serving as Additional Managing Director of United Commercial Bank Limited from May 30, 2012. Since then he has been leading many core divisions of the Bank.



    Born in a reputed Muslim family in Chittagong in 1958, Mr. Jamil has completed his MSS from University of Dhaka in 1982. He started his career as "Probationary Officer" in United Commercial Bank Limited in 1983. He has demonstrated experience in managerial and leadership positions including 21 years as Branch Manager. He had been serving as Senior Executive Vice President and Head of Principal Branch of the Bank, prior to taking over higher responsibility.

    Mr. Jamil has attended different training programmes and seminars at home and abroad. Among them, the foremost to be mentioned is the month long training programme on “Finance & Banking Management for South Asia Federation of AOTS Alumni Societies” held in Osaka, Japan in 1997. He has also visited many countries including Thailand, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Singapore and Australia.

     

     
  • Mr. Md. Habibur Rahman Chowdhury

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    Director

    Mohammad Habibur Rahman Chowdhury, FCA is the Deputy Managing Director & CFO of United Commercial Bank Limited. Mr. Chowdhury joined UCB in August 2011 as Executive Vice President & CFO. Prior to joining UCB, he worked for Standard Chartered Bank, Bangladesh, Standard Chartered Bank, Dubai and Al Hilal Bank based in Abu Dhabi. He also worked for Rahman Rahman Huq, a member firm of KPMG International.



    Mr. Chowdhury is a fellow member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB). He completed both Graduation and Masters in accounting from Dhaka University.

     
  • Mr. ATM Tahmiduzzaman

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    Director

    Mr. ATM Tahmiduzzaman FCS, a qualified Chartered Secretary, is the Company Secretary of United Commercial Bank Ltd. He has started his Career with British flagship concern REA Consortium locally known as Deundi Tea & Shaw Wallace Tea.



    Mr. ATM Tahmiduzzaman FCS, a qualified Chartered Secretary, is the Company Secretary of United Commercial Bank Ltd. He has started his Career with British flagship concern REA Consortium locally known as Deundi Tea & Shaw Wallace Tea. In the process of career progression, he capitalized the opportunities to work in launching team of Warid Telecom and played active role in the process of establishment of AIRTEL Bangladesh.

    Mr. Tahmid, a faculty member of Institute of Chartered Secretaries of Bangladesh (ICSB), obtained his Master’s Degree from University of Dhaka. Later on, he obtained MBA under the umbrella of Common Wealth of Learning, the education wing of Common Wealth. In addition, he is a Law Graduate. He has attended many training program and workshops.

    Mr. Tahmid is actively playing a vital role to create governance excellence in corporate sector of the Country being the youngest Council Member of ICSB. He is also involved with different socio-cultural organizations.

     

     
  • Mr. Mohammed Rahmat Pasha

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    Managing Director & CEO

    Mr. Mohammed Rahmat Pasha has joined UCB Capital Management Limited on 27th March 2016 as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Prior to his joining at UCB Capital, he has served as CEO of BRAC EPL Stock Brokerage Ltd for five years.



    In 2001. Mr. Pasha has joined BRAC Bank Limited as Head of Treasury and Financial Institutions for ten years. He has also worked for eight years in The City Bank Ltd and for five years in Dutch Bangla Bank Ltd in Retail Banking, Foreign Exchange, Finance and International Division among other divisions before joining BRAC Bank.

    Mr. Pasha has grasped a long working experience in Treasury and Financial Institution. He attended numerous training and workshop in both home and abroad. He completed his Post-Graduation in Management from University of Dhaka and MBA from NIBM, Chennai, India.

     
  • Mr. Nayamul Hoque ACS

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    Company Secretary

    Mr. Nayamul Hoque ACS is the Company Secretary & In-charge, HR and Corporate Affairs of UCB Capital Management Limited. He is a qualified chartered secretary, multidisciplinary and seasoned professional in Bangladesh Capital Markets. He joined UCB Capital Management Limited in 2014. Prior to joining UCB Capital, he started his career in 2008 at LankaBangla Securities Limited.



    Mr. Hoque finished his MBA in Management Studies (HRM & MIS) from Jagannath University, Dhaka. He graduated from the same university with a BBS (Honours) followed by an MBS in Management. He holds an LL.B degree from National University as well.

    Mr. Hoque is an Associate member of Institute of Chartered Secretaries of Bangladesh (ICSB), a statutory body to develop, promote and regulate the profession of Chartered Secretary in Bangladesh. Mr. Hoque has attended numerous trainings, workshops and seminars.