Board Details



Ahmed Sohail Fasihur Rahman

Chairman

Mr. Ahmed Sohail Fasihur Rahman is the Chairman and founder of Beximco Group. He is a distinguished business personality of the country and has received many awards and accolades for his outstanding contribution to country’s industrial development. Mr. Rahman was instrumental in introducing best-inclass corporate practice in Bangladesh and is widely credited as the architect of Group’s successful global strategy.

He graduated with Honours in Physics from the University of Dhaka in 1966, and also studied in the United Kingdom. Mr. Rahman held key positions with many reputed organizations, serving as the Chairman of IFIC Bank Limited, Director of Industrial Promotion & Development Company Limited, Arab Bangladesh Bank Limited, Pubali Bank Limited and Investment Corporation of Bangladesh.

He is currently a member of the Board of Governors of North South University Foundation, the first Private Sector University in Bangladesh.



Salman Fazlur Rahman MP

Vice Chairman

Mr. Salman Fazlur Rahman MP is an industrialist, philanthropist and politician of Bangladesh. A Member of Parliament, Mr. Rahman currently serves as the Prime Minister’s Private Industry and Investment Adviser, with the rank and status of a cabinet minister, principally tasked with promoting trade, business and investment in the country.

He is best known as the co-founder and vice chairman of the Beximco Group, the country’s largest private conglomerate, comprising of four publicly listed and seventeen privately held companies. He anchored the key initiatives that have helped to build Beximco’s corporate identity at home and abroad, and led the Group into becoming a leading industrial conglomerate in the country.

He was the President of SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industries (FBCCI), Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI), Bangladesh Textile Mills Association, Bangladesh Association of Pharmaceutical Industry and Association of Television Channel Owners (ATCO).

Currently, he is the Chairman of the Board of Governors, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute, a leading think tank focusing on the growth of private enterprise in Bangladesh. He is also the Chairman of IFIC Bank Limited, Chairman of the Board of Editors, the Independent, one of the leading English-language newspapers, Chairman of the Independent Television, a popular and influential 24-hour news channel and the Chairman of Abahani Ltd. the nation’s premier sporting club and the Adviser of Bangladesh Association of Pharmaceutical Industries (BAPI).

Mr. Rahman has many accolades to his name and he holds a degree from Karachi University.



Nazmul Hassan MP

Managing Director

Mr. Nazmul Hassan MP is the Managing Director of Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and the Chairman of Nuvista Pharma Ltd. He is also the Director of the Board of Bangladesh Antibiotic Industries Limited, Independent Television and Padma Mining and Energy Limited.

Mr. Hassan obtained his graduation degree in Public Administration from the University of Dhaka and an MBA degree in Marketing from Institute of Business Administration (IBA). He also received executive education from University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) and Kellogg School of Management, Chicago.

Since 2009, Mr. Hassan has been an elected Member of Parliament (MP) of Bangladesh for three consecutive terms. He is also a Member of the Parliamentary Committee for Finance, Sports & Defense. Mr. Hassan is currently the President of Bangladesh Association of Pharmaceutical Industries (BAPI). He is involved with various national and international committees and task force on healthcare and drug policy.

Mr. Hassan is the elected President of Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB) and Asian Cricket Council (ACC), Director of International Cricket Council (ICC) Board and ICC Business Corporation (IBC). He is the President of IBA Alumni Association and a Member of the American Management Association and the Australian Institute of Management.

A prominent and highly respected business leader in the country, Mr. Hassan received the prestigious Asia’s Most Influential Leader award at the Asian Brand Summit 2013, Dubai for his outstanding business leadership.



Osman Kaiser Chowdhury

Director

Mr. Osman Kaiser Chowdhury is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales and a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh. He is involved with Beximco Group for over 39 years and is currently the Director of Group Finance and Corporate Affairs, Chief Executive Officer of Beximco Power Ltd. and Beximco Engineering Ltd. He has over 13 years’ experience working abroad, including the United Kingdom.

Mr. Chowdhury is a member of the Board of Directors of a number of listed and non-listed Companies including Bangladesh Export Import Company Ltd., Beximco Synthetics Ltd., Shinepukur Ceramics Ltd and Beximco Securities Ltd.



Abu Bakar Siddiqur Rahman

Director

Mr. Abu Bakar Siddiqur Rahman holds senior positions at a number of entities within the Beximco Group of companies and has over 47 years business experiences in trading, jute, textiles, pharmaceuticals and other sectors. He has been in the Board of Beximco Pharma since 1993. Mr. Rahman is also a member of the Board of Directors of Bangladesh Export Import Company Limited.



Iqbal Ahmed

Director

Mr.Iqbal Ahmed has been with the Beximco Group since 1972 and holds senior positions in a number of entities within the Beximco Group of companies. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Science from the University of Dhaka in 1966. He has over 47 years business experiences in trading, jute, textile, pharmaceuticals, engineering, IT and other sectors. He has been in the board of Beximco Pharma since 1985. He was the publisher of “The Independent” and the “Muktakantha” an English and a Bengali national daily newspaper respectively, in Bangladesh.



Quamrun Naher Ahmed

Director

Ms. Quamrun Naher Ahmed is a retired Civil Servant. She was serving as Additional Secretary, Financial Institution Division, Ministry of Finance. Starting at an entry level of civil service, she has risen through the ranks to the senior management and policy level through her work experience in a number of important economic ministries over time, that has given her an overview of the economy, polity & society, and honed her skills as a civil servant in managing a large bureaucracy. In her carrier she served in various senior position in The Financial Institution Division, Ministry of Shipping, Commerce, Home affairs and Fisheries & Livestock.

She had an excellent academic record with an MPhil in Social Change from Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and an M.S.S. in Economics from University of Dhaka.

She has participated in and successfully completed a wide range of trainings, workshops and conferences held in home and abroad in the field of Public Administration & Development Management, Law, Accounts and Finance.

Currently she is Board member of IFIC Bank Limited., IFIC Securities Ltd., IFIC Money Transfer (UK) Ltd. and Nepal Bangladesh Bank Ltd. She was also a Director of Karmasangsthan Bank from July 11, 2012 to December 10, 2018.



Reem H Shamsuddoha

Director

Ms. Reem H Shamsuddoha had her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Fordham University, Gabelli School of Business, New York. She has participated in professional training in Advance Management Program in The University of Hong Kong.

She has a wide range of working experience in renowned local and overseas organization including Daraz, TapFury LLC, International Quality and Productivity Center (IQPC), Opal Financing Group and had Internship experience with ASB Communications and Elida Olsen et CIE of New York.

Ms. Reem H Shamsuddoha is the member of The Board of Directors of a number of listed and non-listed companies including Global Voice Holdings Limited, Global Voice Telecom Limited, Beximco IOC Petroleum & Energy Limited and Bangladesh Export Import Co. Ltd.



Mamtaz Uddin Ahmed

Independent Director

Professor Mamtaz Uddin Ahmed FCMA has joined Beximco Pharmaceuticals Limited as an Independent Director in July 2020. He is currently the Professor of the Department of Accounting and Information Systems, Chairman of the Bureau of Business Research and the Treasurer of the University of Dhaka, Bangladesh. Professor Ahmed is also an experienced Board member, currently an Independent Director in the Board of Ashuganj Power Station Company Ltd. owned by the government of Bangladesh. His previous Board positions include Director of the Chittagong Stock Exchange Ltd. and Director of the Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd. Professor Ahmed is the former President of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB).

Professor Ahmed obtained his Bachelor and Masters in Accounting from University of Dhaka. He also obtained MBA from University of Castle, USA and CMA degree from ICMAB, Bangladesh.



Dr. Md. Ibraheem Hosein Khan

Independent Director

Dr. Md. Ibraheem Hosein Khan is a retired Civil Servant. He retired as Secretary, Ministry of Cultural Affairs, Government of Bangladesh. Before his retirement from service in the Bangladesh Government, worked in a number of different Government departments including the Prime Minister's Office, Ministry of Land and Ministry of Cultural Affairs. Dr. Khan has also served as Administrator for the Dhaka South City Corporation. Dr. Khan holds a PhD from Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka, two master's degrees and two bachelor's degrees from institutions in Bangladesh, Australia and the United Kingdom.

He has participated in a wide range of trainings, workshops/ Symposiums in abroad during his service life.