Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)– The Islamic Banks Consultative Forum (IBCF) has decided to launch a training institute — IBCF Research & Training Academy – aiming to facilitate the country’s Islamic banking industry.
The decision was taken at a meeting held in the capital Dhaka recently with its Chairman Engr. Mustafa Anwar in the chair.
The Academy will focus the human capital and leadership development of mid and top level management to promote Islamic Banking Industry further.
It will start its journey on October 29, 2016 with a programme for top level management, the IBFC said in a statement on Saturday.
The meeting was attended among others by A K M Nurul Fazal Bulbul, Vice Chairman, IBCF, M Azizul Huq, Vice-Chairman, Islami Bank Bangladesh limited, Md. Sayedur Rahman, Vice-Chairman, Social Islami Bank Ltd, Rumee A Hossain, Chairman, Executive Committee, Bank Asia Limited, Shah Abdul Hannan, Advisor, IBCF, Dr. Mohammed Haider Ali Miah, Managing Director, EXIM Bank Ltd, Syed Waseque Md. Ali, Managing Director, First Security Islami Bank Ltd, Kazi Towhidul Alam, Managing Director(C.C), Al-Arafah Islami Bank Ltd, Mohammad Shahjahan, Additional Managing Director, Southeast Bank Ltd, Md.Yunus Ali, Deputy Managing Director, Social Islami Bank Ltd, Md. Mahfuzur Rahman, Secretary IBCF, Nizamul Islam Chowdhury, Secretary, Bangladesh Association of Banks (BAB), Md.Sirajul Hoque, Senior Executive Vice President, Dhaka Bank Ltd, A Z M Sheikhul Islam, Head of Islamic Banking Division, Prime Bank Ltd, A B M Abdus Sattar, Executive Vice President, AB Bank Ltd, A K M Mizanur Rahman, Vice President, Bank Asia Ltd. and A Q M Shfiullah Arif, SAVP, Member Secretary, Shariah Supervisory Committee, EXIM Bank Ltd.