Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Ehsan Khasru joined Prime Bank Limited as its Managing Director on Thursday. Prior to joining Prime Bank, Mr. Khasru was Additional Managing Director of the City Bank Limited.

Mr. Khasru started his illustrious banking career as a Probationary officer in National Bank Limited during 1983. Before joining the Marketing Manager (Relationship) position in the Business & Corporate Banking Division of American Express Bank during 1992 to 1999, he also served National Credit & Commerce Bank Limited for some time. In the year 2000 he moved abroad and worked in the Royal Bank of Canada and Bank of Montreal as a Sr. Manager (Relationship) and Financial services Manager respectively until 2007.

Mr. Khasru returned from abroad in 2007 and joined Eastern Bank as the Head of Credit Risk Management. Subsequently in 2008, he joined The City Bank as SEVP and Head of Credit Risk Management where he received elevation twice in three years. During this time he was promoted from the rank of DMD to Additional Managing Director for his contribution as the Chief Risk Officer of the Bank.

BBN/SSR/AD-16Sept11-2:49 pm (BST)