Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN) – Mohammed Nasir Uddin Chowdhury has been appointed as the Managing Director of LankaBangla Finance Limited (LBFL) with effect from Thursday, an announcement said.

Prior to the appointment as Managing Director, Mr Chowdhury was the Deputy Managing Director of the same company.

Mr Chowdhury held the current charge of the Managing Director of the company with effect from June 01 this year.

He was the Chief Executive Officer of LankaBangla Securities Limited from July 2002 to April 2011 and Director of MIDAS Financing Ltd representing LBFL till October, 2011.

Mr Chowdhury also served as Senior Vice President (SVP) and Director of Dhaka Stock Exchange earlier.

BBN/SSR/AD-04Dec11-12:15 am (BST)