Dhaka, Bangladesh (BBN)– Bank Asia Limited has re-elected A Rouf Chowdhury as its chairman, the bank said in an announcement on Sunday. He is a sponsor director of the private commercial bank.
Mr. Chowdhury, an eminent businessman and accomplished entrepreneur, is the chairman of Rangs Group and Sea Resources Group. He is also a director of The Daily Star, the country’s highest circulated English newspaper.
A graduate of Business Management from Sloan School of Business, Massachusetts in the US, Chowdhury started his career with a pharmaceutical company.
He was the resident manager of two American pharmaceutical companies in Bangladesh for several years.
Mr. Chowdhury was also the president of Basket Ball Association for four years. He has been a member of executive committee for Kurmitola Golf Club for over 20 years and actively involved in social activities.
BBN/SSR/AD-02April12-9:20 am (BST)