Mohammed Nasir Uddin Chowdhury is serving as Managing Director of Lanka Bangla Securities Limited and LankaBangla Group Capital Market Operations. Before joining in the current position Mr. Chowdhury served LankaBangla Finance Limited (LBFL) as the Managing Director. Prior to that Mr. Chowdhury also served LankaBangla Securities Limited as Chief Executive from July 2002 to April 2011.
Mr. Chowdhury was the then Senior Vice President and Director of Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited from May 2010 to March 2011 and May 2008 to May 2010 respectively. Presently Mr. Chowdhury is the president of Bangladesh Merchant Bankers Association (BMBA) for 2018-2019. He chairs one of the first venture capital organizations in Bangladesh, BD Venture Ltd. He is also the vice chairman of FinExcel, a capacity building institute for financial institutions. He holds a directorship at Eastern Cables Ltd, as well.
Mr. Chowdhury attended a number of training, workshop and seminar at home and abroad including USA, Hong Kong, Singapore, Sri Lanka, India, Thailand and other countries. Mr. Chowdhury participated in “On the Job Training Program of the Chief Executives” conducted by “Singapore Institute of Management” and also attended leadership program on “Authentic Leadership Development” from Harvard Business School, Boston, USA. Mr. Chowdhury has a rare blend of expertise in money market and capital market. He is a prominent private equity arranger and successfully arranged financing for many start-ups in Bangladesh.
Mr. Chowdhury completed his graduation and post-graduation from the University of Chittagong. He is a life time member at International business forum of Bangladesh (IBFB). Currently, he is the President of Old Faujian Association, Dhaka Chapter. Mr. Chowdhury is an active member of Dhaka Club and Chittagong Club.