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.
Mr. Khwaja Shahriar joined LankaBangla Finance as Managing Director on May 21, 2017. Prior to that he was the Deputy Managing Director and Head of Business of LankaBangla Finance since June 2012. Before joining LankaBangla Mr. Shahriar worked in various Banks and Financial Institutions for almost two decades. He served BRAC Bank Limited for almost a decade in different positions and capacity including Head of Corporate Banking, Head of Cash Management and Head of Probashi Banking. He also served in various positions in both GSP Finance Company Limited and Bangladesh Finance & Investment Company Limited. Mr. Shahriar also worked for Uttara Bank Limited, AB Bank Limited and Green Delta Insurance Company.
Mr. Shahriar attended a good number of trainings, workshops and seminars at home and abroad including USA, UK, Dubai, Hong Kong, India during his long professional career.
He obtained his Bachelor of Business in Banking & Finance from Monash University, Melbourne and Master of Business Administration in Finance from Victoria University, Melbourne, Australia. He also completed his BA (Hons’) and MA in English from University of Dhaka.
He became director of LankaBangla Securities Limited since 2019.