ASHRAF AHMED, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Ashraf has 24 years of corporate and investment banking experience in Bangladesh with leading international Banks like ANZ, Standard Chartered and HSBC. He was Country Head of Structured Finance at HSBC, responsible for raising over USD 2 Billion from Bangladesh & abroad in a number of international award-winning transactions.
Ashraf has an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka.
AZIZ MALLICK, DEPUTY CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Aziz has 15 years of investment banking experience in London, primarily at JPMorgan and Credit Suisse. He also worked at Standard Chartered and IPDC in Bangladesh, advising greenfield and established businesses. More recently he has been involved with funds and institutions specializing in impact investing in Europe and frontier markets. During his career he has advised on USD 15 Billion of corporate finance deals including IPO’s, acquisitions and capital raising for enterprises ranging from large-cap global corporates to privately-owned family businesses in Europe, Middle East, Africa and Bangladesh.
Aziz has an undergraduate degree from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Dhaka and an MBA from AIT (Thailand) & ESCP-EAP (Oxford).
SHAHED AZIZ, ADVISOR
Shahed has over 28 years of experience across a multitude of sectors including academia, engineering, aerospace, management consultancy, private equity & turnarounds, hedge funds, research & risk management. He has completed deals over USD 500 Million in his various professions. He specializes in developing and implementing long-term investment strategies with emphases on alternative investments.
Shahed has an MSc in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Texas, Austin and a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Texas, Austin.
AFTAB HAIDER, ADVISOR
Aftab has over 22 years of multi-faceted experience in banks and corporates in Australia and Bangladesh. He had managed Financial Institutions Relationships at Mashreq bank, HSBC, Citibank NA & The City Bank Ltd, Trade Middle Office & Treasury Operations at ANZ & National Australia Bank, Treasury, Credit and Accounts Receivable Portfolio for BATB, Lempriere Wool & Glencore Grain. As Head of Banks at Citibank NA Bangladesh, Aftab had managed portfolio of USD 265+ Million rolling confirmation & discounting limits across 35 local banks.
Aftab has an undergraduate degree from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka.
SYED SADIQUE REZA, ADVISOR
Sadique has 20 years of experience in the financial markets of Bangladesh including multinational banks. He was the head of the Financial Institution Group and Securities Services at HSBC Bangladesh. He specializes in structured finance, issue management, equity, syndicated debt and advisory for corporates in Bangladesh.
Sadique has an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka.