Senior Management Team

Tarique Afzal (Chairman)

Tarique Afzal
Tarique Afzal

Managing Director & CEO

Mr. Tarique Afzal joined AB Bank in 2018 as Deputy Managing Director – Head of Corporate, Legal & Regulatory Affairs. Subsequently he has been appointed as the President & Managing Director with effect from July 08, 2019.
Prior to joining AB Bank he was the Chief Executive Officer of Sonali Polaris Financial Technology Limited a joint venture of Sonali Bank and Polaris, India.
Mr. Tarique Afzal, to his credit, has impressive overseas work experiences and worked in London during the late 1980s and in Credit Union in Canada, later served in ANZ Grindlays Bank and Standard Chartered Bank in Bangladesh.
He also worked in Bank Alfalah, BRAC Bank and served as the CEO for Dun & Bradstreet Rating Agency in Bangladesh.
His core competencies are creating new business streams, operational efficiency, performance improvements and regulatory compliance.

Mahmudul Alam, DMD (Member)

Mahmudul Alam
Mahmudul Alam, DMD

Head of Credit

Mr. Mahmudul Alam is the Deputy Managing Director & Head of Credit of AB Bank Ltd. since June 2019. Mr. Alam has a versatile career of Banking and Finance and worked in different capacities starting from Credit Analyst to CEO in Financial Institutions and Banks in both home and abroad.
An MBA from IBA, University of Dhaka, he started his professional career from IDLC Ltd. in 1990 and subsequently moved to Mashreq Bank in 1997. He came back and joined Shahjalal Islamic Bank Limited. He served GSP Finance Company (Bangladesh) Limited as Additional Managing Director. And before joining AB Bank Ltd. he served as the Managing Director & CEO of Union Capital Limited till 2018.
Mr. Alam participated in numerous local and international Trainings, Workshops and Seminars.

K. M. Mohiuddin Ahmed, DMD (Member)

K M Mohiuddin
K. M. Mohiuddin Ahmed, DMD

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. K.M. Mohiuddin Ahmed joined AB Bank in 2003. Having more than 19 years’ experience in the Bank, Mr. Ahmed worked in different positions at Department of Accounts and Finance. He has extensive experience in the arena of financial management, financial control, capital management, taxation, budgetary management etc. He also worked as Core Team Member and Track Lead of the Core Business Software Up-gradation Project of the Bank.
He has completed his graduation and post-graduation from Accounting and Information Systems (AIS) Department of Dhaka University. Mr. Ahmed attended different training programs, workshops, seminars at home and abroad.

Syed Mizanur Rahman, DMD (Member)

Syed Mizanur Rahman
Syed Mizanur Rahman, DMD

Head of Relationship Management and Agent Banking

Mr. Syed Mizanur Rahman has over 25 years of banking experience. Under his leadership Retail Banking Division, Agent Banking Division & Business Development Unit were established in AB Bank.
Before joining AB Bank, he worked for Dhaka Bank, IPDC, Bank Al Falah and United Commercial Bank. Over the years Mr. Rahman acquired extensive knowledge in different segments of the banking industry with a distinct focus on Branch Banking, Retail, Process transformation, Business Development and Corporate Communication. He completed his MBA from Institute of Business Administration (Major in Finance), University of Dhaka

Md. Aminur Rahman, DMD (Member)

Aminur Rahman
Md. Aminur Rahman, DMD

Chief Operations Officer & CAMLCO

Mr. Md. Aminur Rahman joined AB Bank PLC. as a Chief Officer in the year 2000 after completion of his MBA. During his 22 years career, he has worked in Department of Finance & Accounts, Merchant Banking, Human Resources Management, Treasury, General Banking Operations and Services Excellence. He served as a member of ABBL Capital Market Investment team. Mr. Rahman also performs as the Head of Cashlink Bangladesh Limited, a subsidiary company of AB Bank PLC.. Mr. Rahman attended several trainings, workshops, seminars both home and abroad to enrich his professional knowledge.

Z M Babar Khan, SEVP (Member)

Z M Barar Khan
Z M Babar Khan, SEVP

Head of Credit Risk Management

Mr. Z. M. Babar Khan joined AB Bank PLC. in 1989 as a Probationery Officer. Prior to taking over charge of Credit Risk Management Division he worked in different functions of the Bank during his 30 years of banking career. Mr. Khan obtained his Bachelors and Masters Degree in Commerce ( Major in Management) from the University of Chittagong. A keen learner, Mr. Khan in pursuance of building his carrier as a professional Banker has participated in a number of training programme and also attended many seminars, symposiums and workshops on Banking in home and abroad in countries like Germany, Japan, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia and India etc. He has ample command in Relationship Banking, Credit and other Core Banking areas.

M. N. Azim, SEVP (Member)

M. N. Azim
M. N. Azim, SEVP

Head of Financial Institutions and Treasury

Mr. M. N. Azim started his career with AB Bank PLC. in the year 1992. Mr. Azim has worked at AB International Finance Limited, Hong Kong during the year 1997 for a period of more than 3(three) years.
During his 25 years of career, Mr. Azim has served in Treasury Back Office, Treasury Front Office and Financial Institutions Division of AB Bank PLC.. He has also served with Shahjalal Islami Bank Limited as Head of International Division. Mr. Azim rejoined AB Bank on 2006 as Head of ALM. Later on, Mr. Azim worked as the CEO of AB Bank PLC., Mumbai Branch, India from 2014 to 2017. At present he is serving as Head of Financial Institutions of the Bank.
Mr. Azim completed his Masters in Finance & Banking from Rajshahi University. He attended different training programs, workshops, seminars in both home and abroad.

Golam Mahmud Rizvi, SEVP (Member)

Golam Mahmud Rizvi
Golam Mahmud Rizvi, SEVP

Head of Business-2

Mr. Golam Mahmud Rizvi Joined AB Bank Ltd. on 3rd November 1987. He is an accomplished Banker with more than 34 years of Banking experience in different areas e.g. operations, credit etc.

He served AB Bank as Relationship Manager over a period of 19 years in different branches in Sylhet Region and in Agrabad, Chittagong. In addition to the responsibility of Relationship Manager he also acted as Regional Relationship Manager of Sylhet Region for more than 11 years. He was Head of General Services, Security and Procurement Division from 2018 to 2021.

During his long Banking career, Mr. Rizvi attended various training programs, seminars and workshops at home and abroad.

Prior to joining AB Bank, Mr. Rizvi served as a Junior Executive in a Scandinavian Shipping Company namely United Liners Agencies Ltd. till October 1987.

Mr. Rizvi holds an M. Com degree and B. Com (with Honors) in Management from University of Chittagong.

Iftekhar Enam Awal, SEVP (Member)

Iftekhar Enam Awal
Iftekhar Enam Awal, SEVP

Head of Corporate & SME Banking Division

Mr. Iftekhar Enam Awal started his career with AB Bank PLC. as 7th batch Probationary Officer in June 1994 after completing his Post graduation in Finance from the University of Dhaka.

Mr. Iftekhar has practical knowledge of modern Banking. He led a number of Corporate Branches and Divisions of ABBL in different phases. His major professional area comprises of Credit, Foreign Exchange, Branch Operations, Branch Relationship Manager and Divisional Head at Head Office level. Presently, he is entrusted to look after Corporate Business and SME Banking of the bank. He is also a member of various committees like; Core Management Committee (MANCOM), Asset Liability Committee (ALCO) etc. He is also a regular trainer of AB Bank Training Academy and used to take sessions on Credit & Foreign Exchange related topics as internal resource of the Bank.

He attended various training courses and participated in seminars and workshops on different aspects of Banking both home and abroad.

A.K.M Kamal Uddin, SEVP (Member)

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A.K.M Kamal Uddin, SEVP

Head of SAM & Recovery

Mr. A.K.M Kamal Uddin, SEVP and Head of SAM & Recovery joined our Bank on 21 June, 2021. Mr. Kamal completed his Honors and Masters from Dhaka University. He started his career at Janata Bank as a Probationary Officer in 1989. Mr. Kamal has 17 years long career with Prime Bank Ltd including more than 10 years as Head of different branches .After that he joined NRB Bank on February 01, 2017 as head of Corporate Banking Division where he looked corporate Assets, Liability, Investment and Foreign Trade Department. Mr. Kamal took part in different training, seminar, workshop in home and abroad including Dubai, Bali, Mumbai etc. He was also a part time trainer of NRB Bank Training Institute in addition to his assigned job.

Shabbir Huda, SEVP (Member)

Shabbir Huda, SEVP

Head of HR (Acting)

Mr. Shabbir Huda has joined AB Bank Ltd. in 2003 and now he is the Head of HR (Acting) since February 22, 2021.

Mr. Huda has over 19 years of working experience in Bank and Financial Institutions.

After completing BBA from IBA (Institute of Business Administration, Dhaka) in 1998, he did his MBA from the same institution in 2001.

Mr. Huda joined AB Bank, in March 2003 and before joining the HR Division, he has worked in CRM Corporate Finance Division.

Major Sk Md Yousuf Reza (Retd), SEVP (Member)

Major Sk Md Yousuf Reza (Retd), SEVP

Head of General Services, Security & Procurement Division.

Major Yousuf (Retd) has joined AB Bank Ltd on 25 February 2021.He has over 28 years working experience in Bangladesh Army. Besides Army he also served in BGB,BNCC,BUP & United Nations in a number of important staff and command appointments.

He completed his MBA from New Castle University & PGD in SCM from CarersHub Bangladesh.

Before AB Bank he worked in Far East Fashions as GM, Labiba Construction & Development as ED and in National Bank Ltd as Head of System & Operations Division.

He has core competence in logistics,SCM, Procurement,Cost Cutting and Compliance etc.

Shawkat Aziz, SEVP (Member)

Shawkat Aziz, SEVP

Chief Business Officer (CBO)

Mr. Shawkat Aziz has been assigned as Chief Business Officer (CBO) of AB Bank in addition to his current role of Manager, Principal Branch. Joining on the 1st of February 1990, Mr. Aziz has been working with AB Bank for over 34 years. During this time he has held managerial position at key branches. He has got vast experience in Corporate Banking, Branch Banking and Foreign Trade.

Mr. Aziz completed his Post Graduation on Mass Communication and Journalism from University of Dhaka and MBA from ADUST. He also obtained L.L.B. from University of Dhaka. Mr. Aziz is an Associate member of Institute of Bankers Bangladesh and has attended numerous trainings in his field of expertise at home and abroad.

Sheikh Md. Reajul Islam, EVP (Member)

Sheikh Md. Reajul Islam
Sheikh Md. Reajul Islam, EVP

Head of Treasury Back Office

Mr. Sheikh Md. Reajul is a Executive Vice President & Head of Treasury Back Office at AB Bank Ltd.

Mr. Islam joined AB in 2008. He completed Masters in Accounting from the University of Dhaka in 1984 and C.A. Intermediate in 1989. He has extensive experience in working in different Public, Private Enterprises and Banks including Standard Chartered Bank where he worked in Financial Control Division. He attended different training programs and workshops in the Country and abroad i.e. Dubai, Malaysia and India on Financial Control, Value at Risk, Risk Based Capital Adequacy under BASEL III framework, Treasury Management and Asset Liability Management of Banks.

Mohiuddin Ahmed Chowdhury, EVP (Member)

Mohiuddin Ahmed Chowdhury, EVP

Head of DICC

Mr. Mohiuddin Ahmed Chowdhury joined AB Bank PLC. in 2006 as Senior Assistant Vice President and has more than 20 years of experience in banking services. During this time, he performed in different capacities viz. as Deputy CAMLCO, Head of Internal Audit, Risk Manager, etc.

He started his banking career with Eastern Bank Limited in 2000 as Senior Principal Officer. Before joining the banking industry, he worked at Delta Life Insurance Company Ltd. and Social Marketing Company (SMC) for a short period.

He is an accounting graduate of the University of Chittagong and obtained his Executive MBA from the BRAC University.

He has a long 18 years career in the field of auditing and compliance (including both in centralized and decentralized banking environments). He has core competence in Internal Control, Auditing, AML & CFT, Risk Management, Banking Operations, Financial Management, etc.

He is a Resource Person of AB Bank Training Academy (ABTA). He has participated in many workshops, seminars, symposiums, and conferences both at home and abroad.