10 successful Bangladeshi leader/Entrepreneurs short profile
01. Dr. Muhammad Yunus
Dr. Muhammad Yunus was born in the
on village of Bathua june 28 1940 in Chittagong. He completed his post graduation in Economics in 1961 from The University of Dhaka.
|Dr Muhammad Yunus photo|
He was Appointed by
Bangladesh government planning commission but he found the job as boring and resigned the post as head of the Economics department from . He founded the Grameen bank which was being started from the Village Jobra. Now he is considered as the path finder of small loan for the no land holder. Chittagong University
Dr. Yunus became very successful entrepreneur and awarded the Nobel peace prize in 2006 with the institution Grameen Bank.
02. Abul Kalam Azad
Abul Kalam Azad is a very young and energetic entrepreneur the chairman of Hameem Group. He was born in Faridpur district on
31, 1959 in a Muslim family. He is a very talent industrialist. He
owned the graduation degree from Dhaka University in
|Abul Kalam Azad photo|
The Ha-Meem group is contributing in the Bangladeshi main export oriented sector RMG. Mr Azad is playing the role to create the market of the RMG in abroad. He became The president Bangladeshi chamber and commerce and industy.
03. Samsan H. Chiudhury
Samson H. Choudhury was born in pabna in
Samsan H. Chiudhury photo
He started his work in the village Ataikula in Pabna after competing his education life in 1952. H e started a pharmacy there at first and day by day he founded the co Square and recognized as a Global business leader in
He was the president of National Church Council of Bangladesh. He was considered as a CIP in
The Square Group is now a publicly listed co and yearly turnover 616 million
USD. He was also the chairman of Mutual Trust Bank and owned the top position
in many institution in Bangladesh.
04. Dr. Atiur Rahman
|Dr. Atiur Rahman photo|
Atiur Rahman was born in Jamalpur District in a poor family in 1951. He is the Governor of Bangladesh BANK. He is noted for his writing on popular issue of Economics and has written many books in English and Bengali. His father was so poor that a landless farmer
Atur’s mother was literate and she was the first teacher of him. This is the childhood but as he was very determined for his success he passed the post graduation in economics freom
05. Sir Fozle Hasan Abed
Sir Fozle Hasan Abed photo
Sir Fozle Hasan Abed was born in Hobiganj in 1936. He attended the
then studied Naval Architecture. Later on some days Abed joined the Chartered Glasgow University accountants in institute
of Management London
after completing his education in 1962. Mr. Abed returned in Bangladesh
and joined shell oil company and became the head of the financial department.
After the liberation war he started his work with forming the BRAC. BRAC
operates more than 59000 villages in Bangladesh
BRAC is now international organization. He founded the Brac Bank in 2001. Mr Abed is the chairman and president in many national and international organization.
06. Abu Nasher Muhammad Abduz Zaher
He started his professional life with teaching in a college after he passed the masters degree from
After a few days he joined the Embassy of Saudi Arabia in Dhaka and stayed there thirteen years.
Now He is the MD of Ibn Sina and the chairman of Islami bank. He is also a founding member of Fuad AL Khatib foundation, Ibn Sina college ETC.
07. Iqbal Z quader
Iqbal Z quader
Iqbal Z quader is well knowned to us as the successful founder of Gonophone and Grameen phone. He born in 1958 in Jessore district.
He graduated in from Sarthmore college and passed the Masters degree in 1983 under the
in university of Pennsylvania USA.
Mr Quader was a consultant to the world bank in
and the vice president of Atriam Capital corp. In 1996-1999 Mr Quader founded
the Grameenphone in Bangladesh
Which was the most demandable for the time.
After founding the Grameenphone many poor Bangladeshi got the opportunity of self employment. Now a days Grameenphone is the biggest mobile phone network in
08. Abdul Khaleque Pathan
Abdul Khaleque Pathan
AK Pathan born in 1959 at Gazipur District. He is well known as the owner of Kaleque group of Industries. There are some sister concern of the group as Keya cosmetic, Khaleque Grments, Khaleque and company, Keya Detergent ltd, Keya Sweater etc.
He passed the secondary school certificate and could not continue his education due to financial lack. In his school life he would sell chocolate when his boyhood friends used to play at evening.
After the days he started to buy and sale chicken from one market to another market at a high price. A few days latter when he earned some money started a partnership business of chicken but his partner cheated on him.
Once his partner sold all the chicken and told him that all the chicken were eaten up by the foxes at night. But Mr. Khaleque reached to know the real mater and terminated the partnership business. He restarted his journey alone and after a few days he founded A brickfield business then the detergent and then became CIP.
09. Ahmed abdus sobhan
Ahmed Abdus Sobhan was born in 1952 in Islampur of old
He graduated from Dhaka university in business studies.
Ahmed abdus sobhan
Mr. Sobhan started his business in 1978 with commercial trading in old
10. Mozammel Houque
Mozammel Hoque is well known as the fonder Bangas and Tallu group. He was born in very poor family. His Family member used to stay in unfed and starved.
He started education life in village maktob but could not go far due to poverty. He was the only son of his father and he lost him in young life but his sisters and mother depends on him. Mr. Mozammel fall in difficulty to manage daily needs for the family. He came Chuadanga and join keru and co as a distillery agent but he was feeling un comfort but got a chance to buy some land there in a low cost. Once the fate came to him and his land area became a industrial zone. He resigned from his job and started business with a small shoe store and day by day he became the successful businessman.