ICAB gets new President, Vice Presidents
The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB), the national professional accounting body, has elected Dewan Nurul Islam FCA as President and Moddassar Ahmed Siddique FCA , Mahmudul Hasan Khusru FCA, Mahamud Hosain FCA as Vice Presidents of the Institute for the year -2018.
The new office bearers of ICAB were elected by the members of the council –ICAB shortly before holding 45TH Annual General Meeting chaired by outgoing ICAB President Adeeb Hossain Khan FCA at ICAB auditorium on Sunday, 17 December 2017.
Short Profile of ICAB President:
Mr. Dewan Nurul Islam FCA is the managing director of Grant Thornton Consulting Bangladesh limited, one of the world’s leading advisory firms. He is also chairman of National Asset Management Limited, an asset management company licensed by BSEC.
He did his MBA in finance with distinction from the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), Australia and qualified chartered accountancy in 1990. Mr. Dewan has extensive senior level management experience with large local corporates, MNC’s and financial institutions in the country and abroad.
He is in ICAB Council since 2013 and was vice president of ICAB in 2014. He participates in TV programs regularly as capital market and business analyst and is a frequent contributor to leading national dailies on business and economic issues.
He served as a member of the board of directors for a number of private and public sector organisations. He was a board director of Jamuna Oil Company Limited. He was appointed as director to the board of Bangladesh Development Bank Limited (BDBL), assumed the position of chairman of the audit committee and was appointed the chairman of the board of directors of the bank.
Short profile of Vice Presidents:
Moddassar Ahmed Siddique FCA has been reelected Vice President for the year 2018. After completion of his graduation in Commerce, Mr. Siddique joined in the CA Profession as an Articled student in HodaVasi Chowdhury & Co., Chartered Accountants. He has Completed MBA in Finance & Banking in the year 2016. He became an Associate Member in 1997 and Fellow Member in 2002 of ICAB. Currently Mr. Siddique is serving in the KDS Group as Group CFO. Before joining the KDS Group Mr. Siddique had served BSRM as Chief Accountant and Aramit Ltd. and Aramit Cement Ltd. as General Manager (Finance & Accounts) & Company Secretary. He attended many seminars & workshops in home & Abroad. He is an active member of AOTS- Japan.
Mr. Siddique has been in the Council-ICAB since January 2016. He has been serving the Institute in different capacities in different standing and non-standing Committees of the Council-ICAB for a several years. He was the Honorary Secretary and Chairman of the Chittagong Regional Committee (CRC)-ICAB in 2007 and 2009 respectively.
Mr. Mahmudul Hasan Khusru FCA is the Director & CEO of DataFort Limited (a Franchisee of InfoFort LLC, UAE) a Group Concern of Expo Group, Bangladesh. He is also involved in the continuous development process of ICAB in various capacities and the council member of ICAB since 2016. He also acted as the Vice-President, Education & Training (E & T) of ICAB in 2016.
Mr. Khusru has been serving as the faculty member of ICAB on Taxation for last 14 years. He is also involved in the preparation of various study materials of ICAB.
Mr. Khusru. He was the Chairman of Dhaka Regional Committee (DRC) of ICAB in 2011.
Mr. Mahamud Hosain FCA has been reelected Vice President for the year 2018. He is actively engaged in business and currently is the Chairman of Link In Limited, a limited company, working in Civil, Mechanical and Electrical construction area in the telecom, development, and power and infrastructure sector.
Mr. Mahamud is also engaged with World Bank, Dhaka Office as Financial Management Consultant (STC).
He is the Chairman of Total Logistics Limited, a logistics company, engaged in the area of warehousing, transportation, international shipping line and custom clearances.
Chairman of Overseas Employment Service Limited, a limited company partnering with overseas enterprise to train human resources to equip with technical know how for placement abroad.
Mr. Mahamud is a member of PASFC of South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA)Mr. Mahamud is government nominated board member of Dhaka WASA and Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board.
He is actively involved in social work and Life Member Gulshan North Club; Life Member Barisal Club; Life Member Gulshan Health Club; Life Member of Banani Society and Rotary Club of Dhaka North East.
Mr. Mahamud has been in the Council since January 2016. Presently, he has been serving the ICAB as Vice-President (Finance & Administration). Previously he had been in Dhaka Regional Committee from 2010-12.
Update Date : 18/12/2017