Board of Directors

Major General Md Shafeenul Islam, BGBM, ndc, psc

Chairman
 

Major General Md Shafeenul Islam, ndc, psc has joined as the Director General of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on 28 March 2018. He joined Bangladesh Military Academy on 25 June 1984 and was commissioned on 27 June 1986 in the Corps of Infantry. He has attended several professional courses both at home and abroad.

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Major General Md Shafeenul Islam, ndc, psc is a graduate of Defence Services Command and Staff College and National Defence College, Mirpur. He has completed Infantry Officers Advance Course from USA, Staff Course and Arabic Language Course from Saudi Arabia. He also obtained his Masters in Defence Studies from National University, Bangladesh.

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Brig Gen AFM Jahangir Alam, ndc, psc

Director

Brig Gen AFM Jahangir Alam, ndc, psc is the Additional Director General (ADG) of Boarder Guard Bangladesh (BGB). He is the Chairman of Risk Management Committee and Member of the Executive Committee of the Board.
Brig Gen Jahangir was commissioned in the Bangladesh Army 1986 in the Corps of Infantry. He is a graduates from Defence Services Command and Staff College and National Defence College, Dhaka Bangladesh.

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Brig Gen Jahangir was employed in all the Regimental appointments of Infantry Battalion including second-in-Command and Commanding Officer. He was Chief Instructor in the Weapon Wing of School of Infantry and Tactics. He had served in an intelligence outfit of the Army and also served as Logistic and Administrative Staff Officer of Composite Brigade. He was a grade 1 staff officer at the Army Training and Doctrine Command. He was Additional Director General (ADG) of Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) Forces. He has commanded an Infantry Brigade and was appointed as Director Planning & Maintenance of Bangladesh Ordnance Factories (BOF). He also served as a Deputy Commandant of Bangladesh Institute of Peace Support Operation Training (BIPSOT). He served in two United Nation’s Peace Keeping Mission; one in ONUMOZ Mozambique as contingent member and the another one in UNAMID Darfur, Sudan.

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Brig Gen Abu Taher Md Ibrahim, ndc

Director
 

Brig Gen Abu Taher Md Ibrahim, ndc is currently serving as Additional Director General in Border Guard Bangladesh. He was born on 04 Dec 1966. He was commissioned in the East Bengal Regiment on 25 Dec 1986. Besides his regimental appointments, he commanded three battalions. He served as Weapon Training Instructor in the School of Infantry and Tactics. 

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He was also appointed as Chief Instructor in the Corps of Military Police Centre and School and Army School of Physical Training and Sports. He served as the Commandant of Army School of Physical Training and Sports. He also served as Director of Counter Terrorism Intelligence Bureau in the Directorate General of Forces Intelligence. He has served in the UN mission in Iraq.

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Brig Gen Khondoker Farid Hassan, PBGM (BAR), ndc

Director
 

Brig Gen Khondoker Farid Hassan, PBGM (BAR), ndc is the Additional Director General (Operation & Training) of Border Guard Bangladesh. He is also Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board of Shimanto Bank Ltd.
He Joined Bangladesh Army on 13 January 1987 and was commissioned on 23 December 1988 in the Corps of Infantry. He has attended several professional courses both at home and abroad. He is a graduate of Bangladesh Military Academy. He has completed NDC course from National Defence College. He also obtained Master of Arts in Strategic Security Studies from National Defence University, USA (College of International Sy Affairs) and Master of Strategy and Development Studies from Bangladesh University of Professional.

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Brig Gen Khondoker Farid Hassan has a verity of experience as Staff, Instructor and Commander in Bangladesh Army, Border Guard Bangladesh and Rapid Action Battalion. He Participated in the United Nations Peace Keeping Missions Bosnia Herzegovina (UNPROFOR).

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Colonel Md. Rashidul Alam

Director
 

Colonel Md. Rashidul Alam is Director of Shimanto Bank Ltd and Deputy Director General (Logistics) of Border Guard Bangladesh. He was born on 23 Nov 1970 in the District of Bogra Bangladesh. He Joined Bangladesh Military Academy on 12 July 1988 and was Commissioned on 22 Jan 1990 in the Corps of Infantry. He has attended several professional courses both at home and abroad. He is graduate of BMA, Bhatiary, Ctg in 1990. He completed his Masters on business Administration in 2006 from American International University of Bangladesh.

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Colonel Rashidul Alam has a verity of experience as Staff, Instructor and Commander in Bangladesh Army/Border Guard Bangladesh/Rapid Action Battalion and Special security force. He Participated in the United Nations peace keeping Missions and in Operation “Kuwait punar Gothon” for four years in Kuwait.

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Colonel Md Towhidul Islam, PBGMafwc, psc

Director

Colonel Md Towhidul Islam, afwc, psc is Director of Shimanto Bank Ltd and Deputy Director General (Communication) of Border Guard Bangladesh. He is an IT professional serving in Bangladesh Army over 26 years, a System Analyst and developer contributed over more than thirty systems, applications and other IT podia for entire army.

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He is a graduate in Computer Science and Engineering (CSE) with additional two master degrees in his credentials namely Masters in Defense Studies and Masters in Business Administration. In undertaking of further knowledge, currently he is doing post graduate in ICT at Bangladesh University of Professionals. In military career progression, he did numerous courses both at home and abroad. He is a graduate from Defense Services Command and Staff College. He also completed Armed Forces War Course and accredited as an Alumnae of National Defense College, Mirpur.

He served as a grade two staff officer in Armed Forces Division and Chief Instructor in Signal Training Centre and School. He commanded Static Signal Company at Ghatail and 5 Signal Battalion at Rangpur. He is the raising Commandant of Army IT Support Organization (AITSO). In Border Guard Bangladesh, he served as Sector Commander in Khulna Sector. He served three terms in United Nations Peacekeeping Mission under blue helmet.

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Colonel Ahmed Zamiul Islam, afwc, psc

Director

Colonel Ahmed Zamiul Islam, afwc, psc, is Director of Shimanto Bank Ltd and Deputy Director General (Works) of Border Guard Bangladesh. He was commissioned from the Bangladesh Military Academy on 20 December 1992 in the Corps of Engineers. He is a graduate of the Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), Dhaka and obtained Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering. He also obtained Master of Arts in Defense Strategy from National University, Bangladesh and completed Master of Philosophy (Part-I) in Strategy and Development Studies from Bangladesh University of Professional, Dhaka.

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Colonel Ahmed Zamiul Islam, afwc, psc, has a wide range of experience in Command, Staff and Instructional appointments. He commanded 19 Engineer Construction Battalion of Bangladesh Army in Chittagong Hill Tracts. He served as a Chief Instructor in the Army School of Military Engineering, Qadirabad Cantonment and as an Instructor Grade A in the Bangladesh Institute of Peace Support Operations Training, Rajendrapur Cantonment. He participated in United Nations Peace Keeping Operations as a contingent member in Liberia (UNMIL) and as a Staff Officer (Joint Operations Center) in Darfur, Sudan (UNAMID).

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Muklesur Rahman

Managing Director & CEO
 

Mr. Muklesur Rahman is a veteran banker with more than 32 years’ experience in reputed local and foreign banks. Prior to join Shimanto Bank he served as MD & CEO of NRB Bank Limited. Commencing a career with United Commercial Bank in 1984, he gradually moved up the ladder by serving top global banks such as Standard Chartered, ANZ Grind lays, Citi NA in various senior management capacities leading large teams in areas spanning branch management, retail, SME, operations, distribution, compliance, foreign trade, project management, etc.

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In his long career, he has successfully led some large projects which includesleading NRB Bank Limited from scratch to be one of the best 4th generation Bank as its Managing Director. He has also completed a mammoth core banking system migration at Eastern Bank where he led from the front as the Chairman of the Steering Committee of the project.

He has attended numerous leadership, management development and learning programs at home and abroad and instilled international best practices in all entities he has served. He has brought numerous local and international accolades both for himself and for the organizations he worked.

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