Mr. Ishtiaque Ahmed Chowdhury
Mr. Ishtiaque Ahmed Chowdhury was appointed as Managing Director & CEO of Trust Bank Limited on February 04, 2013. He was in current-charge of the office of the Managing Director & CEO from December 12, 2012 to February 03, 2013. Prior to assuming this office, he served the Bank as Deputy Managing Director since 2005.
After completing B.A.(Hons), M.A. in Political Science from University of Dhaka in 1976 he started his career with Rupali Bank Limited as Probationary Officer in 1977, He also studied LLB from University of Dhaka. Mr. Chowdhury gained grounded experiences in many field ranges from rural banking, SME banking, wholesale banking, client acquisition to roll out of loss incurring branches of the Bank into profitable ones within target time.
Mr. Chowdhury spent half of his career time from 1984 to 2002 in AB Bank Limited, first private commercial bank of the country. He headed major corporate branches of the Bank including Karwan Bazar, Uttara and Motijheel. He also worked in Financial Control Department of the Bank for almost four years. He won the best manager award and appreciation for his outstanding performance at the Bank.
Over the last 39 years, Mr. Chowdhury’s career evolved as a well-rounded banker with adequate exposure in Strategic Risk Management, Revenue Growth, Client Acquisition, and Operations Management.
Mr. Chowdhury participated in a good number of professional training courses, workshops and seminars both at home and abroad such as Global Conference on ‘FIPS DELHI 2013’ in India, ‘Value Creation in Banking and Strategic Management’ in INSEAD France (Business School for the World) and ‘Leadership Excellence’ Training in Dhaka.
Mr. Chowdhury was born in Sylhet in 1953. He is married to Syeda Latifa Ishtiaque. Their only son, Chowdhury Ahmed Tausif Ishtiaque has graduated from Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka and completed his MBA program from INSEAD Singapore Campus on June 2015 now working at Boston Consulting Group in Malaysia, a well reputed global marketing research group.
Mr. Abul Moqsud