About Us Board of Directors

Mr. Chowdhury Tanzim Karim(Chairman)

Mr. Chowdhury Tanzim Karim

External Appointment
Union Capital Limited
UniCap Investments Limited
Qualification & Experience
Mr. Chowdhury Tanzim Karim is a full time practicing lawyer specialized in company, commercial, banking and securities law. He is the Head of Chamber at C. T. Karim & Partners, a Dhaka based law firm primarily engaged in dealing with civil matters. He has been providing legal services to a number of leading banks, financial institutions, merchant banks and asset management companies in Bangladesh. Mr. Karim was called to the Bar of England and Wales from the Honorable Society of Lincoln’s Inn upon successful completion of Bar Vocational Course at Inns of Court, School of Law. He obtained his LL.B degree from Cardiff University, UK and Diploma-in Law from University of London. Mr. Karim is enrolled as an Advocate of Supreme Court of Bangladesh and also a member of Dhaka Bar Association and Supreme Court Bar Association.

Mr. M. Faizur Rahman(Director)

Mr. M. Faizur Rahman

Mr. M. Faizur Rahman comes of a nationally known & respectable family of Moulvibazar, Sylhet. He graduated from Dhaka University and then went to London for higher studies and training. In London, he was trained by the Commercial Union Assurance Co. Ltd. in 1962.He also studied in the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Chartered Insurance Institution, London.He was one of the senior most executives of Insurance Company in the then East Pakistan. After the creation of Bangladesh, he started his own business. He is the founder Chairman & Managing Director of Asian Surveyors Ltd., one of the largest, nationally & internationally known firms of surveyors, valuers and loss adjusters in the country. He was the Director of National Tea Company Ltd. and Infrastructure Investment Facilitation Centre for many years. Mr. Rahman is the Director of Credit Rating Agency of Bangladesh Ltd and Tigar Tours Limited. He is connected with many social and welfare oriented organizations.

Mr. Kazi Golam Rahman(Director)

Mr. Kazi Golam Rahman

Kazi Golam Rahman is the Ex-Chairman of Union Capital Limited. Mr. Rahman is a retired secretary to the

Government of Bangladesh. Mr. Rahman was born in 1942 in a respectable Muslim family. He obtained his B. Com (Hons.) & M.Com. from Dhaka University and he obtained his post graduation degree in Development Economics from University of Manchester (U.K.) He held many important positions under government of

Bangladesh. He worked as Director General of National Security Intelligence, Bangladesh (1999-2001),

Secretary, Special Affairs Division, Prime Minister’s Secretariat (1996-99), Chairman, Power Development

Board (1993-96), Additional Secretary, Ministry of Finance (1992-93) and Additional Inspector General of Police (1992).

Ms. Tajrina Sikdar(Director)

Ms. Tajrina Sikdar

Mrs. Tajrina Sikder,born in 1974 in a respected family of Bangladesh. She obtained BBA degree from ABAC University of Thailand. Subsequently, she involved herself with Palmal Group as a Director. As a businesswoman, Mrs. Sikder is associated with business activities in the area of apparels, fashion, accessories and packaging. She has traveled various countries for business purpose. She is also involved with many social work and welfare organization.

Mrs. Khurshida Choudhury(Director)

Mrs. Khurshida Choudhury

Mrs. Khurshida Choudhury wife of Mr. Nasiruddin Ahmad Choudhury is a successful business entrepreneur.

She is a sponsor Director of Nascom (Pvt.) Limited as well as the former Director of Union Capital Limited. Recently, she has also been elected as Director of Green Delta Insurance Co. Ltd., country’s leading general insurance company. Mrs. Choudhury is also involved in various social activities.

Mr. Q. M. Shariful Ala(Director)

Mr. Q. M. Shariful Ala

Mr. Quazi Mohammad Shariful Ala is the Managing Director & CEO of Delta Brac Housing Finance Corporation

Limited. Mr. Ala graduated with a BSc (Economics) first class honours degree from the London School of Economics (LSE), University of London. He worked in the London of

Mrs. Nagina Chaudhury(Director)

Mrs. Nagina Chaudhury

Mrs. Nagina Chaudhury was born in a respected family in 1946. She had her schooling and college education in Dhaka and Karachi and also attended certificate course at Oxford University, UK successfully. She also attended Secretarial Course in Dhaka and attended different courses in Bangkok, Thailand and London, UK. Mrs.

Chaudhury also involved in social development works. She is associated with different social organizations

like Thai Bangladesh Friendship Association. She was a former Vice President of this organization.

She travelled widely to different countries of the world.

Mr. A. K. M. Sazzadul Karim(Director)

Mr. A. K. M. Sazzadul Karim

Mr. A. K. M. Sazzadul Karim was born in 1947 in a respected Muslim family of Brahmanbaria. He obtained his M.Sc. (1st class 1st) from Dhaka University in 1968. He worked as Manager, Tea Estates of James Finlay PLC from 1970-1990. He has been working in the Palmal Group of Industries as COO since 1990 upto date. He is a very well known social worker and engaged with various social organizations like Rotary Club, Dhaka Club, Uttara Club, Baridhara Club, Army Golf Club etc. He is also the Managing Director of Robust Security and Logistics Services (Pvt.) Ltd. & Al Hamra Garments Ltd.

Mr. Ziaul Hasan Siddiqui(Director)

Mr. Ziaul Hasan Siddiqui

Mr. Siddiqui started his career in 1976 at Bangladesh Bank as direct class – 1 Of

Mr. Md. Abdul Karim(Director)

Mr. Md. Abdul Karim

Mr. Karim, a retired high official of the Government of Bangladesh, did his Master’s of Science with honors in Chemistry. He started his career in Bangladesh on 1st March 1979 as a member of Bangladesh Civil Service (Administration) Cadre and finally became the principal secretary of Prime Minister’s Office. Presently he is serving as the Managing Director of Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) that provides fund to various organizations for their microcredit program with a view to help the poor people. Besides that, he is a guest speaker/lecturer of various institutes/academies like BMA, BNA, NDC, BPATC, NSU, RDA etc. He is a member of University of Birmingham Allumni Association, University of Chittagong Allumni Association, Bangladesh Chemical
Society, Association of British Council Scholars of Bangladesh, University of Chittagong Registered Graduates’Association, Rotary Club of Dhaka Buriganga, Dhaka Club Limited, Kurmitola Golf Club. He traveled many countries of the world.

Mrs. Meherunnesa Haque(Director)

Mrs. Meherunnesa Haque

Mrs. Meherunnesa Haque was born in 1954. As a businesswoman she is involved with business activities since 1984. Mrs. Haque holds position of Director in good number of business entities in the area of garments and garments accessories and

Mr. Md. Fayekuzzaman(Director)

Mr. Md. Fayekuzzaman

Mr. Md. Fayekuzzaman did his Masters with First Class in Management and subsequently attended various post-graduation studies mainly in leadership, strategic management and finance in Bradford University, UK, Columbia University, USA and Cambridge University, UK. He has over 30 years of diversified experience in Government, Investment Banking, Commercial and Corporate Banking, Islamic Banking, Asset Management, Teaching, Research and Consultancy. He had worked in different national and sectorial committees as Chairman/Convener and had extensive and diversified experience to work on the Board of Directors of more than 20 national and multinational organizations.

 He got a lot of national and international recognitions during his tenure as CEO/Deputy CEO. He was a former CEO of the Investment Corporation of Bangladesh for the period from July 2010 to December 2015. He worked in South Asia Development Fund which was created to have joint venture projects of SARC countries for regional development. He had promoted hundreds of companies through Equity & Entrepreneurship Fund (EEF), a flagship program of the Government of Bangladesh.