He was unanimously elected to this position at the 370th meeting of the board of directors
Kazi Khurram Ahmed has been elected the vice chairman of Standard Bank.
He was unanimously elected to this position at the 370th meeting of the board of directors held on December 28, 2022, reads a press release.
Ahmed has been a Director of this bank since July 9, 2019. He is a member of the Audit Committee and Risk Management Committee of the Board of Directors.
Ahmed holds a BSc degree in Computer Engineering and Business Management from Purdue University, USA. He is also a Fellow of the National Defence College and the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Gambia in Bangladesh.
Previously, he served as the Chairman of the Standing Committee on International Affairs of FBCCI. He is the author of Amazon.com's number one best-selling book “The Dark Science of Logical Fallacies,” which is now part of the syllabus at the University of Dhaka and the Canadian University of Bangladesh.
In 2010, he was recognized as one of the ‘Leading Professionals of the World' by the International Biographical Centre of the UK and was named ‘Man of the Year' by American Biographical Institute.
He is also the Director of Eastern Engineering Works Limited, Proprietor of Ahmed & Sons and Chairman & Managing Director of EMX Limited. Ahmed is the only son of Kazi Akram Uddin Ahmed, the chairman of Standard Bank, former President of FBCCI and former International Director of Lions Clubs International.
Ahmed is an active member of Lions Clubs International and a Melvin Jones Fellow.