Both of them are sponsor directors
The board of directors of City Bank elected its director Aziz Al Kaiser as the chairman and Hossain Khaled as the vice chairman of the bank on Monday.
Both of them are sponsor directors of City Bank, said a press release.
Kaiser became bank’s Chairman in 2007 for the first time and then again in 2018 for second time.
He played key role in introducing American Express cards in Bangladesh and launching Retail Banking, City Alo Women Banking and opening the brokerage and merchant bank subsidiaries of the bank.
He is also credited with launching Citygem, the Priority Banking arm of City bank and the first International Airport Lounge in private sector for bank’s cardmembers.
Kaiser is a prominent entrepreneur who manages businesses in diverse sectors including manufacturing, service and trading concerns.
He is a Director of Partex Star Group and Chairman of several Partex Star Group subsidiaries.
Hossain Khaled joined the family conglomerate of Anwar Group of Industries in 2000.
Since then, he has led many group company portfolios and also achieved several milestones, including becoming the youngest President of Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry and also Co-Chairman of Bangladesh Better Business Forum.
He is also the founding President of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) Bangladesh.
Khaled is also a Managing Director of Anwar Group.
At City Bank, he is a member of the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors and also Convener of the Bank’s Risk Management Committee.
He is also the Chairman of City Brokerage Ltd and City Hong Kong Limited.