PRICE SENSITIVE INFORMATION
Profile of the Chairman
Syed Al Farooque
Mr. Syed Al Farooque is one of the Sponsor Shareholder Director, Ex-Chairman, Vice-Chairman and Executive Committee Chairman of Express Insurance Limited.
He is the Managing Director of Wills Group, one of the leading business-personalities of the country, engaged in business for the last four decades. Started business in 1980 and setup a number of industrial units in Garments sector, Established Non-Life Insurance, Lease finance Venture capital Private Equity Company, Brokerage House and Asset Management Company in Financial sector. He built a number of Residential and Commercial projects, involved in Property business and have earned a good reputation in Real estate sector. He also involved in Media business and established Celebrity and Talent Management Company at home and abroad.
He had active role in BGMEA. He is a member of India-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IBCCI). Dutch-Bangla Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DBCCI). Bangladesh German Chamber of Commerce & Industry (BGCCI). He was a member of the Executive Committee of Bangladesh Insurance Association (BIA) and played vital role in developing the Insurance Industry in the country.
Apart from business activities he is an internationally reputed cultural personality and renowned poet in the country. He is author of 50 books and has been honored with 26 important awards nationally and internationally in Bangladesh, India, UK and USA for his literary contribution. He attended many international poetry and literary festivals, book fairs and business summits throughout the world. He is associated with many other social and cultural organizations including Bangla Academy, Muktijuddho Jadughor, Baridhara Society, Gulshan Society, Chattogram Maa-O-Shishu Hospital, Muldhara (International Center for Writers, Journalists & Artists) and syedalfarooque Center for creativity. As the Founder President of Muldhara and Shishu Shahitya Parishad he is working to expand Bangla Language and culture all over the worls.
He was the Editor of Weekly Akarshon, Chief Editor of Kishor Jagat, Associate editor of Shachitro Shomoy and Asia Editor of Curry Life, an international Magazine published from London. He is also a TV presenter, Motivational speaker, Reciter, Song-writer and Music-Poetry video director. He obtained M.A with B.A (Hon’s) in Bangla Language and Literature from University of Dhaka.
Profile of the Vice-Chairman
Mr. Latiful Bari is a Sponsor Director of Express Insurance Limited. Mr. Latiful Bari obtained his graduation in Business Administration from Bradford College, United States of America. After completion of his education he joined his family Group of Industries. He holds the position of the Managing Director of Rahmat Fashion Wears Limited & the Chairman of Rahmat Knit Dying & Finishing Limited. He is one of the Directors of Rahmat Textiles Limited, China Plastic (BD) Limited & Rahmat Rotors Limited. He visited many countries of the world for business purpose.
Profile of the Chief Executive Officer
Md. Anwar Hossain
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Md. Anwar Hossain is the Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer of the Company. He joined in this Company in September, 2006. Before joining this Company Mr. Md. Anwar Hossain started his insurance career in October, 1991 joining Bangladesh Co-operative Insurance Ltd. as a Development Officer. For his dedicated service & satisfactory performance he was promoted on exclerated basis and there he served in various capacity including branch In-charge. Next he joined Northern General Insurance Company in June, 2000 and served there upto September, 2006. In his long 30 years of insurance career he served in various capacity and gathered vast experience in insurance business which made him capable enough to handle insurance business efficiently.
Profile of the Additional Managing Director
Md. Badiuzzman Lasker
Additional Managing Director
Mr. Md. Badiuzzaman Lasker studied BBA Degree major in Marketing. He started his service career in insurance industry in the year 1995, when he joined Bangladesh Co-operative Ins. Co. Ltd. . He served there for 2 years then he served in Northern General Ins. Co. Ltd. For 2 years, thereafter he served in Islami Insurance Bangladesh Ltd. for 2 years. He also served in Takaful Islami Insurance Co. Ltd. for 12 years. Mr. Md. Badiuzzaman Lasker has long 26 years of experience in Insurance sector and this made him capable to hand any situation in Insurance business. He has been assigned the responsibility of Head of Marketing of Express Insurance Limited in January, 2021.