Executive management team
Mr. S.A.K. Ekramuzzaman
Mr. S.A.K. Ekramuzzaman, Managing Director of the Company is one of the local investors having equity partnership with Ras AI Khaimah Companies (RAK) in Bangladesh. Besides managing diversified business interests of RAK Group, he is involved in number of other business interests in Bangladesh.
Mr. Ekramuzzaman has equity interest and holding directorship in RAK Pharmaceuticals Pvt. ltd., RAK Power Pvt. ltd., RAK Paints Pvt. ltd., RAK-Mosfly (Bangladesh) Pvt. ltd. and RAK Securities and Services Pvt. ltd., among others.
Mr.Sadhan Kumar Dey
Chief Operating Officer & Chief Financial Officer
Mr. Sadhan Dey is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Financial Officer of RAK Ceramics (Bangladesh) Limited responsible for leading the financial operation of the Company. He oversees accounting and controllership, financial planning and analysis, direct and indirect tax, risk, corporate development, and treasury. He carries more than 20 years of industrial experience focused on serving construction companies in the manufacturing sectors. Prior to join RAK he was Director of Finance and Commercial with a US multinational Construction Specialties leading finance, strategy and commercial of GCC, Africa and India region based in UAE. He is a qualified finance and management professional from the Chartered Institute of Management Accountant – UK and Institute of Certified Management Accountant – Australia. He is a Master of Commerce and MBA. Mr. Sadhan is an alumni of Harvard Business School – Boston, USA and IIM-Calcutta, India. He has attended various courses on Strategy, Leadership, Data Analytics, Design thinking, Digital Marketing from various world-renowned business school like Colombia Business School, IIM India and HBS.
Mr.Muhammad Shahidul Islam FCS
Mr. Muhammad Shahidul Islam is the Company Secretary of RAK Ceramics (Bangladesh) Limited since 2010. He joined the Company in 2009 as Assistant Company Secretary and was designated prior to assuming the current position. Before joining the Company, Mr. Shahidul was Assistant Vice President at Fareast Islami Life Insurance Company Limited, responsible for Compliances, Legal Issues, Share and Capital Market Operations of the Company. His professional career spans over 11 years in Company Secretariat, Corporate Affairs, Compliances, Initial Public Offering (IPO), Legal, Capital Market Operations and Internal Audit covering Manufacturing and Insurance sectors. His prior post qualification employers include Fareast Islami Life Insurance Company Limited and Progressive Life Insurance Company Limited.
Mr. Shahidul is a Commerce graduate. He is a qualified Chartered Secretary and a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries of Bangladesh (ICSB). He has participated many professional training courses namely Corporate Affairs Management, Merger and Acquisition, Compliance in Corporate Governance etc.
Mohammad Samsul Arefin
Head of Internal Audit & Compliance
Mr. Mohammad Samsul Arefin is a qualified Cost and Management Accountant and fellow member of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) having Master’s degree in Accounting from National University. He is also a Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) qualified from CIMA, UK.
Mr. Arefin has more than 14 years of professional experience with renowned multinational companies namely Expolanka (Bangladesh) Limited, Novartis (Bangladesh) Limited and BASF (Bangladesh) Limited in the field of Financial Reporting and Accounting, Business Planning & Analysis, Supply Chain Management, Internal Audit & Compliance etc. He also successfully worked in several international projects undertaken by his previous organization.
Mr. Arefin has been working as Head of Internal Audit & Compliance in RAK Ceramics (Bangladesh) Limited since May 2018.