Md. Ahsan-uz Zaman
Md. Ahsan-uz Zaman is the Managing Director & CEO of Midland Bank Limited (MDB). Prior to joining MDB, Ahsan was working for Mutual Trust Bank (MTB) as Additional Managing Director with responsibility for business catering to companies and individuals, International Trade Services, Information Technology and Alternative Delivery Channels. He initially joined MTB as Deputy Managing Director in July 2009 and was instrumental in developing existing and new client relationships, new business initiatives, assist in recruiting key officers, providing strategic direction and managing risk by chairing various Committees of the Bank. Prior to MTB, Ahsan worked for Bank of America in New York, at its Global Wealth and Investment Management Division with responsibility for business across a wide assigned territory. He has diversified banking experience, having worked at home and abroad, serving JPMorgan Chase Bank, Morgan Stanley, BNP Paribas and ANZ Grindlays Bank where he joined as a Management Trainee in Dhaka in 1982. Ahsan completed his MBA from the Institute of Business Administration of University of Dhaka and is an accredited mediator. He attended seminars on Risk Management and Capital Markets conducted by BNP Paribas in New York and received credit training conducted by ANZ Grindlays Bank in London, Melbourne and Mumbai including training courses on deposits, operations management, foreign trade, foreign exchange and presentation skills.
Mr. Mohammad Masoom joined Midland Bank Limited (MDB), as Additional Managing Director. Prior to taking over the new assignment, Mr. Masoom served in Bangladesh Finance and Investment Company Limited (BD Finance), as its Managing Director and CEO. Mr. Masoom, a seasoned Banker has 3 decades of hand on extensive and versatile Banking experience. Specially, he has in-depth expertise on Core Risk areas of Banking operation with specific concentration on Credit Risk Management (CRM) covering areas of Corporate Financing, Syndication and Structured Finance, Facility Restructuring as part of business solution. Mr. Masoom completed his Honors and Masters Degree in Public Administration from the University of Dhaka and subsequently obtained MBA in Finance from Atish Dipankar University of Science and Technology and Post-Graduate Diploma on Development Planning and Personnel Management from Academy for Planning and Development and Bangladesh Management Development Centre respectively. Mr. Masoom had made debut for the banking profession in AB Bank and subsequently served in Southeast Bank Ltd., Trust Bank Ltd. and National Bank Ltd in different responsible positions. He also served in Mercantile Bank Limited as Deputy Managing Director. He participated in a good number of training programs/seminars/symposiums on Banking and Finance both at home and abroad. He was nominated one of the Trainers for outreach training programmes for his result oriented performance in the training course titled as ‘Training for Trainers’ arranged by Bangladesh Bank. He was the member of the sub-committee constituted to formulate the credit policy for Bangladesh Infrastructure Finance Fund Ltd. a Govt. owned Financial Institution. Mr. Masoom contributes articles to the English Dailies/Periodicals on different issues related to the Banking and Finance.