Md Showkat Ali Chowdhury has been re-elected chairman of Eastern Bank Limited (EBL) at the board of directors’ meeting held on Wednesday, said a press release.
An accomplished business leader, he joined the board of EBL in 1993.
He is running a business conglomerate with diverse interests in shipbreaking and recycling, tea plantation and production, RMG industries, real estate, agency business and engineering services, container terminal and handling, commercial banking, insurance, shares and securities.
Showkat Ali, a graduate from the University of Chittagong, is a life member of SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bhatiary Golf & Country Club Limited, Chittagong Press Club Limited, and a member of Bangladesh Ship Recycling Association.
He is also the first vice-president of Chittagong Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce & Industry.
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