Ali Reza Iftekhar has been reappointed as the managing director and CEO of Eastern Bank Limited for another three years, said a press release.
He has been serving EBL as MD and CEO since 2007.
In his 34-year career, Iftekhar has held important positions in local private and international banks including Banque Indosuez, Standard Chartered Bank, and AB Bank.
He joined EBL as deputy managing director in 2004 and was promoted to additional managing director in 2006.
He served as the chairman of the Association of Bankers Bangladesh Limited (ABB), for the term 2014-15.
Iftekhar is a recipient of CEO of the Year 2012 award at Asian Leadership Award programme held in Dubai, the release said. He is a marketing graduate from Dhaka University.
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