Shamim, Nurul become Mercantile Bank DMDs

Business Desk | Published: 00:00, Sep 01,2019 | Updated: 00:34, Sep 01,2019


Shamim Ahmed and Nurul Islam

Shamim Ahmed and Md Nurul Islam have been promoted as deputy managing directors of Mercantile Bank, said a press release.

Prior to this, Shamim was the senior executive vice-president  and head of international division and Nurul was the senior executive vice-president and chief financial officer of the bank.

Shamim started his banking career with United Commercial Bank Limited in 1992. Later he joined Prime Bank in 1995.

He joined Mercantile Bank in 1999 and worked at foreign trade, remittance, treasury, anti money laundering and CFT, Off-shore Banking Unit and head of branch in Mercantile Bank.

He obtained honours and masters degree in statistics from Dhaka University.

Nurul started banking career with National Bank in 1988. Later he moved to Prime Bank when it was established in 1995 and afterward he has joined in Mercantile Bank at the time of the bank’s inception in 1999, the release said.

He completed his BCom (honours) and MCom in accounting from Dhaka University in 1979 and pursued PhD in SME financing. He is a diplomaed associate of Institute of Bankers, Bangladesh, completed CA course from The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh and earned a certificate on military science from Dhaka University.

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