Md Touhidul Alam Khan joined Standard Bank as additional managing director on November 24, said a press release.
Prior to joining the bank, he was the deputy managing director of Prime Bank. An ex-Notredamian, Khan completed his master’s degree in finance from Dhaka University and started his career with Agrani Bank as a senior officer in 1993.
During his 27 year-long banking career, Touhidul worked at Bank Asia, Modhumoti Bank and Prime Bank and held senior management positions in different capacities like CAMLCO, CBO and CRO.
As a master of syndication loan in Bangladesh, he has led the first Shariah-based syndication deal and the biggest syndication term loan in the introductory period.
Touhidul is a fellow member of The Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh, associate fellow member of Institute of Islamic Banking and Insurance, UK, certified professional and life member of Basel ii Compliance Professionals Association of the United States and a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors-IIA Global-US and Local Chapter-Bangladesh.
He is the first certified sustainability reporting assurer in Bangladesh.
He is also a contributor at the business magazine, Asian Banking & Finance, Singapore, and has been nominated as associate editor of ICMAB’s journal The Cost & Management for two times.
He is the author of country reports on Islamic Banking in Bangladesh published in IFN, the world’s leading Islamic finance news provider of Malaysia, and holds innumerable national and international prestigious awards to his credit for his writings.
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