Mr. Jamal Ahmed Choudhury FCMA has been elected President of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) in its meeting held on 09 February 2017, says a press release.
The Council also elected Prof. Mamtaz Uddin Ahmed FCMA and Mohammed Salim FCMA as Vice-Presidents, Mr. Md. Abdur Rahman Khan FCMA as Secretary and Prof. Dr. Swapan Kumar Bala FCMA as Treasurer of the Institute.
Prior to his new role, Mr. Jamal Ahmed Choudhury FCMA was elected Vice President of ICMAB for two terms. He served the Institute as Secretary in different terms. He was also the Chairman of Dhaka Branch Council of ICMAB. He obtained his graduation and post graduation in accounting from University of Dhaka and MBA from IBA, Dhaka University. He is the Executive Director, Accounts & Finance, Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd.- a leading Pharmaceutical Company of the country.
Professor Mamtaz Uddin Ahmed FCMA, a senior Fellow Member of the Institute, has been serving as a faculty in the Department of Accounting & Information Systems (AIS), University of Dhaka since July 14, 1986. He worked as the Chairman of AIS department of Dhaka University from 2012 to 2015. Currently he is serving the Chittagong Stock Exchange as an Independent Director. He was a part time member of the 8th Pay Commission 2015.
Mohammed Salim FCMA is currently working as Financial Management Specialist, Central Procurement Technical Unit (CPTU), IMED, Ministry of Planning, Government of Bangladesh.
Mr. Md. Abdur Rahman Khan FCMA is currently working as Deputy Secretary in Finance Division of the Ministry of Finance of the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. Before this, he worked in Income Tax Administration for about 22 years in home and abroad. Mr. Khan served as an International Adviser to United Nations and Consultant of World Bank during 2004-2011. Previously, he served ICMAB as Treasurer and Secretary respectively. Mr. Khan is the Board Member of CAPA’s Public Sector Financial Management Committee for the term 2016-2019.
Prof. Dr. Swapan Kumar Bala FCMA has been serving as Commissioner of Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC). He worked as the Managing Director of Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited. By profession he is a Professor of Dhaka University. Last year, he also served ICMAB as Treasurer. He was the Chairman of Dhaka Branch Council in 2008. Dr. Bala is the Chairman of SAFA Committee on NPOs and Co-operatives Sector.