Mr. Faruq Mayeenuddin, an independent director of BRAC Bank Limited, has been elected as the vice chairperson of the bank. He was appointed independent director to the board in December 2021, and since then he has been actively involved in shaping the bank’s strategic direction and has also been serving as chair of the board executive committee, reportedly reads a press release.
Mr. Faruq is a career banker with 37+ years of experience holding key management positions in different leading private commercial banks in Bangladesh. He served Trust Bank Limited as the MD and CEO till February 2021.
Prior to joining Trust Bank, Mr.Faruq served as the AMD, chief risk officer, and CAMLCO of The City Bank Limited. He also served as the deputy managing director with Mercantile Bank and AB Bank.
He started his banking career in 1984 as a probationary officer at AB Bank Limited after achieving his MSS in Economics from the University of Dhaka. Mr. Faruq received Bangladesh Bank Gold Medal and BCCI (erstwhile) Gold Medal in the Banking Diploma examination in 1987 for securing the first position.
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