Kazi Sanaul Hoq

Director & Chairman

Mr. Kazi Sanaul Hoq joined as Director & Chairman to the Board of Directors of Rupali Bank Limited on 13 June 2021. Prior to joining in Rupali Bank Limited, he was Managing Director of Karmasangsthan Bank, Investment Corporation of Bangladesh (ICB) and Rajshahi Krishi Unnoyan Bank.Besides, he was Managing Director of Dhaka Stock Exchange Limited from 9 February 2020 to 7 January 2021.

Mr. Hoq was an eminent banker in banking industry of Bangladesh. He started his career as a senior officer in Investment Corporation of Bangladesh (ICB) in the year 1984 and served in various positions in the same organization.During his service tenure he has worked in various banks and financial institutions like Bangladesh Development Bank Ltd. (BDBL), Rajshahi Krishi Unnoyan Bank, Agrani Bank Ltd., the ICB and lastly Karmasangsthan Bank. He also served as CEO at ICB Securities Trading Company Ltd.

He has been contributing his professional expertise as the Chairman of ICB Capital Management Ltd. Apart from that he served as the Director of British American Tobacco Bangladesh Co. Ltd (BATBC), Linde Bangladesh Limited, GlaxoSmithKline Bangladesh Ltd. (GSK), Renata Limited, United Power Generation & Distribution Company Ltd. (UPGDCL), Heidelberg Cement Bangladesh Ltd., Bangladesh KrishiGobeshona Endowment Trust (BKGET), Credit Rating Information and Services Ltd. (CRISL), Standard Bank Ltd., SBL Capital Management Ltd., Standard Bank Securities Ltd., National Tea Company Limited, Apex Footwear Ltd., Apex Tannery Limited, Peninsula Hotel Ltd., Ratanpur Steel Re-Rolling Mills Ltd. (RSRM), Aramit Ltd., Aramit Thai Aluminium Ltd., Central Depository Bangladesh Ltd. (CDBL), Industrial and Infrastructure Development Finance Company Ltd (IIDFCL), Bangladesh Institute of Capital Market (BICM) among others.

He completed his Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) and Masters in Commerce in Accounting from University of Dhaka. Apart from various professional training programs inside the country, he availed special training of Identification & Rehabilitation of Sick projects, Jawaharlal Nehru Institute for Development Banking, Hydrabad, India, Breakthrough Leadership, The ICLIF Leadership and Governance Centre, Kualalumpur, Malaysia, Cyber Security, City Bank Cyber Infusion Centre, New Jersy& City Bank New York, USA and Sustainable Finance Development, EOSD (Enabling Sustainability Worldwide) Conference, Karlsruhe, Germany. For Official purpose he visited India, Malaysia, USA, Germany etc.

Mr. Hoq was born on 04 January 1961 in a respected muslim family in Nilphamari district. His father is Late Kazi Ekramul Hoq (EPCS, Judicial) and mother is Mrs. Kazi Amena Begum. He is married with Mrs. Anwara Begum and blessed with three daughters.