Our Executives

Q.A.F.M. SERAJUL ISLAM, Consultant

Mr. Q.A.F.M. Serajul Islam, after completing a post-graduate in physics in 1972, joined as a Lecturer with a private college. His career in insurance begins in 1978 when he joined with Sadharan Bima Corporation. He was holding important position in different Departments of SBC and was Deputy General Manager of Reinsurance Department when he retired voluntarily from SBC in 2003. In the same year, he joined with Pragati Insurance Limited as Deputy Managing Director. In September 2005, he joined with Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as Additional Managing Director and took over the charge as CEO and Managing Director of the Company on January 14, 2007. Now he is the Consultant of Pioneeer Insurance Company Limited.

He had his Professional Diploma in General Insurance from Bangladesh Insurance Academy in 1986. He also received training on insurance and reinsurance matters at home and abroad including a three weeks in house training on reinsurance at Tysers, London. More so, he attended various international seminars and conferences. In addition, he negotiated Reinsurance Treaties of SBC, Pragati Insurance Ltd. & Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. with local Re-insurers and Re-insurers in UK, France, Germany, Switzerland, Malaysia, Singapore, India, Bahrain etc. His total experience in insurance industry is about 37 years.

Md.Manirul Islam, Managing Director

Educational Qualification :  B. Com. (Hons.), M. Com in Accounting, University of Dhaka.

Professional Qualification : ABIA

Md. Manirul Islam after completing  M.Com in Accounting from Dhaka University Joined Sadharan Bima Corporation in May, 1981 as Trainee Officer and after successful completion of training period became Deputy Manager in March 1983. Worked in various Departments of Sadharan Bima Corporation, like, i. As General Manager Finance, Reinsurance, Underwriting, Claims and Dhaka Zonal Office; II. In Accounts and Investment Department; III. As Zonal In-Charge of Comilla Zonal Office.  Worked with Sadharan Bima Corporation from May, 1981 to 30th September, 2012 (31+ years). Left SBC as GM- Reinsurance & Underwriting on 30-09-2012.

He Joined Pragati Insurance Limited as Managing Director & CEO in 01-10-2012 and continued till 28-06-2017. After resigned from Pragati Insurance Ltd. Joined Pioneer Insurance Company Ltd. as Managing Director on 02-07-2017. 

Md. Manirul Islam was also Former Member of the Central Rating Committee-IDRA, Former Member of the Fire Rating Sub-Committee-IDRA, At  Present he is the Member of the Misc Rating Sub-Committee-IDRA.

He is also the Member of the Board of Directors of the following Companies. 

  • National Housing Finance & Investment Ltd.
  • IIDFC Ltd.
  • IIDFC Securities Ltd.
  • KAY & QUE (Bangladesh) Ltd.

Apart from Insurance Industry Md. Manirul Islam Was associated with various social organizations. He was  Councilor of Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF). Was also a Councilor and former Member of the Finance Committee of Bangladesh Cricket Board (BCB). Was a player of Dhaka First Division Cricket League and Dhaka First Division Football League.            Member Dhanmondi Club Limited.

S.M. Mizanur Rahman,(Deputy Managing Director & Company secretary) 

Educational Qualification: M.B.A., B.Com. (Hon’s), M.Com., C.A. (Inter).

Experience: Joined Peoples Insurance Co. Ltd. the 1st private sector General Insurance Company as Manager (Accounts) in 1985 and promoted to the post of A.G.M. then D.G.M. in 1991, he did switch over to a group of industries. In May 1994 joined with Bangladesh Co-operative Insurance Limited as A.G.M. (Accounts). In 1996 he joined with Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as D.G.M. (Accounts). Now he is holding the post of DMD & Company Sectretary of the Company. His total experience in insurance industry is about 30 years.

D.K. Chakraborty, D.M.D. & Zonal-in-charge, Chittagong

Professional Qualification: Diploma in Insurance from Bangladesh Insurance Academy.

Experience: Started General Insurance Profession under Mercantile Fire & General Insurance Company Pak. Limited in 1962. Served as Branch-in-charge under Popular Ins. Co. Ltd. from 1968 till Nationalization. Served with Sadharan Bima Corporation from its inception as Asst. Manager till 1985. Joined Peoples Ins. Co. Ltd. in 1985 as an In-charge, Khatungonj Branch and promoted to the rank of Deputy General Manager in 1987. Resigned from Peoples Ins. Co. Ltd. in the year 1991 and joined Reliance Ins. Ltd. as Zonal-in-charge, Chittagong and worked there till 14.07.1997. Resigned from Reliance Ins. Ltd. in the year 1997 and joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as Zonal-in-charge, Chittagong and promoted to the post of D.M.D. in 2003. His total experience in insurance is about 53 years.

 

Al-Moeiz Laiwala, MBA (IBA-DU), D.M.D.

Joined the Insurance industry on Completion of Masters of Business Administration from the institute of Business Administration, University of Dhaka in the year 1995.

Taken extension training on Basic course of Insurance at the Bangladesh Insurance Academy. Thereafter undergone on the job training in various departments of the Company (Reliance Insurance Ltd.) e.g. Underwritings, Claims, Reinsurances etc. and thereafter posted at Company’s Chittagong Zonal Office as Deputy Zonal-in-charge in the year 1996. Later in the year 1997 was entrusted with the responsibility of Zonal-in-charge, Chittagong Zone. He has joined with Pioneer Insurance Company Limited in the year 2008 as Deputy Managing Director & In-charge of Marketing Department, Head Office.

Also attended International seminar organized by Arab Insurance Group at Bahrain on Managing Competition and change in soft market. Now having over 16 years experience in the field of General Insurance, Covering Marketing & Sales Management, Risk Assessment and Underwriting. Studying and accessing the Company profile and financials of the client. Prior to this also gained about a year’s experience in Marketing and Sales Management of the product of Proctor and Gamble. About 4 years experience as Project In-charge of a Leather Industry (a project of Industrial Promotion Services of Aga Khan Development Network) with exposures on Project Installation, commissioning and Operations and about 3 years experience in managing the Gas Station owned by the family.

Also has work experience as free lance consultant on marketing and financial areas.

Salimur Reza Chowdhury, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: B.A.

Experience: He joined Janata Insurance Co. Ltd. in the year 1988. He served Janata Insurance Co. Ltd. for 09 years commencing from 01.01.1988 in the development side and continued till 1996. He was the Branch-in-charge of Kawran Bazar Branch since 1995 to 1996 as Asst. Vice President. He joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. in 1997 as D.G.M. Now he is holding the post of Deputy Managing Director & In-charge, Local Office. His total experience in insurance is more than 27 years.

Shamima Faizy, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: M.A. in Bengali in 1975.

Experience: Served BCI Bank Ltd. prior to her joining in Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as A.G.M. (Dev.), she worked with Peoples Insurance Co. Ltd. since 08.02.1998. She is now Deputy Managing Director, Marketing Department, Head Office. Her total experience in insurance is about 18 years.

Showkat Hossain Siddiki, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: B.Sc.

Experience: Prior to his joining in Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as Executive Director (Dev.), he worked with Peoples Insurance Co. Ltd. since 1985. Now he is holding the post of Deputy Managing Director & In-charge, Gulshan Branch. His total experience in insurance is about 30 years.

Shariful Islam Chowdhury, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: B.Com. in 1981.

Experience: Served with SACO Int. Ltd. as Public Relations Officer from 1988 to 31.12.1991. Joined Central Ins. Co. Ltd. in 1992 as Public Relations Officer. Resigned from Central Ins. Co. Ltd. in the year 1997 and joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as Branch-in-charge in V.I.P. Road Branch. Now he is holding the post of Deputy Managing Director & In-charge, V.I.P. Road Branch. His total experience in insurance is about 23 years.

Mohd. Abu Taiyab, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: M.Com.

Experience: Started insurance career in 1989 with Federal Insurance Co. Ltd. and continued his job with them till April 2009. He joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. on May 2009 as Assistant Managing Director. Now he is holding the post of Deputy Managing Director. His total experience in insurance sector is about 26 years.

Abdul Momen, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: B.A. (Hon’s), M.A.

Experience: Started insurance career in 1985 and last position Asst. Managing Director in Pragati Insurance Ltd. He joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. on December 2011 as Deputy Managing Director. His total experience in insurance sector is about 30 years.

A.K.M. Jashim Uddin Ahmed, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: M.A. in Economics in 1969.

Professional Qualification: Diploma in Insurance from Bangladesh Insurance Academy in 1985 and stood first.

Training: Completed various training courses on insurance both within and outside the country. Attended a 3 months training course on Insurance Management & General Insurance conducted by International Insurance Institute for Asia & Pacific/UNDP/UNCTAD in Manila in 1984. Stood 2nd in the examination and was awarded President’s Medal.

Experience: Served with the then State Bank of Pakistan from April 65 to 9th Oct. 69 and joined Pakistan Insurance Corporation (PIC) on 10th Oct. 1969. He was absorbed with Sadharan Bima Corporation in 1973 wherefrom he retired on 30.12.2002 as Asst. General Manager (Reinsurance). Then he joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. on 01.01.2003 as G.M. He is now In-charge of Underwriting and Branch Control Departments of the Company and holding the post of Deputy Managing Director. His total experience in insurance industry is about 46 years.

Shabbir Ahmedullah Sinha, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: MBA, M.Sc. in 1996.

Experience: Started working in Pioneer Insurance Company Limited, Head Office as General Manager, Marketing Department in 2006. Before that, he worked with Peoples Insurance Company Limited in since 1994, last designation was Senior Manager. He is now holding the post of D.M.D. & In-charge of the Company’s Dilkusha Branch and has total experience in insurance is about 21 years.

Monjurul Hoque, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: M.Sc. in Geographical Science from Dhaka University.

Training: Received training on Strategic Management & Planning from Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Dhaka University and Motor & Engineering Underwriting from Bangladesh Insurance Academy, Mohakali, Dhaka.

Experience: Started insurance career on 30th April 1986 with Pragati Insurance Limited and continued with them till 14th August 2008. He then joined with Pioneer Insurance Company Limited on 22nd September 2008 as Executive Director & In-charge of the Company’s Shantinagar Branch. He is now holding the post of D.M.D. & In-charge of the Company’s Shantinagar Branch. His experience of working in insurance is about 28 years.

Tarik ur Rahman, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: B.Com. (Hon’s), M.Com. in Management.

Experience: Joined Bangladesh General Insurance Company Ltd. as Assistant Manager (Dev.) in December 1985 and continued his job with them till May 2010. Promoted to the rank of Deputy Managing Director and Zonal-in-charge, Chittagong in the year 2009. Gained extensive experience in Risk Assessment, PML, Underwriting, Claims and Marketing. Resigned from Bangladesh General Insurance Company Ltd. in May 2010 and joined Pioneer Insurance Company Ltd. as Assistant Managing Director. He is In-charge of Reinsurance Department of the Company. His total experience in insurance is about 29 years.

Training: Participated in overseas and local training programmes on General Insurance, Reinsurance, Industrial All Risk Insurance, Claim Management, Reinsurance Management, Actuarial Appreciation, Risk Management & PML, Property Risk Management and Fundamentals of Risk Survey organized by Insurance Institute of India, Mumbai, National Insurance Academy, Pune, India and Bangladesh Insurance Academy.

He also accredited with the Award of the Insurance Institute of India for his academic excellence.

Professional Attainments: He has been invited as a part-time guest faculty by Premier University, Independent University and Bangladesh Insurance Academy to conduct classes on Risk Management and Insurance. He also works as a Risk and Insurance Management Consultant in different Group of Industries.

Md. Zakir Hossain, D.M.D

Educational Qualfication : MBA (Marketing)

Experience : Joined in the Insurance Sector at 1991 & worked at many different Insurance Companies. Later he joined Pioneer Insurance Company Limited as Deputy Managing Director in January, 2012.His total experience in Insurance sector is about 24 years.

Md. Abidul Haque, A.M.D.

Educational Qualification: B.Com.

Experience: After long experience in banking, he joined with Pioneer Insurance Company Limited in 2007 as Executive Director, Marketing Department. He is now holding the post of A.M.D. & In-charge of the Company’s Bangabandhu Avenue Branch, Dhaka. His experience of working in insurance is about 07 years.

Salim Sajjad Haque, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: B.Com. (Hon’s), M.Com. in Finance from Dhaka University.

Experience: Served Northern Insurance Co. Ltd. in many capacities including Head of Establishment. Then joined Marketing Department of Pragati Insurance Ltd. & served as Branch-in-charge of Dilkusha Branch of the Company. Joined Pioneer Insurance Company Ltd. as Executive Director in April 2010. He is now holding the post of D.M.D.

Md. Nazrul Islam Talukder, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: Bachelor of Commerce, University of Dhaka.

Experience: He joined Pragati Insurance Ltd. in the year 1989. He served Pragati Insurance Ltd. for 21 years commencing from 06.09.1989 in the Marketing Department and continued his service till 30 April 2010. He was the Branch-in-charge of Imamgonj Branch & Uttara Branch since 2004 to 30 April 2010 as Deputy Vice President. He joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as Executive Director from 2nd May 2010. He is now holding the post of D.M.D. & In-charge of the Company’s Uttara Branch.

Training: Completed various training course on insurance within the country.

Md. Mahabbatur Rahman Khan, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: M.Com. in Accounting in 1992.

Experience: Started insurance career in 1994 with Reliance Insurance Limited and continued his job with them till 1999. He joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. on 11.02.1999 as Manager, Marketing Department. Now he is holding the post of D.M.D. & In-charge, Kawran Bazar Branch. His total experience in insurance is about 22 years.

Sk. Rahat Ahmed, D.M.D.

Educational Qualification: B.S.S.

Experience: Prior to his joining in Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as General Manager (Dev.), he worked with Insurance Industry since 1991. Now he is holding the post of Deputy Managing Director & In-charge, Khulna Branch. His total experience in insurance is about 24 years.

Md. Shahidul Islam, A.M.D.

Educational Qualification: B.A.

Experience: Prior to his joining in Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as General Manager (Dev.), he worked with Insurance Industry since 1989. Now he is holding the post of Assistant Managing Director & In-charge, Barisal Branch. His total experience in insurance is about 26 years.

Ahmed Tazidqul Mowla, A.M.D.

Educational Qualification: B.Com.

Experience: Prior to his joining in Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as General Manager (Dev.), he worked with Pragati Insurance Limited since 1986. Now he is holding the post Assistant Managing Director & In-charge, Sylhet Branch. His total experience in insurance is about 30 years.

Md. Musa Reza Siddiqui, A.M.D.

Educational Qualification: M.Com. in Accounting in 1987.

Experience: Started insurance career in February 1989 with Reliance Insurance Limited and continued his job with them till October 12/07/1997. He joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. on 13/07/1997 as Manager, Marketing Department. Now he is In-charge, Sheikh Mujib Road Branch. His total experience in insurance is about 25 years.

Mosharraf Hossain, E.D.

Educational Qualification: MBA (Dhaka University), ACII (UK)

Training: Comprehensive Technical Program in General Insurance by National Insurance Academy, Pune, India & Overseas’ Cedants Training organized by Labuan Re, Malaysia attended Workshop on Earthquake Resilience Project organized by World Bank, Dhaka office  &  Earthquake organized by World Bank, Dhaka office

Experience: Started Insurance career with Reliance Insurance Limited in 1990 in its Head office Underwriting Department and continued up to 2012 holing the post of Senior Vice President. Then he joined Pioneer Insurance Company Limited as General Manager in 2012. Now he is holding the post of Executive Director at Branch Control and MIS Department, Ho, Dhaka. His total experience in insurance 27 years.

Mosharaf Hossain Majumder, E.D.

Educational Qualification: B.Com.,

Experience: Prior to his joining in Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. as Sr. Deputy General Manager (Dev.), he worked with Insurance Industry since 1995. Now he is holding the post of E.D. & In-charge, Moghbazar Branch. His total experience in insurance is about 20 years.

S.M. Jasim Uddin, E.D.

Educational Qualification: B.S.S. (Hon’s), M.S.S. in Public Administration in 1986.

Professional Qualification: Diploma from Bangladesh Insurance Academy with Tyser Award for 1st position in the Final part Exam.

Experience: Started insurance career on November 18, 1989 with Pragati Insurance Limited and continued with them till March 31, 2010. He then joined with Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. on April 01, 2010 as Sr. Deputy General Manager, Branch Control & MIS Department at Head Office. Now he is holding the post Executive Director., Underwriting Department at Head Office. His working experience in the insurance arena is about 26 years.

Dhruba Kumar Guha, C.F.O. & G.M.

Educational Qualification: MBA, Completed I.C.M.A. partly.

Training: He has successful training on i) Company Management, ii) Sound Business & Financial Practices in Insurance Industry, iii) Corporate Tax & VAT, iv) Deduction of VAT & Income Tax at source, v) Business English (Advance Level).

Experience: Started insurance career in 1990 with Bangladesh Co-operative Insurance Ltd. as a Probationary Officer and continued his job with them till October 1996. He joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. on November 1996. Now he is holding the post of Chief Financial Officer in the rank of G.M. at Head Office. His total experience in insurance is more than 23 years.

S.M. Nazmul Islam Bhuiyan, Sr. D.G.M.

Educational Qualification: B.Com. (Hon’s), M.Com. in Accounting in 1983.

Experience: Started insurance career in 1990 with Janata Insurance Co. Ltd. and continued his job with them till May 1997. He joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. on June 1997. Now he is holding the post of Sr. Deputy General Manager, Internal Audit, Head Office. His total experience in insurance is about 25 years.

M. Nazib Iqbal, Sr. D.G.M.

Educational Qualification: MBA, B.Com. (Hon’s), M.Com. in Management in 1989.

Training: Overseas training on General Insurance conducted by College of Insurance at Mumbai, India. Attended various training courses on Insurance, Computers and Business English Course (Advance Level).

Experience: Joined Reliance Insurance Ltd. on 11th August, 1988. Resigned from Reliance on 30.04.2000 and joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. on 02.05.2000 as Manager. Well experienced in all types of underwriting. Now he is holding the post of Sr. Deputy General Manager, Specialized Underwriting Department, Head Office. His total experience in insurance is more than 27 years.

Biswa Nath Bhattachargee, Sr. D.G.M

Experience : Started insurance career in 1990 with Peoples Insurance Company Limited and continued his job with them till October09.08.2000. He joined Pioneer Insurance Company Ltd. on 10.08.2000 as Manager, Marketing Department. Now he is holding the post of Sr. Deputy General Manager in Local Office. His total experience in insurance is about 23 years.

Habibur Rahman Chowdhury, G.M.

Educational Qualification: MBA, Post Graduate Diploma in Human Resource Management (secured 1st position in order of merit) from the Institute of Personnel Management, Bangladesh in 2002. He also obtained the Professional degree, BIA Diploma in General Insurance from Bangladesh Insurance Academy in 2013.

Training: Certificates awarded by IBA, Dhaka University, BUET, IBCS-Primax, Bangla Academy and other Institutes for successful training on IT. Certificate awarded by MCCI, Dhaka in Business Communication Skills. Certificate awarded by MMCG & FLF for successful participation at the workshop on “Creative Selling Techniques” at British Council Auditorium. Certificate awarded by IUB in Business English (Advance Level). Attended “2012 Programme for Insurance Executive Development (PIED)” in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Experience: Started Insurance career on 2nd May, 1987 with Peoples Insurance Company Limited and continued his job with them till 3rd January, 1999. He joined Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. on January 04, 1999. Now he is holding the post of General Manager, Head of HR and Admin. He is one of the Fellow of IPM and Ex-Vice President of EC of IPM. His total experience in insurance is above 27 years.

Akbar Hossain, Sr.D.G.M

Educational Qualification: M.Com. in Management.

Professional Qualification : Diploma in Insurance from Bangladesh Insurance Academy with Tyser Award in 1996.

Training : 1) Marine Insurance Underwriting, Claim and Re-insurance conducted by Bangaldesh Insurance Academy (stood first). 2) Fire Insurance Underwrting, Claim, Re-insurance (Theory & Practice) conducted by Bangladesh Insurance Academy(Stood first).

Experience : Started insurance career in 1988 with Pragati Insurance Ltd. and continued his job with them till December 2011. He joined Pioneer Insurance Company Limited on 1st January, 2012 as Sr. Deputy General Manager, Claims Department, Head Office. His total experience in insurance is about 26 years.

A.K.M. Abdul Alim, D.G.M.

Educational Qualification: Diploma in Engineering-Mechanical.

Training: Received training on different aspects of General Insurance matters from Bangladesh Insurance Academy. Attended “Annual Business Partners Seminar” in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Experience: Joined with Reliance Insurance Limited in 1987 and worked there in Underwriting Department for 03 years. In 1996 joined with Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. in this Underwriting Department as Officer. Now he is Deputy General Manager, Underwriting Department, Head Office and having about 20 years of experience of working in insurance.