A. K. M. Rahmatullah


Mr. A.K.M. Rahmatullah is a prominent industrialist and business personality. He was elected Member of Parliament in 1986, 1996, 2008, 2014 and now has been serving as a Member of Parliament in Dhaka 11 constituency since 2018.He is currently chairing the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Posts, Telecommunications & Information Technology and a member of the Advisory Council of the Bangladesh Awami League. He is the Immediate Past Chairman of Pioneer Insurance Company Ltd.

Mr. Rahmatullah is the Managing Director of Apex Tannery Limited, the largest leather processing and exporting company in Bangladesh and the Managing Director of Apex Property Development Ltd. He is also the chairman of FB Footwear Ltd., Footbed Footwear Ltd and Novo Shoes BD Ltd. He is one of the sponsors of banks and insurance companies.

Mr. Rahmatullah is very much involved in various social development activities. He is the founder of many schools, madrasas, colleges and mosques including Satarkul High School, Beraid A.K.M. Rahmatullah University College, Dumni High School, Talna High School, Beraid Muslim High School, Dhaka Women's College, Raushan Ara Girls High School and Mohakhali T&T Women's College, Beraid Alhaj Rahim Ullah Mollah Dakhil Madrasa and Orphanage, Beraid Mohammadia Dakhil Madrasa and Halima Rahmatullah Madrasa and Orphanage at Phulpur, Mymensingh.


He is a graduate from Cumilla Victoria College and took active part in the great liberation war of 1971.