BRAC Bank, a leading financial institution committed to driving innovation and excellence in the banking sector, is pleased to announce the appointment of Anita Ghazi Rahman as an independent director to its esteemed board, effective January 30, 2024.
With over 19 years of distinguished experience in the legal field, Anita Ghazi Rahman brings a wealth of expertise and a fresh perspective to the board. A qualified barrister and advocate of both the High Court Division and the Appellate Division of the Bangladesh Supreme Court, Rahman specializes in company law, general corporate law, and dispute resolution.
Meheriar M Hasan, Chairperson of BRAC Bank, expressed warm welcome to Rahman, emphasizing the significance of dynamic leadership during pivotal growth phases. “As BRAC Bank continues its journey towards unprecedented growth, we are thrilled to have Anita Ghazi Rahman on board. Her youthful energy coupled with extensive experience will undoubtedly play a pivotal role in shaping our strategic direction and propelling us towards greater heights of success,” said Hasan.
Anita Ghazi Rahman’s professional acumen extends beyond the banking sector. She has previously served as an independent director at the Chittagong Stock Exchange and currently holds a board position at bKash, demonstrating her commitment to driving positive change across various industries.
In addition to her corporate engagements, Rahman is the founder and managing partner of The Legal Circle, a reputable law firm, and the visionary behind Think Legal Bangladesh, an innovative web-based legal resource platform.
Committed to social responsibility, Rahman actively contributes to the efforts of the Sajida Foundation and Jaago Foundation, reflecting her dedication to making a meaningful impact in the community.
Anita Ghazi Rahman earned her bachelor’s degree in law from the prestigious University College London in the UK and was called to the Bar of England and Wales by Lincoln’s Inn, London.
BRAC Bank looks forward to leveraging Rahman’s diverse expertise and visionary leadership to drive sustainable growth, foster innovation, and continue delivering exceptional value to its stakeholders.
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