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Mr. Sayem Sobhan

Shareholder Director(Strategic Investor)

Mr. Sayem Sobhan is a world class entrepreneur and elite businessman in Bangladesh. He has been serving as the Managing Director of Meghna Cement Mills Ltd. He is also Managing Director of ABG Limited, a concern of Bashundhara Group, a Strategic Investor of Chittagong Stock Exchange PLC.


He had his schooling in King’s School in Ely, Cambridgeshire, UK and completed his Graduation in Business Administration from American International University, London. After completion of his graduation he joined the Bashundhara Group and was elevated to the position of Managing Director within a short period of time in 2001. He has vast experience in human resources management, business development, corporate management and administration and significantly contributed to the development of various ventures at home and abroad. His far-reaching commitments, spontaneous decision-making capabilities, risk taking and risk management skills and business acumen enabled this Group to extend its operations to new horizons. He possesses high result-oriented initiatives supported by leadership qualities and analytical problem-solving skills.


Mr. Sayem Sobhan is Director/Shareholder of Bashundhara Industrial Complex Ltd., Bashundhara Cement Industries Ltd., Bashundhara Shipping Lines Ltd., Bashundhara Amusement Park Ltd., Bashundhara Logistics Ltd., Bashundhara Agricultural Products Ltd., Bashundhara Oil and Gas Company Ltd., Bashundhara Electricity Ltd., Bashundhara Multipurpose Port Ltd., Bashundhara Textile Mills Ltd., Bashundhara Paper Mills Ltd., East West Media Group Ltd., Bashundhara Gold and Refinery Co. Ltd., Bashundhara Textiles Ltd., Bashundhara Petroleum Ltd. and Bashundhara Plastics Ltd. etc.


As recognition to his contributions in business and corporate management, he was selected as the CIP for consecutive years. As the first Bangladeshi he has been honored with the most prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Awards 2017 from India his recognition of his outstanding contributions in the field of mass media, social service and sports. He was also conferred with US Congressional Recognition in 2011 for his achievement in strengthening business ties between Bangladesh and USA. He was also awarded with many prizes in trade and commerce at home and abroad. He got business memberships of many recognized associations including DCCI, MCCI, SAARC Chamber of Commerce & Industries.


Mr. Sayem Sobhan has been re-elected as president of the Bangladesh Jeweller's Association (BAJUS) and will lead this traditional trade organization for the second consecutive term for the next two years. He is also a sports-loving personality and currently is the Chairman of Sheikh Russel Krira Chakra Ltd.-a leading sports club wherein the present Honorable Prime Minister of this country is the Chief Advisor and Patron.


He is well recognized and a transformative force for his philanthropic activities. He contributes to youth’s development and growth by being a patron of various initiatives that aim to give them equal opportunities, irrespective of their backgrounds. He is a patron of the Bashundhara Technical Institute (BTI) which offers vocational education and training without/minimal charges to underprivileged youth and he is also a patron of the Bashundhara Special Children Foundation, a special education school and hostel that works towards helping differently abled children integrate into mainstream society.