BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Karim Spinning Mills Ltd is a privately owned company and is managed by a board of directors consisting of the following active member.
Mr. Abdul Hai Sarker, Chairman.
Mr. Abdul Hai Sarker was born on December 15, 1946 in a renowned Muslim family in Bangladesh. He is the son of Late Abdul Karim Sarker and Late Hazera Khatun. He has completed his M. Com in Management in 1970 from Dhaka University. After his post-graduation degree in Management in 1970, involved himself with international trade and business. He is the founder of Purbani, an industrial and business group. Mr. Abdul Hai Sarker, the Chairman of the board of Directors of Karim Spinning Mills Limited Mills Ltd, by dint of his sincere efforts and inherent dynamic leadership, established and is now managing industrial and business undertakings related to manufacturing and exporting Melange, Cotton and Acrylic Yarns, Dyed Yarns, Knit-dyed-finished fabrics, RMGs and processing and exporting fish. Considering the importance of financial sector in the economy, he has set up a commercial bank under the name Dhaka Bank Limited of which he is the founder chairman. He was President of Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (BTMA) for two terms. He was Vice-Chairman of Bangladesh Association of Banks (BAB). He is now the Director of The Federation of Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI).
Mr. Shafiqul I. Sarker (Sohel), Managing Director.
Mr. Shafiqul Islam Sarker was born on September 21, 1972. He is the eldest son of Mr. Abdul Hai Sarker and Mrs. Selina Hai. He successfully completed his MBA and Masters in Textile Management from United States and follows along the family’s tradition in the textile business. Mr. Shafiqul Islam Sarker is the Managing Director of Karim Spinning Mills Limited Mills Ltd and also a Director of Purbani Group. Since his joining the group he has enriched it with the modern management style necessary to back-up the group’s rapid growth.
Mrs. Selina Hai, Director.
Mrs. Selina Hai is the daughter of late Nurul Islam Khan and wife of Mr. Abdul Hai Sarker. Mrs. Selina Hai was born on August 22, 1952. Mrs. Selina Hai is the nominee Director of Karim Textiles Limited. She is involved in the trade and industry for long time with her husband and has acquired substantial experience in the management of trade and industry.
Mr. Muzaffar Hossain Sarker, Director.
Mr. Muzaffar Hossain Sarker, son of late Abdul Karim Sarker and Late Hazera Khatun, was born on March 5, 1955 in a respectable Muslim family. He is one of the Directors of Karim Spinning Mills Limited Mills Ltd. He is a Dynamic businessman and an experienced Industrialist in this sector. Management of Shohagpur Textile Mills Ltd. of Purbani group is running under close supervision of Mr. Muzaffar Hossain Sarker.
Mr. Abdul Qader Siddiqui, Independent Director.
Mr. Abdul Qader Siddique is an independent director of Karim Spinning Mills Limited, He has completed his Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Rajshahi University, M.A in Economics from Dhaka University, Diploma of Institute of Bankers in Pakistan and fellow member of Institute of Bankers Bangladesh (IBB) and member of the Council of IBB.
Previously he worked as the chairman of Bangladesh Commerce Bank Ltd for 5 years, Country Chief Representative Habib Bank AG Zurich, Managing Director of Palli Daridro Bimochan Foundation (PDBF), Co-opted as a contributory member of the “Krishi Commission”. Managing Director Sonali Bank, Managing Director of Agrani Bank, Deputy Managing Director of Janata Bank, Director of Rural credit Project Department, Bangladesh for implementation of World Bank, General Manager of Bangladesh Krishi Bank, Director of BRAC the largest NGO in Bangladesh and Director of MIDAS a USAID financed NGO.
He is also an active Rotarian for the last 40 years, a permanent, a Charter member of the Senate, Jahangirnagar University, a Charter member of the Board of Directors of Center for Development Research, Bangladesh (CDRB), an honorary member of the Board of Director of Banker’s Associate Limited (BAL), Past President of Association of Bankers in Bangladesh (ABB) and Member of the Board of the Governors of Underprivileged Children’s’ Education Program (UCEP).
Now he is contributing a lot towards the growth of Karim Spinning Mills Limited with his valuable knowledge & work experience.