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Ashok Kumar elected vice-chairman of Standard Bank

Staff Correspondent

13 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Ashok Kumar elected vice-chairman of Standard Bank

Ashok Kumar Saha has been elected as Vice-Chairman of the board of directors of Standard Bank Limited recently.

A prominent industrialist, Ashok was born in a renowned family at Gharforhadbegh in Chattogram, said a press release.

He completed his post-graduation in Chemistry from University of Chattogram, B.Sc. Engineering (Electrical) from Ohio University, Ohio, USA and Master of Business Administration from University of New Haven, Connecticut, USA.

He became a Director of Standard Bank Limited in 2009.

Ashok Kumar Saha is the Managing Director of NGS Steel Industries Ltd., NG Saha Steel Industries (Pvt.) Ltd., NGS Food Products Ltd., and Uttam Oil Ltd.

He is also the Chairman of AK Saha Steel Industries (Pvt.) Limited. He is actively associated with many socio-cultural organisations.

Earlier, Kazi Akram Uddin Ahmed, re-elected Chairman of the bank.