A K Azad has been elected as a vice president of ICC Bangladesh Executive Board during its meeting held on Monday.
The post of vice president became vacant with the death of Latifur Rahman on 1 July 2020, said a press release, reports BSS.Azad is the chairman and managing director of Ha-Meem Group of Companies. As a former President of FBCCI and Bangladesh Chamber of Industries, he has contributed in the policy formulation for development of the industrial sector of the country.
He is also the founder of one of the most popular daily newspapers in the country – The Daily Samakal.
AK Azad is the founder of the daily Samakal. He is also director of Shahjalal Islami Bank Ltd and president of Dhaka University Alumni Association.