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Rashid new MD of Prime Bank

Staff correspondent

14 March, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Rashid new MD of Prime Bank

Hassan O Rashid has joined Prime Bank as Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Prior to his new assignment, he was Additional Managing Director (AMD) of Eastern Bank Limited.

He started his career with Credit Agricole Indosuez and later moved to HSBC and Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) in different senior leadership positions. 

In his eight-year stint, he is lauded for his leadership role in achieving balance sheet growth and driving transformation journey of Eastern Bank.

He has brought in more than 27 years of experience in banking industry both in local and multinational banks in senior positions in Corporate, Risk Management, SME and Retail Banking.   He completed his graduation in Economics and Business Administration from Capital University of USA and Master’s degree in International Management from Garvin School of Management, Thunderbird, USA.

He is also certified "Credit Professional" of Omega, UK.