Key People

Mr. Ahmed Arefin, FCA
Managing Director

Mr. Ahmed Arefin

Mr. Ahmed Arefin FCA has been appointed as the Managing Director of EBL Investments Limited (EBLIL). Before joining to EBLIL, Mr. Arefin was the Managing Director of EBL Asset Management Limited. Mr. Arefin has more than 14 years experience in the financial sector including Banks & Capital Market.

Mr. Arefin completed his BBA (major in Accounting & Information Systems) from Faculty of Business Studies, University of Dhaka. He is the Fellow Member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh.

Mr. Anisul Haque
Head of Corporate Advisory

Mr. Anisul Haque

Mr. Anisul Haque has more than 12 years of diversified experience in Corporate Advisory, Structured Finance, Fund Arrangement and Equity Research. He has either closed or was a part of the deal team for exclusive diversified deals, such as banks' bonds, power projects preference shares, first ever zero coupon bond in the country, largest local secured bond (up to CY2020) for hospitality industry, bond for telecommunication companies, development finance for PPP projects, multilateral finance for combined cycle power plant, bond for telecommunication company, guaranteed commercial paper for FMCG company, to name a few. Mr. Haque was directly involved in arranging around BDT 7 billion and USD 120 million for various projects and corporates in Bangladesh. Also, he supported the fund management of BDT 1 billion through his research (up to CY2020). He has completed both his MBA and BBA in Finance from the University of Dhaka. He has extensive, diversified and unique experience in both Structured Finance and Fund Management. He started his career as a Research Associate of Pharmaceuticals, Fuel & Power and IT industries of Bangladesh, in one of the Largest Asset Management Companies in the country, i.e. RACE Asset Management. He was also one of the key persons in launching the first ever in Bangladesh - Closed End Mutual Funds Sponsored by Private Commercial Banks. After that he moved to several top organizations in the financial industry of Bangladesh, i.e. Infrastructure Development Company Ltd. (IDCOL), UCBL, IIDFC Ltd. and UFS.

Mr. Md. Emran Hossain Faysal
AVP & Head of Finance

Mr. Md. Emran Hossain Faysal

With more than 10 years of experience in the field of Finance, Accounting & Investment Banking, Mr. Emran joined EBL Investments Ltd. (EBLIL) on October 2021. Prior to joining EBLIL, Mr. Emran has worked with Prime Finance Capital Management Limited, as the Head of Finance and Accounts for 7 years and started his career at ACNABIN, Chartered Accountants (bakertilly network member firm). He completed his MBA & BBA in Accounting & Information Systems from University of Dhaka. He is a Certified Accounting Professional (CAP) & CA Finalist under the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) having completed CA articleship from ACNABIN.

His expertise includes financial accounting & reporting, financial planning & budgeting, treasury, taxation, compliance & risk management, audit & consultancy, corporate affairs, personnel management, IFRS and securities acts & regulations.