Mr. Md. Zahedul Hoque, a highly professional, prominent and well established Businessman was born in a renowned family. He completed his Bachelors of business administration majoring Industrial Management in December, 1992 from Northeast Lousiana University, Monroe, Lousiana, USA. His father Al-Haj Md. Nurul Hoque Sowdagar, a prominent and well established businessman in home & abroad, was one of the Sponsor Directors of Standard Bank Limited and is the founder of Hazi Mohammed Nurul Hoque Degree College, Shakpura, Boalkhali, Chittagong and Amenia Forkania and Nuria Madrash, west Shakpura, Boalkhali, Chittagong.
Mr. Zahedul Hoque is the proprietor of M/S Zahed Brothers (import of food grains, spices, betel nut, sugar & vegetable oil) and M/S NLZ Fashion (computerize embroidery unit). He is also the Managing Director of M/S NLZ Fashion Limited (100% export oriented readymade garments in Chittagong Export Processing Zone) and Director of M/S Noor Oil & Food Products Ltd.,The Director of Hossain Oil Mills & Dada Salt factory and the Director of M/S Arafat Limited (Iodized Salt Industries).
Mr. Md. Zahedul Hoque is associated with many renowned social organizations and also devoted social workers as well as involved with the following institutions:
»He is the Director of Standard Bank Limited & Holding the position of Chairman of Executive Committee of the Standard Bank Limited.
»He is the Director of The Chittagong Chamber of Commerce and Industries (CCCI).
» He is a Patronize member of the Governing body of Hazi Mohammed Nurul Hoque Degree College, Shakpura, Boalkhali, Chittagong.
» He is the Life Member of Army Golf club, Dhaka.
» He is the Permanent Member of Chittagong boat club.
» He is the Permanent member of Chittagong club ltd.
» He is the Permanent member of The Chittagong Collegiate School '85
» He is the Life member of Maa o shishu hospital, Agrabad, Chittagong.
» He is a member of (Bangladesh Garments Manufacturing & Export Association) BGMEA.