Kazi Akram Uddin Ahmed

Chairman- Standard Bank Limited
Member- Advisory Council of Bangladesh Awami League
Chairman- Central Sub Committee of Industry & Commerce of Bangladesh Awami League
Past International Director- International Association of Lions Clubs

Education & Training

- Master of Science (M.Sc) in Physics from University of Dhaka, Bangladesh (1963).

- Diploma In Personnel Management from Oxford University (United Kingdom) (1974).

- Higher Training in Industrial Management from Switzerland (1980)

Business & Industries

Founder & Chairman: Standard Bank Limited
Past President: FBCCI (2012-2015)
Former Chairman: Bangladesh Association of Banks (BAB)
Managing Director: The Eastern Engineering Works Ltd.
 Bright Steel Wire Rope MFG. Co. Ltd.
 Bright Traders (Overseas)
Former Director: The Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka
  Dhaka Stock Exchange & Chittagong Stock Exchange
Other Business: President, Bangladesh Spring Manufacturers Association.
Organizations: Former Director Central Depository of Bangladesh Ltd.
 Former Director Padma Oil Co. Ltd. the biggest oil distributing company in Bangladesh.
 Former General Manager of Bangladesh Steel and Engineering Corporation.

Involvement in Education:

- Member of the Academic Council of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Digital University, Kaliakair, Gazipur, Bangladesh.

- Chairman, Kotalipara Union Institute Pilot High School, Kotalipara, Gopalgonj (for the last 35 years).

- Founder Donor Member, Tungipara Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Degree College, Tungipara, Gopalgonj.

- Chief Patron/Chief Advisor, Sharaban Tahura Mohila Kaumi Madrasha, Kotalipara, Gopalgonj (one of the largest Mohila Madrasha in the country)

- Chief Patron, Jamea Islamia Kurpala Madrasha & Orphanage, Kotalipara, Gopalgonj.

- Former Senate Member, University of Dhaka.

- Former Regent Member , Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Science & Technology University, Gopalgonj.

- Founder Chairman, Sheikh Hasina Adarsha Moha Biddalaya, Kotalipara, Gopalgonj.

Social Involvements

- Member, National Pay & Wage Commission, 2014.

- Chairman, VAT & Tax Standing Committee of Chattogram Chamber of Commerce & Industry for consecutive years since 1991.

- Vice President of Bangladesh OISCA, Chattogram Chapter.

- Life Member of Dhaka & Chattogram Lions Blood Bank.

- Life Member of Bangladesh Lions Foundation.

- Vice-Chairman, Past District Governors Forum.

- Advisor, Chattogram Diabetes Association.

- Member, Board of Trusty Dhaka Shishu Hospital, Dhaka.

- Chief Advisor, BD Railway Spares & Accessories Suppliers Association.

- Director, Bangabandhu Daridra Bimochon & Polly Unnayan Academy (BAPARD), Kotalipara, Gopalgonj.

- Life Member

     » Bangladesh Red Crescent Society

     » Bangladesh Diabetic Samity,

     » Chittagong Shishu Hospital,

     » Permanent Member Chittagong Club Ltd. since 1974.

Awards & Achievement

- Received UNESCO Gold Medal in 1991 for glorious social service.

- Received Scientist Sir Jagadish Chandra Bose National Smrity Memorial Gold Medal in grateful recognition of the unstinted and    invaluable contribution rendered in the field of social service in 1993.

- Received “Shahid Suhrawardi National Gold Medal” in 1994 for education & social service.

- Received “Akram Kha Gold Medal” for significant contribution in Industrial Development.

- Received “Dr Muhammad Shahidullah Gold Medal” in 2008 as the recognition of playing a meaningful contribution in Educational, Social & Financial sector.

- Received World Quality Commitment Award in Gold Category from Paris, France in 2009 as outstanding banker.

- Received “The Global Economics Awards 2021” from the United Kingdom based organization “The Global Economics” as the Best Entrepreneur in Banking Sector– Bangladesh 2021.

- From The International Association of Lions Clubs

     » 05 (five) “International President’s Leadership Awards”.

     » 04 (Four) “International President’s Medals”.

     » 25-Year Chevron Award and is a Melvin Jones Fellow.

     » Membership Award.

     » 100% District Governor’s Award.

     » Extension Award.

     » District Governor’s Appreciation Awards

     » Past District Governor’s Running Trophies for outstanding Performance

     » Iinternational President’s Certificates of Appreciation

     » 07 (seven) “International President’s Leadership Awards”

     » 06 (six) “International President’s Medals”

     » “Ambassador of Good Will”


a) Elected as District Governor, Lions District 315 B-2 for lionistic year 1993-94.

b) Chairman of Long Range Planning of MD 315 (From 1995-1996).

c) Elected as Chairman of the Council of Governors, Lions Clubs International Multiple District–315, Bangladesh in 1994-1995.

d) Area Leader of Campaign 100, LCIF.

e) International Director(2018-2021).

f) Chairman of the Organizing Committee of ISAME Forum 2023, Dhaka.


- Member of Advisory Council of the ruling party of Bangladesh Awami League.

- Chairman, Industry & Commerce Sub-Committee of Bangladesh Awami League

Actively participated in the liberation war in 1971 and made significant contributions.

Countries Traveled

- As the leader of the business delegation accompanying the Honorable Prime Minister of Bangladesh, visited numerous countries including India, Germany, Japan, China, Italy, USA.

- As Entourage of the Honorable Prime Minister of Bangladesh, Ln. Qazi Akramuddin Ahmed also attended 65th, 67th, 68th & 69th (2014) UN General Assembly at New York, USA.

- Most of the prominent countries of Asia, Europe, Africa Australia & North America.