Tanjil Chowdhury

Mr. Tanjil Chowdhury is the Chairman of Prime Bank PLC and previously served as both a Board Member and the Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Bank. He is also the Chairman of the Prime Exchange Co. Pte. Ltd. and General Secretary of Prime Bank Cricket Club.

He is the Managing Director of East Coast Group, a diversified conglomerate with more than 44 years of experience in the Downstream Hydrocarbons & Energy sector.

Mr. Chowdhury served as President of Bangladesh Merchant Bankers Association (BMBA) for 2014 & 2015 and was the former President of Solar Module Manufacturers Association of Bangladesh (SMMAB). He served as Convener of the Standing Committee on Financial Institutions, Capital Market and Services-2014 and Co-Convener of the Standing Committee on National Energy Strategy for Private Sector Development-2013, Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industries (DCCI).

Tanjil Chowdhury is also an advisor to British International Investment, formerly CDC Group Plc, UK’s development financial Institution and impact investor with assets of £7.5 billion across the world in emerging economies.

He completed his BA (Hons) in Accounting & Finance with distinction and went on to completing MSc in International Management (Finance) from King’s College London, University of London.

Mr. Chowdhury was an elected director of Bangladesh Cricket Board for two terms (April 2014 - September 2021) and served as Chairman of Facilities Management and Age Group Committees of BCB.

Mr. Chowdhury is a regular speaker of various private universities. His lecture topic ranges from Financial Derivatives and Investment strategy to Ship Management and Organizational Behavior.