AIMS of Bangladesh Limited
The first private asset management company in Bangladesh      The first to launch private mutual funds in Bangladesh

The AIMS founding team. AIMS is an equal opportunity employer

AIMS is the first investment and fund management company of its kind under private initiative in Bangladesh. The shareholders of the company are all practicing professionals, highly qualified in their professed vocation and a majority of them are either returned or expatriate Bangladeshis. AIMS is equipped with a team of expert capital market professionals, research analysts and economists to run the outfit. The core management team has been recruited with experienced managers formally with leading institutions at home and abroad. The members of the Board of Directors and brief profile of the core management team and key personnel of the company is as under:

Board of Directors:

Mr. Monzurul Haque BA (Hons), MA (Economics), MBA (IBA), Chairman
Dr. Akhter Hussain PhD, Director
Mr. Noor Elahi Ali Shibly, Director
Mr. Mahfuz Hussain, Director
Mr. Zahidus Salam Mia, Director
Mr. Sufi Hyder Zulfiqar Rahman, Director
Mr. Yawer Sayeed BSS (Hons), GrDip, MBA, Managing Director


Mr. Monzurul Haque, Chairman, Board of Directors of AIMS of Bangladesh Limited is also the Chairman & Managing Director of Org-Quest Research Limited (OrQuest), a joint venture survey research company. He is an opinion & market researcher with over twenty five years of experience. Mr. Haque is a BA (Hons.), MA in Economics and MBA from IBA of Dhaka University. He is also a Certified Management Consultant (CMC), of the International Institute of Management Consultants, Australia. Mr. Haque started his career as a researcher in the International Trade Center (ITC), UNCTAD/GATT in January 1980. In 1982 he moved to Market Research Consultants of Bangladesh Limited (presently MRC-MODE) as Research Manager. Over the next ten years he served with the Micro Industries Development Assistance Society (MIDAS) as Project Management Officer; UNILEVER as Research Manager and Social & Marketing Research Associates (SOMRA) as Executive Director. In 1994 he founded ORG-MARG Quest Limited (OMQ), a leading joint venture social and market research firm of the country, which he divested to AC Nielsen in early 2003 and founded Quest & Aims Consulting Services, which has later been transformed as Org-Quest Research Limited with ORG India Limited in 2004.


Mr. Yawer Sayeed, Managing Director & CEO of the company, is a dual citizen of Bangladesh and Australia with an MBA from IBA of Dhaka University and post graduation on Applied Finance & Investment from Sydney. He is also an Associate of the Securities Institute of Australia and brings with him over twenty five years of diverse hands on experience in the financial services sector at home and abroad, including insurance, banking and capital market. An ardent corporate governance activists and well known in the industry circle for commentaries on capital market and economic issues Mr. Sayeed also teaches in MBA program at the universities and also at other training institutes. Profile






Ms. Laila Mahmuda Shilpi, Head Of Operations is an MBA and also completed her Masters in Social Science from University of Dhaka. Prior to joining AIMS in early 1999, she worked at the merchant banking unit of the joint-venture NBFI Vanik Bangladesh Ltd. She is responsible for management of database, research, archive and back office support at AIMS.







Mr. Sukumar D' Costa, Head of Finance & Accounts and Company Secretary, is a Masters in Commerce from University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, and CA (Intermediate) from ICAB. He is also an Income Tax Practitioner (ITP) from National Board of Revenue. He is also a member of Dhaka Taxes Bar Association (DTPA). He bears with him fifteen years experience in accounting. Prior to joining AIMS he worked at Purabi General Insurance, Sandhani Life Insurance, Nitol Motors Limited, and BRAC etc in various positions in accounting profession.

Md. Ashraful Hasan

Nasima Sultana

Shahida Akthar


Farash Uddin Rakib

Nimmi Akhtar

Mohammad Sujon Khan

S. M. Sohel

Tapash Pal

Tahzib Azad


Tarikur Basher

Ibrahim Khalil Ullah

Umme Maksuda Lucky


Tayafa Zaman



Asset & Investment Management Services of Bangladesh Limited
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