Md Mahbub ul Alam is the Deputy Managing Director and Head of Corporate Investment (Credit) Wing of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited. He is responsible to look after the affairs of Corporate Finance, Investment Policy, Asset Management and Credit Risk Management of the Bank. Before taking the current responsibility in February 2015, as the Deputy Managing Director, Mr. Alam headed Bank’s International Banking Wing and deployed potentialities for developing Treasury Products in International Trade, Trade Finance, Trade Processing, Fund Management and implements the effective Trade Policies of the Bank. Apart from this, he is one of the members of Management Committee, Asset Liability Committee, Committee for Compliance and Committee for Recruitment & Promotion of the Bank.
Mr. Alam joined in Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited on 05 February 1984. During his long successful career, he served the institution by the multidimensional activities. As Branch Incumbent of Nawabpur Road Corporate Branch, Paltan Branch & Local Office, the largest operational unit of the Bank, Mr. Alam focused his time on developing and executing Shariah based business strategy, achieving spontaneous performance and developing the branches as harbor of potential corporate customers.
Mr. Alam has noted reputation in the field of specialized banking product marketing throughout the country. As an expertise in all spheres of banking arena, he is actively associated as a member with different professional bodies including Bangladesh Foreign Exchange Dealers’ Association (BAFEDA) Arbitration Committee, ICC Standing Committee for Banking Technique & Practice. As an experienced and learned banker specially in Islami Banking, Foreign Trade and Investment (Credit) operations, Mr Alam is a regular resource person and Panel discussant in various academic and training institutes including Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM), Bangladesh Bank Training Academy (BBTA), Bangladesh Association of Bankers (BAB), different government & private commercial Banks of Bangladesh and also Foreign Banks & Institute like Reuters etc. He is also Diplomaed Associate of the Institute of Bankers, Bangladesh (DAIBB).
He was born in 1956 at Comilla district in Bangladesh in a noble Muslim family. He obtained Bachelor of Commerce degree with Honours in 1980 and Masters of Commerce in Marketing in 1982 from University of Dhaka. He is also a FIT (Finance of International Trade) Graduate of ICC. Mr. Alam is married to Mrs. Zaman Ara Begum, who is the senior teacher of Viquarun Nissa Noon School & College, a reputed educational Institution in the country and has three children.
He visited many countries viz, USA, UK, Italy, Bahrain, Kuwait, Germany, France, Belgium, Sweden, Finland, UAE, Oman, KSA, Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, India, and Nepal for attending conferences, seminars, trainings, & business development programs.