Mr. Shahanur Rashid

Head of Business

Shahanur Rashid, having about 16 years of experience in local banks, NBFI, Investment Bank and multinational telecommunication company, joined Lankan Alliance Finance on February 01, 2021 as Head of Business. Prior to joining Lankan Alliance, Shahanur was the Chief Operating Officer at NDB Capital Ltd, a leading joint venture investment bank and worked in executing some landmark financing transactions in power and energy, infrastructure, economic zone – securing finance from World Bank, telecom, steels, automobile, and Bonds for Commercial Banks. Shahanur is well experienced in arranging preference shares, commercial papers, corporate bonds, and hybrid debt products etc.  His area of expertise includes corporate banking, project financing, structured finance, investment banking and risk management.

Shahanur has an illustrious career across multiple financial organizations including Head of Corporate Division at Industrial and Infrastructure Development Finance Company (IIDFC) and Vice President of Structured Finance in the same organization. He has also worked in The City Bank, BRAC Bank, ICB Islamic Bank and Ericsson Bangladesh in different managerial capacities. He was a member of core banking software implementation team for BRAC Bank, member of support system integration implementation for Ericsson Bangladesh and member of core banking software migration team for ICB Islamic Bank.

A Certified Management Accountant, Shahanur also has an MBA from American International University Bangladesh. He is a Certified Expert in Risk Management under a joint program offered by Frankfurt School of Finance & Management GmBH, Germany and BIBM, Bangladesh. As part of a continuous management development process, Shahanur pursued Advance Certificate in Business Administration, jointly offered by IBA, University of Dhaka and AMDISA and certification in equity research from Pearl Institute of Financial Markets. Shahanur studied Chartered Accountancy as well and did his articleship with Hoda Vasi Chowdhury & Co. He is also a member of Institute of Public Accountants, Australia.

He attended various training courses and participated in seminars and workshops on different aspects of Banking, Leadership and Strategy home and abroad.

Management Team