Lion Najmul Huq Chaudhury has been elected as the Chairman of the Audit Committee of Standard Bank Ltd in its 338th Board Meeting.
He is the former District Governor of lions Clubs International, Dist. 315- B4, Bangladesh & Independent Director of Standard Bank Limited.
A successful company executive and humanitarian Chaudhury was born in a very respectable Muslim Zaminder family, Nazir's Family in North-Kattali, Chattogram. He completed his B Com degree from St Xaviers College of Calcutta and completed M Com & LLB under Calcutta University.
Chaudhury is the Resident Director of M/S SKM Jute Mills Ltd and former Managing Director & CEO of Joint Venture Companies M/S. Van Ommeren Tank Terminal (BD) Ltd & International Oil Mills Ltd.
During the last fifty years, Philanthropist Chaudhury has been actively engaged in the activities of Lions Clubs International of District 315-B4, Bangladesh and now he is the Honorary Chairman of Chattogram Lions Foundation & Lions Charitable Eye Hospital and General Secretary of Anjuman Muftdul Islam, Chattogram.
In recognition of humanitarian activities, he received a number of Awards from Lions Clubs International and many social organisations.