Abdul Hai Sarker has recently been re-elected as the chairman of Dhaka Bank Limited.
Sarker was born in a Muslim family in Sirajganj. He completed his Master of Commerce degree from the University of Dhaka in 1970, reads a press statement on Sunday.
He is the founding chairman of Dhaka Bank and Purbani Group, former president of Bangladesh Textile Mills Association (BTMA), former vice chairman of Bangladesh Association of Banks (BAB) and former director of Federation of Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industries (FBCCI).
Moreover, Sarker is the former chairman of Education, Science, Technology and Cultural Development Trust (ESTCDT) of Independent University Bangladesh (IUB), Dhaka. He is also the Member of the Board of Trustees of Independent University of both Dhaka and Chattogram.
He has recently been elected as the executive board member of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC), Bangladesh.
Sarkar has also been accorded commercially important person (CIP) status by the Government of People's Republic of Bangladesh.