AEI-English Electric of Bangladesh Limited is a part of the erstwhile GEC Group of Companies in Bangladesh. It was formed as AEI-English Electric of Pakistan Ltd., following the merger of its two parent companies, the then English Electric Company and Associated Electrical Industries with GEC in the UK, in 1967. It was reincorporated as AEI-English Electric of Bangladesh Limited, in 1975, after the Liberation of Bangladesh.
Notwithstanding many changes in the corporate structure of its parent companies, AEI-English Electric has continued with its core business in the territory now forming Bangladesh, for almost the last half century – which is the representation of its overseas principals, both from the UK and other major European countries, as well as being the local construction arm of overseas main contractors undertaking major turnkey contracts in Bangladesh in the fields of Power Generation, Electricity Distribution, Railway Transportation and Telecommunications.
Asian Tiger Capital Partners Asset Management Limited received its Asset Management License No, BSEC/Asset Manager/2010/24, from the Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission, on March 23, 2010. ATC AML, are a team of investment professionals lead by its active directors with combined investment experience of over 100 years, gained both internationally and locally. Senior management is supported by a team of portfolio managers, equity research and data analysts, and finance, operations and compliance team. We follow a thorough and structured investment process, based on top down macro-economic, market and sector research in parallel with company specific bottom up research, company management interviews and fundamental analysis.
ACS Textiles (Bangladesh) Ltd. is one of the leading manufacturer and exporters of Home Textile Product in Bangladesh.
Since its inception in 2004, the factory has been able to create distinctive image amongst Australia, Canada, European and UK buyers as makers of high quality products.
The manufacturing process of ACS is vertically integrated with Weaving, Printing, and Dyeing & Embroidery with complete back process including CAD Designing Studio, Singeing & Desizing, and Continuous Bleaching Plant & Stitching Unit.
ACS has 3 design houses at AUSTRALIA, LONDON and SWEDEN preparing TREND and FASHION ideas offers to our Customers.
Established: 13th April, 2004 (100% British Investment)
Located at: Tetlabo, Rupgonj, Narayangonj, Bangladesh four kilometers north from the Kanchpur Bridge and beside Dhaka-Sylhet main road & one hour drive from Shahjalal International Airport, Dhaka.
New Project: Splash Works Water Park Ltd; at Baushia, Gazaria, Munshiganj.
Investment: USD 150 Million
Textiles and Towel yearly turnover: USD 120 Million
Major UK Customers: ARGOS, DUNLEM, MARKS & SPENCER (M&S), NEXT, SAINSBURYS
Name of the Company: A. Qasem & Co., (AQC) Chartered Accountants
Company short profile: AQC is one of the leading professional accounting firms in the country, founded in 1953 by late Mr. Abul Qasem, FCA, who was also the first President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Bangladesh. AQC
serves our esteemed clients with 10 Partners/Directors and over 300 professional staff across 3 offices in 2 cities. AQC offers their clients and stakeholders an unmatched experience in a broad spectrum of specialised services in: Assurance, Advisory, Tax and Company Affairs. We have an outstanding team of professionals, with in-depth knowledge of IFRS, specialised sector experience, and exposure of working with companies across the globe.
Others: Affiliation with ECOVIS International, a global network with presence in 85+ countries. AQC is enlisted with Bangladesh Bank, Bangladesh Securities & Exchange Commission, NGO Affairs Bureau, USAID, World Bank, Asian Development Bank and other major development partners
Company short profile: BAT Bangladesh is a part of a global multi-category consumer goods business operating in over 180 markets. We make high quality tobacco products for the diverse preferences of consumers, spanning the business ‘from crop to consumer’ and we are committed to embedding the principles of corporate social responsibility Group wide. Furthermore, we are steadfast in building A Better Tomorrow, adding to our diverse portfolio, a choice of potentially reduced-risk products.
We were among the first companies to be listed on the Dhaka and Chattogram Stock Exchanges and are currently ranked amongst the top 5 companies in terms of market capitalization.
We are supporting national progress through our contributions as the country’s highest taxpayer, along with providing gainful employment to over 1,500 employees directly, and almost another 50,000 people indirectly, which is reflected in the prestigious Asia Pacific Top Employer certification being bestowed upon us for two years in a row.
Today, with our proud heritage, we are moving forward to envision a future where we believe everyone benefits from our sustained and sustainable initiatives. As an organisation, we are committed to leave a mark in society with some of the most robust corporate social responsibility programmes in the land. We take pride in boasting about ‘Bonayan’ – the largest private sector driven afforestation programme – which saw us distributing and planting over 105 million free saplings in the last four decades to restore the depleted green cover. Moreover, with ‘Probaho’, we have established safe drinking water plants in arsenic-prone areas and are ushering electrification in remote oﬀ-grid areas through our solar energy installations ‘Deepto’ – ensuring healthy communities. We are also fostering best agricultural practices, especially through interventions across our farmers’ community clubs, implementing best-in-class Corporate Governance practices, encouraging gender diversity and embracing all initiatives that empower our stakeholders with sustainable benefits. In a major validation of our leadership in large-scale industrial practices and in upholding ESG (environmental, social and governance) matters, we were recently bestowed with the eminent “President Industrial Development Award.”
Hence, as a leading private sector partner of the Government of Bangladesh, we are intricately linking our actions with the SDGs in our quest for building A Better Tomorrow.
Name of the Company: Clarke Energy Bangladesh Limited
Company short profile: Clarke Energy, a Kohler company, is an international specialist in embedded power generation. Operating in 28 countries, as an authorized distributor and service provider for INNIO’s Jenbacher gas engine division, we have been providing comprehensive distributed power solutions in multiple industries for continuous power requirements.
INNIO Jenbacher GmbH & Co. OG, with thousands of installations worldwide and more than 50 years of experience in design, engineering, manufacturing and installations of gas engines has pioneered the technology. The gensets 0.25 MWe to 10.38MWe (single machine) operate on natural gas, hydrogen, biogas, coal bed methane, sewage gas, landfill gas, propane, producer gas, coke gas – technology has been specifically developed for gas fuel.
In Bangladesh, our activities include sales & marketing, engineering, system integration (erection, installation & commissioning) and after-sales-service (including operation and maintenance, supply of spare parts, undertaking upgrades and imparting training) of gas to power energy plants using Jenbacher gas engine technology. We are headquartered in Dhaka, with dedicated service offices in Kanchpur (Narayan Ganj), Mowna (Gazipur), Narsingdi and Chittagong. We have a state-of-art service center in Ashulia, fully equipped to support the optimal operation of the engines.
In additional to offering solutions on captive power plants, generating power close to the source of use, we, Clarke Energy partnering with Jenbacher have also been offering solutions to Independent Power Producers (IPPs) in Bangladesh, who generate electricity for sale to a third party. Using Jenbacher gas engine efficiency, low oil consumption, enhanced control system coupled with our experience, expertise and project management skills related to providing end-to-end solutions ensuring all components of the project work in tandem, are prioritized appropriately and managed for both quality and timeliness, we today have an installed base in excess of 1200MWe in the country.
Company short profile: Coats Bangladesh Limited (CBL) is a subsidiary of Coats Plc, UK with 80% shared owned by Group and 20% shared hold by reputed AK Khan Group of Bangladesh. Coats Plc is the largest sewing Thread manufacturers with global presence of 67 countries across the world. A listed company in London Stock exchange, Coats Plc has heritage to conduct business with highest level of integrity and compliance. Being the number 1, sewing thread producer of the country, Coats Bangladesh Ltd has more than 30 years presence in Bangladesh to support growth and export of the country.
Company short profile: Crown Agents Limited, Dhaka, Bangladesh is the Branch Office of Crown Agents Limited in UK. Crown Agents Limited is a wholly own subsidiary of Crown Agents Limited in UK, called Crown Agents in short. Crown Agents, Dhaka, Bangladesh has been operating in Bangladesh since 1976. Crown Agents Limited, Dhaka, Bangladesh provides inspection and quality assurance services, consultancy services, advisory services, procurement services and other such services. We look into training aspects also.
Crown Agents Limited is guided by Crown Agents recruitment, staffing, personal management and operational procedures, terms and conditions and uses them in its day-to-day work. Crown Agents Limited has effective supervisory system including adequate logistical capacity to complete assignment successfully within specific duration. It works for the public and private sectors as well as for multilateral and bilateral development funding agencies, international organizations and UN organizations.
Crown Agents Limited operates at all times to the highest standards of integrity and transparency. We have always worked ethically and are aware of the implications and responsibilities of our role. We use our own expertise, though we also draw upon resources from other companies and individuals to supplement our input in areas of activities needing particular attention.
Crown Agents has been working with UNICEF Bangladesh continuously for the last 30 years. Crown Agents has a global contract with UNICEF for the procurement of global inspection and quality assurance. We had been the procurement agent of DFID for long many years.
Crown Agents is owned by THE CROWN AGENTS FOUNDATION. Crown Agents Foundation is a prestigious organization with elite members. Some of the members are British Government (Secretary of State for International Development), Aga Khan Foundation, International Chamber of Commerce UK, Japan International Cooperation Agency, The Royal Commonwealth Society, Barclays Bank, Standard Chartered Bank, British Standard Institute, British Telecom, Care International UK, Transparency International and Unilever.
Crown Agents Limited, Dhaka, Bangladesh has provided various services to Clients in Bangladesh such as UNICEF, DFID, FAO, WFP, UNFPA, DANIDA, IFRCS, British Red Cross, Netherlands Embassy, NIKO, DESCO, JICA, Marie Stopes International, BAPEX and some local Clients.
We are at present delivering the ASCEND project funded earlier by DFID and now by Gates Foundation. We earlier delivered the DFID funded JDTAF project. We worked for World Bank in one of their Quality
Audit projects. We work for UNICEF and DPHE as their Inspection Agent. We are working with Crown Agents Japan in the procurement of medical and hospital equipment for MOHFW. We were involved in imparting training to Bangladesh Bank Officials. Crown Agents has recently won GAVI Project in Bangladesh. We are arranging inspections of ambulances in Uzbekistan for AIIB (Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank).
Crown Agents Limited Bangladesh is a fully compliant Branch Office of Crown Agents Limited UK. We are registered with the Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA) and Registrar of Joint Stock Companies. We have Trade License, VAT and TIN Certificates for our operations in Bangladesh. We are an ISO 9001:2015 certified company.
Name of the Company: Duncan Brothers (Bangladesh) LImited
Company short profile: Duncan Brothers (Bangladesh) Ltd. is a Camellia Plc, UK Group Company. The history of Duncan Brothers in Bangladesh dates back to 1858 and involved itself in Tea since 1865. Besides the UK, the Group has key interests in Bangladesh, India, Kenya, Malawi, Tanzania, South Africa and Brazil in mainly agriculture and horticulture. With 16 tea estates, Duncan Brothers is one of the largest tea producers in Bangladesh. Camellia Group, in the private sector, is the largest tea producer in the world.
The Group in Bangladesh has diversified into Rubber, Natural Mineral Water in bottles and jars, first generation General Insurance and Non-Banking Financial Institution.
We are an importer and wholesale distributor of frozen seafoods, specialising in products for the ethnic communities in UK and Europe. We pride ourselves on sourcing the best quality product from across the globe, to meet our customers ever growing demands. We are proud recipients of Best International Frozen Food Supplier – UK in Greater London Enterprise Awards 2020.
EduCan International Limited is cross-border education management institution with offices in the United Kingdom and Bangladesh. The pre-eminent Firm was founded in 2016 by a group of international educators with expertise across a wide range of practice areas. The combined experience of the leadership team of EduCan International is over 150 years across the globe. As a differentiated one-stop solution provider specialised in international education advisory and delivery services, EduCan International works in close collaboration with some of the leading educational institutions in the United Kingdom in order to promote, maintain and enhance presence of British education in Bangladesh. Our distinguished growing group of international partners, associates and collaborators are some of the UK’s premier learning, qualification and assessment providers including Cambridge Assessment English and Cambridge University Press of the University of Cambridge, the Open University UK, ReallyEnglish, Collins and Macmillan Education amongst others.
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Intertek is a leading Total Quality Assurance provider to industries worldwide. Our network of more than 1,000 laboratories and offices in more than 100 countries, delivers innovative and bespoke Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification solutions for our customers' operations and supply chains. Intertek Total Quality Assurance expertise, delivered consistently with precision, pace and passion, enabling our customers to power ahead safely.
More than two decades, Intertek has helped Bangladesh industries ensure the quality, quantity and safety of their products, processes and systems, supporting clients involved with textiles and garments, leather and footwear, food, petroleum, petrochemicals, agricultural products, pre-shipment inspection under contract with the government, industrial technical services, high-end engineering projects, and international systems certifications.
Intertek started its journey in Bangladesh in 2000 with Audit and Inspection services. The textile laboratory was established in 2004 and accredited for ISO 17025:2005. It has gradually expanded over the years, by adding analytical laboratory in 2009 and first fully accredited international laboratory in Chattogram in 2011. In 2014, Intertek Bangladesh moved to its brand new and state-of-the-art facility at Tejgaon, Dhaka, housing the largest Softlines Laboratory in Asia under one roof. Intertek Bangladesh inaugurated the first accredited Leather and Footwear testing laboratory in Dhaka in 2015 and expanded a fully accredited Textile laboratory in Gazipur in 2020.
With more than 800 employees in strategically located offices and labs in Dhaka, Chattogram, Gazipur and Narayanganj, Intertek provides responsive and local coverage delivering our Total Quality Assurance customer promise.
Whether your business is local or global, we can help to ensure that your products meet quality, health, environmental, safety, and social accountability standards for virtually any market around the world. We hold extensive global accreditations, recognitions, and agreements, and our knowledge of and expertise in overcoming regulatory, market, and supply chain hurdles is unrivalled.
Mukta Dinwiddie MacLaren (MDM) Architects is contributing to the design and construction industry for the last 32 years. The firm was established in London in 1982 with its wide range of Architectural and Engineering services to clients. Later MDM opened its branch office in Dhaka in 1995. It is now one of the leading design and construction firm in Bangladesh, designing sustainable and contemporary structures all over the world. Many of MDM’s projects are constructed in the UK, USA, China, Nepal, Pakistan and Bangladesh.
Mr. Ahmed Mukta [B. Com; B. Arch; C. Build E. FCABE (UK), P. Eng. (UK) MSPE] is the Principal of MDM Architects. With the help of a high profile team consisting Architects and Engineers, MDM provides design and construction services following international standards. MDM always recruits professionals specialized in individual areas necessary during design and construction of the buildings, i.e. sustainability issues, environmental issues, climate considerations, structural strength, aesthetical parts, construction management etc.
MDM now offers design services in the fields of architecture, interior design, landscapes, civil & structural engineering, project management and building services engineering; advising clients in the areas of industrial, commercial, corporate office, medical, residential, recreational and educational buildings.
Introduction: Marks & Spencer has always taken our responsibilities to customers, employees, partners, suppliers and local communities seriously. We have supported our local communities throughout our 136 year history, because we know that vibrant communities are essential for our success. Under our Plan A programme we focus on the issues that our customers and colleagues care about most- People, Product and Planet. That means supporting everyone working in our business and supply chain to belong and get on, sourcing all our products with care and ensuring nothing goes to waste, and making sure our actions today protect our planet for tomorrow.
As part of Plan A, Marks & Spencer has engaged with lots of social projects in Bangladesh. We run projects like:
Disabled people employment project: Marks & Start with CRP,
Health awareness initiative with CARE & GSK and digital health care solutions with MAYA,
Women Empowerment project: GEAR (Gender Equality and Return) with IFC and WOW with DIFD,
Wage Digitization project for garments workers.
Social Dialogue and Vulnerable Supply Chain Facility OHS Intervention with ETI,
Underprivileged children rights and health facilities ensuring in local communities through UNICEF project,
Increased awareness of human rights through UNDP awareness project,
WRAP fire safety training program and lots more.
Health initiative to combat COVID-19 crisis: Improving the RMG workers’ health awareness, access and practices through training program and other related services by HALOW+ (Health Access and Linkage Opportunities for Workers Plus) project, Marks & Spencer partnership with GSK and CARE trying to mitigate health crisis in RMG workers. The project has reached nearly 50,000 Readymade Garment (RMG) workers and 100,000 community people. After successfully implementation of HALOW+ project, M&S together with CARE Bangladesh would be focusing on the crisis occurring due to COVID-19 in Bangladesh through VSCF Project. This project will strengthen the urban primary health care system and GBV (Gender Based Violence) services for garment workers mainly female workers and people in the low-income communities.
M&S also engaged with ETI Vulnerable Supply Chain Facility OHS (Occupational Health & Safety) Intervention project funded by DFID to improve working conditions and access to healthcare as well as health information for workers in Bangladesh.
To limit the spread of Covid-19 and healthcare needs of thousands of RMG workers, Marks & Spencer engaged with MAYA digital healthcare services that’s aiding the workers as well as reduce the health risk of urban poor populations working in the RMG sector at free of cost.
Women Empowerment: M&S has taken initiative on Woman Leadership in RMG sector through GEAR (Gender Equality and Returns) Program partnership with ILO/IFC. The main objective of GEAR it to ease the path for women working in readymade garment (RMG) factories to progress into supervisory roles, thereby improving access to better jobs for women, contributing to increased line-level productivity and reducing gender imbalances at management level.
Work and Opportunities for Women (WOW) Project is another similar kind of initiative to boost women’s leadership in Ready Made Garments sector in Bangladesh funded by DFID.
Disable People Empowerment: Through Marks & Start project M&S has trained and employed more than 3000 physically challenged people in the supplying factories since 2006.
Donation during COVID-19 crisis: M&S Bangladesh team has donated their one-day salary to a hospital for supporting them during Covid-19 crisis moment in Bangladesh. Also, M&S jointly with CARE distributed PPE for doctors and medical personnel, disposable masks and hand gloves, hand sanitizers, liquid soaps, soap bars, hand rubs, minipacks of Horlicks and disinfectant spray machines to the community.
Company short profile: Maxwell Stamp Ltd. is one of the leading international economics consultancies in the Asian region. Established in 2002, the organization has over 18 years of experience in 19 countries and territories. The firm’s track record in transition and developing countries is unparalleled in the Asian region. MSL has implemented/ is implementing a number of development projects Afghanistan, Azerbaijan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, Kyrgyz Republic, Lao PDR, Malaysia, Mongolia, Morocco, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Qatar, Sri Lanka, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan and Viet Nam. The company has a successful track record with ADB, DFID, World Bank, IFC, IDB, UNICEF, UNESCO, UNDP, UKTI, ILO, DFAT, WFP and JICA.
NEXT Sourcing is a wholly owned subsidiary of NEXT plc. We provide around 40% of NEXT Brand stock from our global supplier base, sourcing from 18 countries. From Istanbul to Shanghai, our sourcing teams live and work in some of the most iconic cities in the world. They're at the heart of finding, developing and delivering products our customers love.
Working at Next Sourcing Bangladesh means working with 300+ talented individuals with incredibly diverse role in different specialized products. Our Mission is to deliver exciting, beautifully designed, excellent quality clothing quickly, reliably and at a market leading price.
We are always creating new connections and making positive addition in Bangladesh economy with our increasing business and supports in the apparel industry of the country. In a nut shell, it's a fast paced company using passion, personality and experience of gigantic garments industry.
Company short profile: Nazihar IT - a sister company of the Nazihar Group - began its journey in 2019 with a view to establish a world-class software team. Based in Bangladesh and the UK, we provide software services, and deploy cutting-edge technologies, to ensure consistent quality and reliability. With origins in banking and fintech solutions, Nazihar IT provides software solutions and sustainable technological implementation services and support to public and private organizations and enterprises around the globe.
Nazihar IT Solutions gives you the software solutions and IT services that ensure your organization has what it needs to reach its greater business objectives. Gain the competitive advantage by embracing digital transformation through Nazihar’s proficient integration and consulting services. Improve productivity with automation and digitization, and increase the performance of your company with Nazihar’s wide range of expertise.
PwC Bangladesh is a leading professional services firm in the area of technology consulting, tax consulting, and a wide range of advisory services. With its diverse team of talented professionals and deep expertise in multiple domains and industries, PwC Bangladesh helps its clients to choose and adopt the right solutions in their transformation journey. PwC Bangladesh works as a business integrator, helping clients solve their complex business problems by adopting the right technology-led solutions. At the same time, PwC Bangladesh works on various technology-led programmes undertaken by government organisations in the journey towards a Digital Bangladesh. PwC Bangladesh also provides valuable tax and regulatory advice to clients, helping them efficiently manage their compliance needs. Additionally, PwC Bangladesh helps its overseas clients to invest in Bangladesh and partake in the country’s growth aspirations. With its extensive experience in delivering professional services globally, PwC opens new opportunities for local businesses as well as the talented workforce in Bangladesh to fulfil their aspirations.
PwC Bangladesh has been operational from 2015 and set up its first office in Dhaka in 2016. Today, more than 60 talented professionals work for PwC Bangladesh, helping clients solve complex business problems and adopt technology. PwC Bangladesh has catered to around 600 clients in Bangladesh across multiple sectors such as government, development agencies, textiles and apparel manufacturing, pharmaceuticals, financial services, construction, utilities, education, and health services. PwC Bangladesh is a member of PwC’s global network that operates in 157 countries and has more than 276,000 talented professionals.
Company short profile: Pearson is the world’s leading learning company, dedicated to helping everyone realise the life they imagine. We have more than 20,000 employees that deliver our products and services in nearly 200 countries, all working towards a common purpose – to help everyone achieve their potential through learning. We do that by providing high quality, digital content and learning experiences, as well as assessments and qualifications that help people build their skills and grow with the world around them.
An importing/exporting firm with 17 years of experience in the Currency and Security Documents. We provide security features, threads, holograms, paper, inks, security and commercial printing presses, printing consumables, machineries and instruments. Our major customers are Bangladesh Bank and The Security Printing Corporation (BD) limited. We were the suppliers for Bangladesh’s Machine-Readable Passports from 2014 to 2018. Moreover, we have also helped our Armed Forces for the procurement of aircraft spares and parts. We aim to bring foreign innovation to Bangladesh and help our country grow.
RAHETID is a 25-bed modern hospital located in the heart of the diplomatic zone of Dhaka at Gulshan-2 circle, run by world-class consultants and excellent staff, adopting UK standards in healthcare. RAHETID provides incomparable private healthcare and treatment for simple and complex conditions in patients, not seen anywhere else in Bangladesh. We offer fast access to diagnostics and treatment with state-of-the-art, international standard equipment. Our hospital is supported by friendly, experienced and approachable staff, who follow a patient-centred pathway to treat you and your loved ones with compassion and care, while maintaining your wishes and dignity. RAHETID – putting you first.
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KPMG International is a global organiation of independent professional services firms providing Audit, Tax and Advisory services. We operate in 147 countries and territories and have more than 219,000 people working in member firms around the world.
KPMG in Bangladesh is represented by Rahman Rahman Huq, Chartered Accountants (RRH) and KPMG Advisory Services Limited (KASL).
RRH was established in 1962 by Messrs Rezaur Rahman, M. Saifur Rahman and Tashfin I Huq. On 1 January 2006, we became a Member Firm of KPMG International, making us the first “Big 4” Member Firm in Bangladesh. For about a decade prior to that, we were a Representative Firm of KPMG International.
KPMG Advisory Services Limited was formed in 2019. Wholly owned and managed by partners of RRH, KASL focuses on selected Advisory and non-regulated services. KASL is a Member Firm of KPMG International.
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The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited ("HSBC"), Bangladesh Branches ("the Bank") commenced its banking operations in Bangladesh on 3 December 1996. HSBC is incorporated in Hong Kong and its ultimate holding company HSBC Holdings plc ("the Group") is incorporated in England. HSBC also operates an Offshore Banking Unit (OBU) after obtaining its license from Bangladesh Bank on 9 July 1998.
HSBC serves customers in capital city Dhaka and port city Chattogram. It’s the only international bank to be present in all 4 Export Processing Zones (EPZs) of Bangladesh expediting trade. The bank throughout its history has always been where the growth is, connecting customers to opportunities through its global network, enabling businesses to thrive and economies to prosper. As the leading international trade bank HSBC offers a range of financial services for its customers in Bangladesh including commercial banking, retail banking, payments and cash management, trade services, treasury, and custody and clearing.
Success for HSBC means not only providing customers with products and services they need but also understanding and managing the impact the bank has on society and the environment, and investing in the future of the bank’s employees and the communities it serves. HSBC understands how important it is that banks play a positive role in the economy and society at large. HSBC believe that a sustainable bank must be consistently profitable, but not solely concerned with making profit. In Bangladesh, HSBC is also engaged in sponsoring a number of long term community programs, focusing its investment on education and environment. Sustainability is deeply embedded in HSBC’s operations and everything that the bank does. These measures help HSBC to carry out work in a way that is both commercially astute and ethically sound.
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Tyser Risk Management was established in Bangladesh in 2002 based on the recognition of an acute need for risk advisory and management strategists. Tysers have been Lloyd’s Insurance Brokers in London since 1820 - indeed the oldest firm of Lloyd’s Brokers, and have been very closely involved with Bangladesh since the country’s very inception. The post-liberation nation building efforts were expedited undeniably by the efforts of Sadharan Bima Corporation, Tysers London placing bulk of the reinsurance requirement at Lloyd’s.
With almost 200years experience within the London and overseas markets, Tysers established its first specialist risk management entity - Tyser Risk Management (Bangladesh) Limited (TRMBL) – in 2002. Independent to Tysers UK, and registered with the Bangladesh Joint Stocks Registrar, the company has strategically been based in Dhaka to service the risk advisory needs of the domestic, as well as Asian, European, and African markets by providing rapid and extremely economically priced support. This is well achieved whilst still maintaining the quality and high standards as would be expected by the International markets.
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Unilever Bangladesh Limited (UBL) is the largest Fast Moving Consumer Goods Company with a heritage of over 55 years, with more than 9 out of 10 households using one or more of its brands for their daily needs. With over 24 brands including Lux, Lifebuoy, Surf, Closeup, Sunsilk, Ponds, Vaseline, Dove, Taaza and Pureit, the company is a part of the everyday life of millions of consumers across Bangladesh. UBL is a subsidiary of Unilever, one the world’s leading suppliers of consumer packaged goods in more than 190 countries. UBL’s purpose is to make sustainable living commonplace with a vision to grow the business, while reducing environmental footprint and increasing positive social impact.