Our Team

Kazim Ather

Head of Foreign Trade

Kazim has been with Sonali Bank (UK) Limited since 1994.

Kazim has gained over 30 years of experience in the Trade Finance sector, by working in International Trade and at BCCI. Prior to his career in Trade Finance he was a business person in Bangladesh.

Kazim enjoys cricket and is a great supporter of the Bangladesh national cricket team.

Board of Directors

Ashadul Islam

Non-Executive Chairman

Ashadul joined Sonali Bank (UK) Ltd as a Chairman in February 2020. He is a member of the Board of Directors of Bangladesh Bank and is a Deputy Chairman of the UAE-Bangladesh Investment Company Limited (UBICO). He has also held senior positions as a Senior Secretary of the Financial Institutions Division of the Ministry of Finance.

Ziaul Siddiqui

Non-Executive Director

Ziaul joined Sonali Bank (UK) Ltd as a Non-Executive Director in December 2019. He is currently the chairman of Sonali Bank Ltd. He has been a Deputy Governor of Bangladesh Bank and the Chairman of Bangladesh Commerce Bank Limited. He has also held directorships in several financial institutions in Bangladesh.