Md. Showkat Ali Chowdhury

A renowned business leader and philanthropist of the country, Md. Showkat Ali Chowdhury is successfully running a business conglomerate with diverse interests in ship breaking and recycling, tea plantation and production, RMG industries, real estate, agency business and engineering services, inland container depot (ICD), commercial banking, insurance and securities.

He joined the Board of Eastern Bank Limited (EBL) in 1993.

He completed his graduation from the University of Chittagong and is associated with many local and international organizations including life member of SAARC Chamber of Commerce & Industry (SAARC CCI), member of Bhatiary Golf & Country Club Limited, Chittagong Press Club, Chittagong Maa O Shisu General Hospital, Chittagong Club Limited, Chittagong Seniors’ Club Limited and Bangladesh Ship Breakers & Recyclers Association (BSBRA). He is the first vice president of Chattogram Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce & Industry (CMCCI).

He is involved in many social activities and has been widely acclaimed for his philanthropic works.