K M Tanjib-ul Alam
Independent Director

K. M. Tanjib-ul Alam, a Senior Advocate of Supreme Court of Bangladesh, joined EBL Board as an independent director in 2022. He graduated with LLB honors from University of London in 1996 and was called to the Bar of England and Wales from prestigious Lincoln’s Inn, UK in 1997. Currently, he is the head of the chambers of Tanjib Alam and Associates, an international law firm with offices in Europe and Asia.

In a long and outstanding career, apart from being an international arbitrator and a leading corporate and constitutional lawyer, he served as a legal consultant or performed advisory roles for International Finance Corporation (IFC), PricewaterhouseCoopers (PWC), Dhaka Stock Exchange (DSE), UNDP, Institutional Reform International Inc. (IRIS) USA, and the World Bank. He played pivotal role in drafting two key legislations while acting as the technical consultant for the World Bank funded projects on the reform of Energy and Telecom sectors, which resulted in the enactment of the Bangladesh Energy Regulatory Commission Act and the Bangladesh Telecommunication Act. As the lead Project Consultant of IFC, he prepared the draft Companies Act as part of technical assistance to the Government of Bangladesh for the reform in corporate sector of the country to attract foreign investment. He is regarded as one of the finest lawyers of the country and has won numerous awards from multiple foreign organizations for his contribution in the legal profession in the South East Asia region.

He also serves as a Director of Biman Bangladesh Airlines and numerous multinational companies operating in Bangladesh.