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Young and Investment Banking personality, Mr. S. M. Intekhab Alam is currently carrying out his responsibility as the Managing Director of Phoenix Finance & Investments Ltd., which is one of the famous financial Institutions of the country. He was born on 1st January, 1969. He is the son of late S. M. Nurul Alam and late Alkad Banu Alam. From his student life, S. M. Intekhab Alam was very meritorious. He obtained his SSC from Motijheel Ideal School, Dhaka in 1984 and HSC from Notredam College, Dhaka in 1986 securing First Division at both the examinations. Subsequently, he obtained his B. Com degree from Dhaka City College in 1988 and completed his MBA major in Finance in 1997 from Institution of Business Administration (IBA), Dhaka University.
S. M. Intekhab Alam started his career as a Probationary Officer in Pubali Bank Limited from 15th August, 1990 and got the permanent post of an Officer in 1992. He was promoted to a rank of Senior Officer in January, 1997 in the same Bank.
He joined the Dhaka Bank Ltd. as a Principal Officer and after one year he was promoted to Senior Principal Officer and got the responsibility as In-Charge, Credit Department of Foreign Exchange Branch.
Afterward, he joined ANZ Grindlays Bank as a Manager Customer Support & Maintenance in its corporate business on 1st December, 1999. In April 2001, he got the responsibility of the post of Sales Support Manager in the Standard Chartered Grindlays Bank in September 2001. Then he switched to BRAC Bank Limited as a First Assistant Vice-President and Head of Corporate Banking in September, 2001. He got the promotion in the rank of Senior Assistant Vice President on 1st January, 2002.
Then, in February, 2003 he joined the Premier Bank Ltd. as Vice-President and Head of Corporate Marketing Division. Once again he changed the Bank in December, 2004. He joined Southeast Bank Ltd. as Vice President and got the responsibility of Branch Manager in Dhanmondi Branch and Shyamoli Branch of the Bank and promoted to the rank of Senior Vice-President on January 01, 2006.
As a man of great integrity and sincerity, Mr. Alam performed his duty and responsibility in six local and foreign banks in different capacities. On 1st January 2008, he joined the post of Managing Director in Phoenix Finance & Investments Ltd. Within a short period of time, he rose to the zenith position of banking and financial sector, which is very rare.
Mr. Alam took part in various training programs at home and abroad which included Foreign Exchange and International Trade, Lending Risk Analysis, Relationship Banking, Corporate Finance etc. In December 2005, he took part in a seminar in Bangkok, Thailand on “Trade Services Affairs”. He is a Trainer of BIBM and different Institutions. Moreover, he was a part time faculty member of Asian University of Bangladesh and BRAC University. He also credited with some research papers. He was awarded “Atish Dipankar Gold Medal-2008″ for outstanding performance in the financi
With his sincere contribution to, Phoenix Finance & Investments Limited, it has been awarded with the International Star Award for Quality (ISAQ) in the Gold Category from Business Initiative Directions (BID), a prominent business organization based in Madrid, Spain for its commitment to excellence, innovation, customer satisfaction, technology, leadership and strategic planning. He attended the Prize Giving Ceremony in Geneva, Switzerland held on 06th September, 2010.