Engr. Shamsur Rahman Chowdhury
Sr. Executive Vice President
Engr. Shamsur Rahman Chowdhury is currently carrying out his responsibilities as Senior Executive Vice President & CIO of NCC Bank Limited, one of the leading private commercial Bank of the country. He was born on August 11, 1962 at a village named Ekair under Birampur thana of Dinajpur. His father's name is Md. Nozibor Rahman Chowdhury and mother's name is Sadequennesa. Mr. Chowdhury passed the SSC and HSC in 1977 and 1979 respectively with first division from Dinajpur Zilla School and Rajshahi Government College respectively. Later on he passed his graduation in Mechanical Engineering from Bangladesh University of Technology ( BUET) in 1986. He also passed AMIE Electrical Engineering (Graduate in Electrical Engineering) from Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh in 1989. Mr. Chowdhury did MBA (Management Science) in 1986 from IBA of Dhaka University and also has a Post Graduate Diploma in ICT from IICT, BUET.
A very highly qualified and huge experienced personality in ICT Mr. Chowdhury is heading the IT-HID of NCC Bank Limited since April, 2016. He actually initiated his career in Bangladesh Power Development Board (PDB) as an Assistant Engineer in 1986 and switched over to Dhaka Electric Supply Authority (DESA) in 1991. He became a seasoned electrical engineer of 132 kv, 33 kv, 11 kv sub station, under ground cable and Overhead lines by serving 11 years in BPDP and DESA.
Mr. Chowdhury then shifted his career and began his journey as a Computer Programmer in Dhaka Electric Supply Company (DESCO) in 1997. His brilliant achievement in DESCO includes the Development of electric ledger of billing system of the consumers of DESCO. He is an expert of software programming of electronic energy meter which was introduced in DESCO first in Bangladesh in 1998. He then joined in Export Import Bank of Bangladesh Limited (Exim Bank) in 2001 as Head of IT in the rank of Assistant Vice President and served there till April,2012. During these 11 years of his service in Exim Bank, the planning, design, and implementation of the ICT infrastructure of the bank are done under his leadership. These include building of two data centers, implementations of TEMONOS T24 Core Banking solution and development of 18 software to speed up the information exchange among the branches and Head Office. He was the project manager of CBS implementation project in Exim Bank. A glorious achievement in Exim Bank was transformation from conventional banking system to Shariah based Islami banking. Mr. Chowdhury was the project manager of this project. It is the only bank in Bangladesh that transforms the whole banking operation from conventional to Islamic.
Later on Mr. Chowdhury joined in Jamuna Bank Limited as Head of ICT in the rank of EVP and worked there till September 2013. His main achievement in this bank includes building data center and development of CL/CIB software and HRM software. Then he shifted to Dutch Bangla Bank Limited as Head of IT Operation and did many praiseworthy jobs including to building 2MVA Power Station and 1.5 MVA substation for the data center of the bank.
A diversified well experienced banker Mr. Chowdhury is the member of different committee of the bank including the projects of Bangladesh Automated Cheque Processing System (BACPS) and Bangladesh Electronic Fund Transfer Network (BEFTN)have been completed under the banner of BACH which was led by Bangladesh Bank. Mr. Chowdhury was the project manager of it and he also headed the team of several programs in a bid to develop around 18 software that speed up the information exchange of the bank internally. HRM System, Hardware Inventing System, Payroll System, Leave management, General Inventory Management System , CIB Online System etc are among the prominent software development by IT division
Mr. Chowdhury participated in various professional training in different countries such as UK, Switzerland, Malaysia and India. He also attended in various workshops and international seminars in China, Japan, Singapore, Sri-Lanka, India, Portugal, Germany, Italy and France. In personal life he is married and his wife's name is Rakiba Nasrin. They are proud parents of a son and a daughter.