Mr. Sheikh Kabir
Hossain born in SHEIKH
family of Tungipara, Gopalgonj. His father Late Shiekh Mosharraf
Hossain was a Member of the Legislative Assembly.
M. A. from Dhaka
University. Served Government office, Bank, Corporation &
resigned from service in the year 1982 and started business.
Presently he is
the Chairman of Association of Private Universities of
Bangladesh (APUB), Regent-Board Member of Bangabandhu Sheikh
Mujibur Rahman Science and Technology University (BSMRSTU),
Chairman of Central Depository Bangladesh Limited (CDBL), Chairman of Sonar Bangla Insurance Limited, Sonarbangla
Capital Management Ltd. (Merchant Bank), Health and Education
for the Local Under Privileged People (HELP); Managing Director,
Kabico Limited and Managing Partner of a Chinese Restaurant.
Chairman, Bangladesh Insurance Association (BIA); Member, Jatir Janak
Bangbandhu Sheikh Mojibur Rahman Trustee Board; Board of
Governors of Bangladesh Open University; Vice Chairman, Islamia Eye Hospital & Ispahani Eye Institute;
Member, Dhaka Club Limited; Golf Club, Kurmitola, Baridhara
Cosmopolitan Club; Dhanmondi Club Limited; Honorary Member,
Uttara Club Limited.
He is the
Founder of various educational institutions in the locality.
Bangladesh Red Crescent Society; Former Board of Governors of
Bangladesh Privatization Commission (BPC); Former Director,
Dhaka Stock Exchange Ltd.; Founder Chairman of Holy Family
Red Crescent Medical College & Hospital, Dhaka.
Bangladesh Andha Kalyan Samity, Bangladesh Family Planning
Association and Bangladesh Lions Foundation.
Governor of Lions District 315B1, Bangladesh. Elected
International Director for the term 2005-2007 of Lions Clubs
International. He obtained number of awards from Lions Clubs
International and also obtained “Sher-E-Bangla Gold Medal-2000”
for “Shamaj Sheba” (Service to Society) from Bangla Youth Forum.
“Desh Bandhu Gold Medal” from Desh Bandhu C. R. Dash Research
Council on “Manab Sheba” (Service for Humanity) for his social
He visited more
than 28 countries of the world.