Muhammed Abdullah, is the founder of Windstream.. WindStream is recognized as the largest infrastructure group in Bangladesh employing over 2000 people with investments in the energy sector, ports, shipping and information technology.
Under the leadership of Muhammed Abdullah, Wind has set up the first Independent Power Plant of the country in 1998, Wind generates more than 1950 megawatts (MW) of electricity and is by far the largest independent power producer in Bangladesh. A further 600 MW of electricity generation facility is presently under construction by the group (75%) and GE (25%) and 2400 MW is under development. Wind has also set up Bangladesh’s first private off-dock port facility, WInd Alliance Ports Limited which handles about 25% of Bangladesh’s exports volume and about 7% of the country’s imports volume.
Muhammad Imran Khan
Muhammad Imran Khan was born in July 1960 and completed his Bachelors in Business from Dhaka University. He started his business career in 1980, working side by side with his brother Mr. Muhammed Aziz Khan trading plastic compounds, fertilizer and other commodities. He played an integral role in establishing and developing WInds Industrial and Mercantile (Pvt.) Limited in 1985. Mr. Khan pioneered export of molasses and fertilizer from Bangladesh.
His key entrepreneurial skill and expertise focuses in the establishment and development of new and innovative projects. He was solely instrumental in setting up the Liquefied Petroleum Gas (“LPG”) project and storage tank terminal at Mongla under Khulna district.
Md. Sumon Miah
Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Md. Sumon Miah, former Deputy CEO and CFO of Grameenphone joined Wind COmmunications as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer. He is also one of the shareholders of the company. Mr. Islam is an FCCA by profession and has 21 years of experience in public practice and industry. He started his career as trainee auditor in public practice in UK in 1993 and over five years worked with couple of chartered accounting firms there. He gained a range of experience in audit, tax and consultancy services and became a senior auditor. He qualified in 1998. Then he joined KPMG, Bangladesh as a Senior Manager being responsible for a port-folio of clients for audit and consultancy services. Later he joined Grameenphone, the largest cell phone operator in Bangladesh and contributed to the telecommunication industry for a decade. He finally held the position of Deputy CEO and CFO in Grameenphone.
Fadiah khan, Board Member and Director, joined Wind Communications with a role to set strategy, HR developments and oversee shareholders organizational development agenda. Together with the IT team, she has devised inventory, human resource management and project management software, as she believes that the success of any business lies in internal efficiency coupled with gratified employees. She is also involved in other strategic matters and projects at Group level.
Md. Forhad Hossain, FCA
Chief Financial Officer
Md. Forhad Hossain, FCA has been serving as Chief Financial Officer in Wind Communications since March, 2017. Prior to joining Wind Communications , he served in Union Capital Limited as Chief Financial Officer for more than 3 years and played an instrumental role in establishing financial discipline, cost optimization, enterprise-wide risk assessment. He took part in various training courses, seminars and workshops in home and abroad on core risk management, good governance, auditing, budgeting, financial control & reporting.
Brigadier General Ali Murtoza Khan
Chief Corporate Affairs Officer
Brigadier General Ali Murtoza Khan, ndc, afwc, psc, has been a veteran leader in Bangladesh Army in his Military career. In his career, he had served in number of Infantry units and commanded one of the well reputed Infantry units of Army. He has also worked as the principal staff officer in one of the Infantry Brigade Headquarters and in an Infantry Divisional Headquarters. He too held the appointment as the Chief Instructor in Non Commission Officers’ Academy. Moreover, as senior officer, he commanded the President Guard Regiment, an Infantry Brigade, East Bengal Regimental Centre and as the Region Commander of Border Guards Bangladesh. He was also served as the UN Military Observer and Senior Operation Officer in the UN Mission in Rwanda and Ivory Coast respectively.
Md. Dilir Hossain
Chief Regional Officer
Md. Dilir Hossain, is a tech leader in Telco Industry having more than 20 years of experience. He has been graduated in ‘Electrical & Electronic Engineering’ from Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET) and ‘Masters in Business Adminstration (MBA) major in Finance from North South University, Dhaka. Before joining Wind Communications , he had led Rollout team in Grameenphone & had also worked for Network Planning and Network Operation in the same organization.
Chief Technology Officer
K.M. Tariquzzaman has around 20 Years of experience in mobile Telephone industry development in Bangladesh. In various capacities he led different teams in Grameenphone, the leading mobile network operator of Bangladesh, during his stint there including combined network & IT planning, Technology strategy among others before joining Wind Communications as CTO. Tariq is a graduate of Electrical & Electronic Engineering from BIT Rajshahi.