Mr. Q. A. F. M. Serajul Islam, Managing
Director & CEO, Pioneer Insurance Company Limited is serving as a Director
on the Board of Mutual Trust Bank Limited (MTB).
He commenced his thirty-seven (37) years of journey in the insurance industry
in 1978, at the state-owned Insurance Company Sadharan Bima Corporation
(SBC). He held important positions in different departments of SBC, before
voluntarily retiring in 2003 as a Deputy General Manager. In the same
year, he joined Progati Insurance Limited as Deputy Managing Director.
Later in September 2005, he switched to Pioneer Insurance Company Limited
as an Additional Managing Director and has been serving as the Managing
Director & CEO of the company since January 14, 2007.
In 2011, under his skillful leadership,
Pioneer Insurance Company Limited became the second largest company in terms
of premium income amongst forty-five (45) non-life insurance companies in
the private sector. He has negotiated re-insurance treaties of SBC, Progati
Insurance Limited and Pioneer Insurance Company Limited with re-insurance
companies of the UK, France, Germany, Switzerland, Malaysia, Singapore,
India, Bahrain, etc.
Mr. Islam obtained Post-Graduate Degree in Physics in 1972. Besides his
educational degree, he also obtained the professional degree, BIA Diploma
in General Insurance, from the Bangladesh Insurance Academy (BIA) in 1986,
and since then has been associated with BIA as a resource person. He took
part in training courses on general insurance and re-insurance both at home
and abroad, which included a three-week in-house training on re-insurance
at Tysers, UK. He has also attended various international seminars and conferences
on insurance and re-insurance.