Dr. Mohammed Haider Ali Miah is the Managing Director and CEO of Export Import Bank of Bangladesh Limited. He succeeded Mr. Md. Fariduddin Ahmed after serving as Additional Managing Director, Deputy Managing Director and Heads of many important Divisions of the bank including prime Branch Manager since his joining in Exim Bank in 2000 as Vice President.
Prior to this, he worked in different capacities in various Branches of Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited during his career spanning over 16 years in Islami Bank. He started his banking career in February 1984 when joins Islami Bank Bangladesh Limited as a probationary Officer.
Dr. Haider was born in 1957 in Manikgonj, a city adjacent to Dhaka, Capital of Bangladesh. He studied at Dhaka University and completed his B. Sc (Hon’s.) in 1978 and M. Sc. in 1979. Later on he passed MBA from London Institute of Technology and Research, London, UK with major in Management and Marketing. He also received his Ph. D on “The Role of Marketing on Financial performance in showing differences between the traditional and Islamic Banking in the context of Bangladesh” from American World University, California, USA. He obtained Post Graduate Diploma in Islami Banking and Insurance in 1998 from the Institute of Islami Banking and Insurance, London, UK and became Associate Fellow of the Institute. He also is a Diplomaed Associate of the Institute of Bankers’ Bangladesh. (DAIBB).
A Freedom Fighter and versatile banker Dr. Mohammed Haider Ali Miah carries with him over 29 years of rich Banking experience. He is the recipient of numerous awards for his banking endeavors, dedication and commitment to the society He also received gold medals in the year 2001, 2002 and 2004 from the Exim Bank for his outstanding performance. Annana Social Foundation awarded “Annana Gold Medal-2013” for special contribution at freedom fight in 1971. Hatirjheel Club Ltd awarded “Independence day honorary award-2013” & All Community Club Ltd, Gulshan awarded “Gold medal-2012” for special contribution at freedom fight in 1971. The Mother Teressa Research Council has awarded with “Gold Medal” for the outstanding performance in Banking for the year 2012. The Nabab Siraj Uddullah Research Council has awarded with “Gold Medal” for the outstanding performance in Banking for the year 2012. The Biswabidyalaya Parikroma awarded with “Gold Medal” for the outstanding performance in Islamic Banking for the year 2011 of the Bangladesh.
The Bangladesh Medha Bikash Society awarded “Mother Terassa” award as the successful banker of the year 2011 & awarded “Man of the Year” award as the best banker of the year 2010 for contributing special performance in Banking. The Swadhinata Sangshad awarded with Swadhinata Sangshad Sammamana Puraskar in 2010 for contributing special performance in Banking Sector of Bangladesh. The Swadhinata Sangshad awarded with Swadhinata Swarnapadak in 2011 for contributing special performance in Banking Sector of Bangladesh and he was honored with many awards. He is a member of Association of Bankers Bangladesh (ABB), Life Member of the Institute of Bankers Bangladesh.
Apart from being a distinguished academician in banking arena, he is on the panel of Guest Faculties of many Banking Training Institutes and Educational Institutes including Bangladesh Bank Training Academy, Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM), EXIM Bank Training and Research Academy, Sonali Bank Staff College, First Security Islami Bank Training Institute & many more Training Institutes in Dhaka. He is a Guest Faculty of MBA Program of Dhaka International University, Bangladesh. He also successfully conducted many sessions on banking in home and abroad.
During his 29 years of banking career, Dr. Haider attended many international seminars, Remittance fairs and training programs in United States, UK, France, China, Singapore, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Thailand, India and Philippines. Moreover he traveled Germany, Portugal, Belgium, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Dubai and Abu Dhabi as well.
Dr. Haider is a well known writer and columnist. A Hand Book of Islamic Banking & Foreign Exchange Operation and A Way to Islami Banking Customs & Practice are his remarkable work.