Mr. Shehzad Munim joined BAT Bangladesh as a Territory Officer in 1997, immediately after graduating from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka.
Date of appointment to BATB Board
Mr. Munim was appointed to the Board of Directors in the year 2010.
Mr. Shehzad Munim obtained his Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from IBA, Dhaka University. He joined BAT Bangladesh as a Territory Officer in 1997. Worked in various marketing roles within BAT Bangladesh before taking up assignments in BAT New Zealand as Group Brand Manager in 2003 and subsequently, taking over the role of Head of Brand Marketing in 2005.
In 2006, he was engaged as a Manager in product and packaging innovation in Sydney, Australia. Afterward he returned to Bangladesh as Head of Brand and was appointed as Head of Marketing. In 2010, he took over the role of Area Head of Marketing for South Asia.
Thereafter, he was appointed as the Managing Director of BAT Bangladesh in 2013 and is the first Bangladeshi to become the Managing Director of BAT Bangladesh and is historic first Bangladeshi to become the Managing Director of BAT Bangladesh. Within a short period, he has contributed immensely to elevate the organisation to its next level, ensuring sustainable shareholder and stakeholder value creation, while also enhancing the company’s contribution to economic development to achieve the SDG goals, aligned with the vision of the Government.
Currently he is the treasurer of British Business Group Board of Trustees.
He is the President of Foreign Investors Chambers of Commerce & Industries (FICCI) Dhaka where he conducted many national and international programs and initiatives to expedite FICCI. It is in his leadership that BATB achieved significant success both locally as well as Internationally.