Mr. Shehzad Munim joined BAT Bangladesh as a Territory Officer in 1997, 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. Munim 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. He subsequently 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 on 1st October 2013 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.
Mr. Munim appointed as the President of the Foreign Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) for two years - 2018-19. During this stint, he led many relevant initiatives to serve the interests of the nation, as well as those of FICCI membership.