Management Profile


Syed Maqbul Quader

Mr. Syed Maqbul Quader is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Southtech Limited, Bangladesh. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Dhaka University. A senior banker having served for over 40 years in the banking industry, he was Vice President of The Chase Manhattan Bank NA, in London and Bahrain, and was the Group Chief Risk Officer of Qatar Islamic Bank, Doha. He was formerly the General Manager of Corporate Banking, Al Rajhi Bank in Saudi Arabia. He has vast experience in the area of corporate banking, risk, investment and portfolio management. His expertise lies in managing start-up projects, having been involved in establishing, amongst others, the Corporate Banking Group at Al Rajhi Bank in Saudi Arabia and also the Offshore Banking Unit of The Chase Manhattan Bank in Bahrain.


Syed Mamnun Quader

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Syed Mamnun Quader is the MD and CEO of Southtech Limited. He worked in the banking industry for 13 years before founding Southtech Limited in 1996. Prior to establishing Southtech, he was responsible for Risk & Controls Management of the Proprietary Trading Group in Investcorp Bank EC, Bahrain. Since the establishment of Southtech, he was responsible for the creation of a number of enterprise software products. Having attained an MBA from Cass Business School, City University, UK, he has work experience in the UK, USA, Bahrain and Bangladesh. He is a Founding Member and a former Senior Vice President of BASIS.


Humaira Quader

HR Director
Mrs. Humaira Quader is a founding member of Southtech Limited and its sister concerns and is currently working as the HR Director and Company Secretary of Southtech Limited. She completed her Diploma in Project Management from the Bangladesh Institute of Management and Diploma in Information Technology from IBM ACE, Bangladesh.

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Pema Tashi

Chief Executive Officer, Southtech (Bhutan) Private Limited
Mr. Pema Tashi has over 26 years of experience in the field of IT and Financial Services. He has worked as the IT Head of Bhutan Development Bank Limited (formerly known as Bhutan Development Finance Corporation Limited) for 14 years. He started his professional career with STCBL (State Trading Corporation of Bhutan Limited) as a programmer. He has developed many proprietary software solutions such as fixed asset management solution, biometric attendance register and payroll management software that are currently in use by many corporate and government offices of Bhutan.