Management Profile

Southtech’s management profile have more than 120 years of combined experience. They have all actively worked towards making Southtech a more accomplished company. Their dedication and perseverance is recognised and appreciated.


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. He has served for more than 40 years in the banking industry.  Mr. Syed Maqbul was VP of The Chase Manhattan Bank NA, in London and Bahrain and was the Group Chief Risk Officer of Qatar Islamic Bank, Doha. Additionally, he was 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. Moreover, his expertise lies in managing start-up projects, like the Corporate Banking Group at Al Rajhi Bank, Saudi Arabia.


Syed Mamnun Quader

Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Syed Mamnun Quader is the MD and CEO of Southtech Group. Previously, 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. After establishing 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. She 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. Additionally, she completed her 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. During this time, 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 State Trading Corporation of Bhutan Limited (STCBL) as a programmer. During his career, he developed many proprietary software solutions like fixed asset management, biometric attendance register and payroll management software. These are currently in use by many corporate and government offices of Bhutan.