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Dr. Md. Abdul Karim

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Dr. Md. Abdul Karim, Former Principal Secretary to the Honb’le Prime Minister, Government of Bangladesh is one of the Independent Directors of the Board of Eastland Insurance Company Limited. He is the Executive Director of UCEP Bangladesh. He has 43 years of experience in the field of Administration, Foreign Service, Secretariat level highest positions in the regulatory and revenue related Ministries/Divisions of the Govt. as well as development and corporate sectors. He was also the Chairman of IPDC Finance Ltd.

Dr. Karim previously served as Secretary to the Government of Bangladesh in the Ministry of Home Affairs, Commerce, Fisheries and Livestock, Finance (Internal Resources Division) and Communications (Bridges Division) before becoming the Principal Secretary. He was the Chairman of Eastern Refinery Ltd., Green Delta Insurance Co. Ltd., Managing Director of Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) and Senior Advisor of BRAC. Dr. Md. Abdul Karim was educated at the University of Chittagong and the University of Birmingham, UK. He has written books and articles on local government, environment, poverty reduction, empowerment of women and elderly, disaster management etc. Dr. Karim has received the highest Scout Award of Bangladesh.