Mr. Muntakim is the director of IPDC Finance Limited as nominated by Ayesha Abed Foundation. Mr Muntakim is a Chartered Management Accountant with over 20 years of experience in the FMCG financial management. His area of expertise includes Commercial Finance, Corporate Finance, Risk Management, Operational Investments, Treasury and SAP Implementation in multinational organisations. Prior to joining BRAC, he was a Commercial Finance Controller in the Global Operations function at British American Tobacco (BAT) plc based in the UK. His previous roles include Senior Commercial Audit Manager, Regional Finance Manager, Europe Region and Management Accountant for BAT plc. He also worked as the Corporate Analysis Manager and Leaf Finance Manager for BAT in Bangladesh. Mr. Muntakim is a member (ACMA) of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), UK and Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) of the Association of International Certified Public Accountants, a joint accounting association of AICPA, USA, and CIMA in the UK.
Mr. Syed Abdul Muntakim also involved with other entities in the following manner:
(1) BRAC International Finance B.V.
(2) BRAC Tanzania Finance Ltd.
(3) BRAC Myanmar Microfinance Company Ltd.
(4) BRAC Liberia Microfinance Company Ltd.
(5) BRAC Microfinance Sierra Leone Ltd.
(6) BRAC Rwanda Microfinance Company plc.