Sohail Alim. – UNB photo
Mastercard has announced the appointment of Sohail Alim as director of account management in Bangladesh, a statement released on Tuesday said.
Sohail will be responsible for supporting customer relationships and working on key business priorities in the country, including managing partnerships with banks and fintechs.
He will report to Syed Mohammad Kamal, country manager in Bangladesh.
Prior to joining Mastercard, Sohail was responsible for credit cards at Standard Chartered Bank.
During his career, Sohail has participated in workshops, seminars and conferences on different aspects of banking and in all fields in Bangladesh as well as abroad.
Sohail graduated in Commerce from AIUB with a specialization in Management Information System.
Syed Mohammad Kamal, Country Director of Mastercard Bangladesh, said: “I am delighted to welcome Sohail to Mastercard. I am confident that with his rich experience in various fields and knowledge of the payments industry, Mastercard will continue to reach greater heights in Bangladesh. ‘
Mastercard is the only international payment network and technology company to have an office in Bangladesh since 2013.