Institute of Chartered Secretaries of Bangladesh

A Statutory Body under an Act of Parliament

Administrative Ministry: Ministry of Commerce, Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh

ICSB Council Meets with the Chairman, BSEC

ICSB Council Meets with the Chairman, BSEC

Council Members of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries of Bangladesh (ICSB) led by its President, Mr. Mohammad Asad Ullah FCS called on Professor Shibli Rubayat-Ul-Islam, Chairman, Bangladesh Securities and Exchange Commission (BSEC) at his office in Sher-E-Bangla Nagar on Thursday, 9 May 2024. On behalf of the delegation, the President congratulated him for the four-year term extension of his tenure.

Mr. Mohammad Asad Ullah FCS mentioned and asked for the representation of ICSB Members in the Securities Exchange Commission’s Advisory Committee and in the Board of Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchanges. He also proposed, for listed companies, Company Secretary should only be a fully Qualified Chartered Secretary from ICSB. He reiterated to include the BSS-5 and BSS-6 of ICSB on ‘Virtual and Hybrid Meeting’ and ‘Resolution by Circulation’ in the Corporate Governance Code. He also requested to introduce the Secretarial Audit in the listed companies of Bangladesh. 

The BSEC Chairman gave a patient hearing to the delegation and appreciated the role of ICSB in promoting professionalism and development of the Company Secretaries profession in the country. He hoped that through these activities Good Corporate Governance will be established in the corporate sector. He also assured about the continuous support from him.  

The Council Members thanked the BSEC Chairman for giving his valuable time and hoped that his continued support and guidance will help the Institute to move forward to achieve its objectives. 

Mr. M Nurul Alam FCS, Senior Vice President, Mr. A. K. M. Mushfiqur Rahman FCS, Vice President, Mr. Mohammad Abdullah Al Mamun FCS, Treasurer, Mr. Oli Kamal FCS, Council Member, Mr. Mohammad Shafiqul Islam Bhuiyan FCS, Council Member, Mr. Md Zakir Hossain, Secretary & Chief Executive Officer and Mr. Md. Shamibur Rahman FCS, Executive Director (F&A) of the Institute were present during the meeting.