Board of Directors

Mr. K. R. Das

Chairman

 

 

Mr. K.R. Das is the Chairman of Jenson & Nicholson (Bangladesh) Limited. He was born in India in 1931. On completion of his graduation in science with honors, he started his career with Gillanders Arbuthnot & Co. Limited in 1951. He was Head of Pigments Division when he left Gillanders in 1965. He joined Jenson & Nicholson Limited in 1965 and left the company in 1975 as General Sales Manager after a long 10 years of service. He joined Berger Paints India Limited in 1975 and after 20 years of service retired in 1994 as Executive Director. Mr. Das has been working as Management Consultant since 1994. He is a director of Berger Paints India Limited, and Chairman of RDG Systems (Pvt.) Ltd, India. He is also a Director of Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited.

Ms. Rupali Chowdhury is the Managing Director of Jenson & Nicholson (Bangladesh) Limited. She is an MBA from IBA, University of Dhaka, and completed her Graduation with Honors in Chemistry from the University of Chittagong. She started her career with the multinational pharmaceutical and chemical Company, Ciba Geigy (Bangladesh) Limited and was Brand Manager while leaving the company in 1990. Ms. Rupali Chowdhury joined Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited in 1990 as Planning Manager and during her tenure she worked for various departments such as Marketing, Sales, Supply Chain and Systems under different supervisory capacities. She is also Managing Director of Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited and Director of Berger Becker Bangladesh Limited, a joint venture between Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited and Becker Industrial Coatings Holding AB, Sweden. She is a Director of SMC Enterprise Limited. She is the President of Foreign Investors’ Chamber of Commerce & Industries (FICCI). She was born in 1960.

Ms. Rupali Chowdhury

Managing Director

 

 

Mr. Anil Bhalla

Director

 

 

Mr. Anil Bhalla was born in India in 1946. He graduated in Economics (Hons) from the University of Delhi and is a Fellow Chartered Accountant. He is the managing partner of JC Bhalla & Co., a reputed Chartered Accountants firm of India. He has four decades of experience in professional services in both India and abroad. He has a wide range of experience in auditing, joint venture consultancy, tax consultancy, strategic business consultancy, business valuations, and mergers & acquisitions. He was a Member of the Northern India Regional Council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) from 1976 to 1979 and its Chairman from 1978 to 1979. He has served ICAI as member of different Committees namely Company Law, Expert advisory and Auditing and Assurance Standards Board. He was an Executive Committee member of the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal Bar Association of Delhi. He was President of the Institute of Internal Auditors, Florida, USA Delhi Chapter. He is a Member of the Advisory Council of Berger Paints India Ltd. and Director of Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited.

Ms. Rishma Kaur holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Business Studies from University of Buckingham, United Kingdom. She was Chairperson of Paints & Allied Products Panel of Chemicals & Allied Products Export Promotion Council (CAPEXIL), India from 1997 to 1999. Presently, she is Director and National Business Development Manager (Retail) in Berger Paints India Limited. Her other directorships include Seaward Packaging Ltd., U K Paints (India) Ltd., BJN Paints India Ltd. and Berger Jenson & Nicholson (Nepal) and Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited. She was born in 1972.

Ms. Rishma Kaur

Director

 

 

Mr. Abdul Khalek

Director

 

 

Mr. Khalek is a Fellow Chartered Accountant, and has his Masters of Commerce in Accounting from the University of Dhaka. He joined ‘Proshika Manobik Unnayan Kendra’, a leading national NGO in 1985 and left the organization in 1993 as Chief Internal Auditor. He joined Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited in 1993 and now serves as Director & Chief Financial Officer. He has been a member of the Taxation & Corporate Laws Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh for the last two decades. He is serving the Foreign Investors’ Chamber of Commerce & Industries as a member of Trade, Tariff, Taxation & Company Affairs Sub-committee for the last 18 years and currently serving as convener of the committee. He is member of Tariff & Taxation Sub-committee of Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industries for the last 8 years. He is one of the faculty members of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh for the last two decades and has authored a good number of articles on trade and commerce. He is a member of the Institute of Internal Auditors of Bangladesh and Intellectual Property Association of Bangladesh. He was born in 1959.

Mr. Mohammad Nazim Uddin Helali is Director and Chief Operating Officer of Jenson & Nicholson (Bangladesh) Limited. He completed his Graduation with Honors and Masters of Science in Chemistry from University of Chittagong. He started his career with the multinational company ‘Coats Bangladesh Limited’ in 1990 as Production & Stock Controller. He joined Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited in 1996 as Production Manager. Over the period, he served the company under different capacities and is also presently holding the position of General Manager-Projects of Berger Paints Bangladesh Limited. He is also Life member of Maa o Shishu Hospital, Chittagong and Diabetic Hospital, Chittagong.

Mr. Mohammad Nazim Uddin Helali

Director