Mr. Akhter Matin Chaudhury, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries of Bangladesh, is one of the Independent Directors of the Board & Chairman of Audit Committee of United Commercial Bank Limited.
Mr. Chaudhury qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1976 in the United Kingdom, where he lived and worked for various organizations for 15 years. He returned to Bangladesh in 1987 to join BOC Bangladesh Ltd., a multinational industrial gases company, where he served in various capacities, including General Manager (Finance) & Company Secretary, and ultimately on the Board as Director (Gases). He left BOC in 1998 to co-found Eshna Consulting Team Ltd., a management consulting company, of which he was the Managing Director.
Mr. Chaudhury sits on the Executive Committee of the Bangladesh Association of Pharmaceutical Industries and is Vice President of Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dhaka.
Mr. Akhter Chaudhury takes an active interest in Youth Development. Towards this, he is the Chairman of Bangladesh Youth Leadership Centre.
Mr. Chaudhury is keen on quality education and lectures MBA and EMBA students on Strategic Planning. He also serves on the Board of Advisers of BRAC Business School at BRAC University.