Purbani is a privately owned Group of Companies and is managed by a board of Directors consisting of the following active members:
Abdul Hai Sarker
Chairman of the Group, is a prominent business personality in the country’s business community. He first established the Group what it is today. He was the founder Chairman of Dhaka Bank for initial period of 5 years. Mr. Sarker is a highly qualified person and gathered commendable experience in promoting and administering various industrial and business enterprises under Purbani Group. Soon after his post-graduation degree in Management in 1970 from the University of Dhaka, Mr. Sarker involved himself with international trade and business. By virtue of his sincere efforts and inherent dynamic leadership, he has established and is now managing a good number of profitable industrial and business establishments related to manufacturing and export of yarn and fabric, processing and export of readymade garments, fish processing and export, general insurance, banking etc.
Shafiqul I. Sarker (Sohel)
Managing Director of the Group is the eldest son of Mr. A. H. Sarker. On top of a family legacy in textile business, he brings with him high academic background ‘Masters in Textile Management’ from North Carolina State University, USA. Prior to doing his master degree, he received BBA from Franklin and Marshall College of Pennsylvania, USA. Upon his joining the Group, he has enriched it with the management style, necessary to back-up the group’s rapid growth. Since his joining as Director, the management of Karim Spinning Mills Ltd. and Purbani Yarn Dyeing Limited have attained high degree of efficiency and as such those companies have planned for enhancement of the production capacity. Mr. Shafiqul I. Sarker (Sohel) has traveled various countries of the world in connection with higher education and international trade and business.
He is an educated and dynamic businessman and, an experienced industrialist. He is now associated with Shohagpur Textile Mills Ltd and Purbani Synthetic Spinning Ltd as Director.
Muzaffar Hossain Sarker
He is an educated man who obtained graduation in commerce from the University of Chittagong. On completion of his formal education, Mr. Muzaffar involved himself with the international trade and business. He is now associated with Shohagpur Textile Mills Ltd., Purbani Fabrics Ltd., Karim Textiles Ltd. and Karim Spinning Mills Ltd. as Director.
Zakaria H. Sarker (Farhan)
Zakaria Hossain Sarker (Farhan), son of Director, Mr Muzaffar Hossain Sarker completed his Bachelors and Master’s degree on Business Administration, from University of Greenwich, London before joining the board of Directors. Exposed to business at an early age Mr Farhan has always had a firm knowledge of the playing field, and being the only son he was destined to join the ranks of his predecessors. After graduation, he embraced his career with flying achievements. Introduction of new management techniques and strategies for smooth operation of the factories, and technological advancements within the companies which has helped achieve higher rate of efficiency were only a few amendments to start off his career. Currently he is involved in the operations of Karim Spinning Mills Limited, Purbani Rotor Spinning Limited, Purbani Fabrics Limited, Purbani Yarn Dyeing Limited, and Karim Textiles Limited.