Group Chairman & Managing Director
Mr. Moinuddin Hasan Rashid was born in 1982 in Dhaka. Upon completion of his B.Sc. in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from University College London he joined United Group in 2005 as a second-generation Director. As a young and energetic entrepreneur, he marked his future through dedication, dynamism and foresight in shaping the Power Sector, one of the major enterprises of United Group. On 12 July 2011 he was appointed as Managing Director of United Enterprises & Co. Ltd, and simultaneously holds the position of the Managing Director for United Power Generation and Distribution Co. Ltd. and many more sister concerns. Mr. Rashid is an Active Trustee of the United Trust, a CSR organization of the Group and United International University Foundation.
In 2011 he oversaw the commissioning of 208 MW Power Generation under three projects (KPCL II, KJAPCL & UAPL). United Ashuganj Power Ltd. (UAPL), now United Energy Ltd. (UEL) 53 MW, is a quick rental power plant that was constructed and commissioned in a record time of 120 days under the tireless and bold leadership of Mr. Rashid. He also established United Property Solutions Ltd. one of the leading real estate developers of the country and oversaw the development of United Land Port Teknaf Ltd, Bangladesh’s only land port with Myanmar. Along with responsibilities mentioned above, he looks after Group Investment and Business Development. Mr. Moinuddin Hasan Rashid supervised Power Plant expansion projects of UPGDCL DEPZ and UPGDCL CEPZ by 75 MW, oversaw commissioning of United Energy Ltd., formerly known as Shajahanullah Power Generation Co Ltd, a 28 MW Power Plant, and spearheaded the Joint-Venture of Gunze United Limited in 2013. Mr. Rashid also established United Shipping and Logistics Services Ltd. in 2015. In 2018, Mr. Rashid led United Mymensingh Power Ltd., a 200 MW HFO fired IPP to commissioning in only 6 months!
Currently, Mr. Rashid is the Managing Director of United Power Generation & Distribution Co. Ltd. (UPGDCL), United Ashuganj Power Ltd. (UAPL), United Ashuganj Energy Ltd. and United Property Solutions Ltd. (UPSL) and is in the Board of Directors of United Hospital Ltd. (UHL), Khulna Power Company Ltd. (KPCL) and United Landport Teknaf Ltd. (ULPTL). He is also an active member of the Board of Trustees of United International University (UIU). Mr. Rashid is also the Joint General Secretary of the Board of Trustees United International University and Managing Director of United Professional Services Ltd., Sir John Wilson School.
Mr. Nasiruddin Akhter Rashid, born in 1983, began his professional career at United Group as an Executive at United Hospital Ltd. back in 2006. He completed his basic studies in combination of home and abroad: British Council, Dhaka, Sunway College, Malaysia and a Degree in Commerce from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia.
He joined the United Enterprises & Co. Ltd. in 2008 as a Management Trainee and was thereafter appointed as its Associate Director in 2009. As a young entrepreneur, Mr. Nasir was deeply involved with business affairs of the Group and his keen sense of professionalism led to his appointment as the Director of United Group in 2013. He currently oversees the administration unit and the land division of the Group. He is also involved in overseeing the day to day operation of the Singapore Trading arm of the Group, United Energy Trading Pte. Ltd., United Land Port Teknaf Ltd., and United Shipping & Logistics Services Ltd. Mr. Nasir is also heading the construction of the Tank Terminal project at Anwara, Chittagong under Soya Products Bangladesh Ltd.
Mr. Nasir is one of the Directors of all the corporate entities under United Group, notably United Enterprises & Co. Ltd., United Power Generation & Distribution Co. Ltd., United Anwara Power Ltd., United Hospital Ltd., Neptune Land Development Ltd., United Shipping & Logistics Services Ltd. etc. In addition to this, he is also a member of the Board of Trustees of United International University and an active member of Trustees of United Trust, a CSR organization of the Group. Throughout his professional career, he has travelled to a number of countries namely USA, Australia, Singapore, India for business purposes.
Mr. Malik Talha Ismail Bari joined United Group in 2008 as its Associate Director and subsequently became one of its second-generation Directors in 2011. Mr. Malik completed his Bachelors in Business Management from King’s College London, UK in 2005 and Masters in Finance from the University of New South Wales, Australia in 2007. Prior to joining United Group he has interned at the South Asia Enterprise Development Facility (a sister concern of IMF) in Dhaka and has also worked as a marketing representative at Bank West, New South Wales, Australia.
Since his introduction to the Group, he has been avidly involved in developing the Group’s construction sector alongside the first generation directors. He is in charge of supervising all the construction projects of the Group, namely IPCO hotels, United City Condominium Complex, United City IT Park among others. Mr. Malik’s knack for providing creative solutions led to the birth of Unimart Ltd., a state-of-the-art supermarket with 40,000 sft continuous floor space, located in the heart of Gulshan 2. From the early stages of its inception in 2013, he has led the noteworthy growth of Unimart in the capacity of its Managing Director.
Mr. Malik is one of the Directors of all the corporate entities under United Group, notably United Enterprises & Co. Ltd., United Power Generation & Distribution Co. Ltd., United Anwara Power Ltd., IPCO Developments Ltd., United Hospital Ltd., United Property Solution Ltd. etc. In addition to this, he is also a member of the Board of Trustees of United International University and an active member of Trustees of United Trust, a CSR organization of the Group. Throughout his professional career, he has traveled to a number of countries namely USA, UK, Australia, Canada, Singapore, France, Netherlands for business purposes.
Mr. Fahad Khan, born in 1988, completed his graduation in Economics and Business from the University of Sheffield, UK in 2009. He has been serving as an Associate Director in the Board of United Group since 2009. As a young entrepreneur, Mr. Fahad has displayed passion towards the tasks assigned to him and motivated to deliver accordingly. Mr. Fahad has been playing a dynamic role in the growth of the Group by demonstrating his entrepreneurial capability while performing various assigned responsibilities in the Group.
He is primarily involved in overseeing the day to day operations of United Hospital Ltd., one of the largest multidisciplinary hospitals in Dhaka, Bangladesh. He has been involved with the Hospital since its early days and has played a noteworthy role in its decade long journey. Mr. Fahad has helped the Group further broaden its business portfolio through the initiation of LPG bottling plant business, United LPG Ltd. and through sourcing and supply of medical items, Dhaka Indenting Ltd.
Mr. Fahad is also a member of the Board of Trustees of United International University and an active member of Trustees of United Trust, a CSR organization of the Group.
Mr. Wasekul Azad was born in 1985 in Dhaka. After completion of his schooling in Bangladesh, he went to United Kingdom for higher studies. There he completed his Bachelor in Science in Business Management from the University of Essex in 2009. He came to Bangladesh and completed his Masters in Business Administration in 2011 from United International University.
He joined United Group as its Associate Director upon his return to Bangladesh after completion of his graduation. He simultaneously served his responsibilities as the Associate Director of the Group while pursuing his Masters. Mr. Wasekul oversees the day to day operation of United Polymer Ltd., a value based manufacturing unit of United Group, focused on innovating, manufacturing and marketing of polyethylene (PET) products. He is also looking after the construction of the new permanent campus of United International University at Satarkul, Dhaka. In addition to his present responsibilities, he is also a Director in the board of United Hospital Ltd, a member of the Board of Trustees of United International University and an active member of Trustees
Khondaker Zayed Ahsan, Associate Director, United Group