An advancing name in the area of trade and industrial entrepreneurship of Bangladesh is Akij Group. Competent successor to the deceased leader Sheikh Akijuddin of this group is Sheikh Bashiruddin. Advancement of Akij Group is now being directed under his leadership. Mr. Sheikh Bashiruddin joined father’s company in the year 1989 as an ordinary labor. At that time his start up salary was fixed at Taka 3 hundred only. Keeping company with Managing Director-father and simultaneously using own education, labor and talent in befitting manner gradually he took the responsibilities as Managing Director.
Keeping in consideration, globalization and realities of free market economy, Akij Group started journey anew under his leadership. At present Akij Group is expanding their activities in new-new sectors covering Medicare, IT, CNG, Education. Simultaneously new-new successes are being achieved in production and marketing. Number of working people directly connected with this group has exceeded 50 thousand. Akij Group’s contribution is increasing into the national economy every moment. Akij Group is spreading at every stratum of national development and prosperity. Flawless role of Sheikh Bashiruddin as competent representative of Late Sheikh Akijuddin, father of this vast industrial group of several thousand crore taka which emanated from Bidi Industry of small size, creates hopes. Responsibility to create new assets, without wasting paternal assets has revealed responsible, growth oriented mental awareness of Sheikh Bashiruddin. Everybody expects as a new generation entrepreneur Sheikh Bashiruddin will raise Akij Group, through his creativity as architect of resourceful Bangladesh. In recognition of incessant contribution in country’s finance-industry and commerce by utilizing the industrial group of paternal inheritance in the services of the motherland he has been nominated as best business personality of Arthokatha. He would be the symbol of confidence and means of dependency to materialize the desire of connection of Akij Group in greater role under his leadership in the construction of future of Bangladesh. Sincere greetings and wishes to him from the family of Arthokatha.