Mahmud Hasan Khan (Babu) / Managing Director of the Rising Group

Mr. Mahmud Hasan Khan (Babu) is a leading business personality in Bangladesh who entered business to pursue his dream of creating more employment and expediting the wheel of economy for poverty eradication and social development. Hence after completion of his B.S.S. and M.S.S from the University of Dhaka, he instead of pursuing the traditional career paths started his own business on small scale in 1997 to realize his dream.

After years of hard work Mr. Mahmud Hasan built a business conglomerate named Rising Group which has more than a dozen units, including spinning, knitting & dying, stitching, washing, printing, accessories, jute spinning, finance and logistics companies. He is the Managing Director of the Rising Group which has created job opportunities for more than 7,000 people and contributes to the national economy with annual export turnover of around US$128 million in 2016.

Mr. Mahmud Hasan is also well known as a business leader who for the last 18 years has been involved with different activities and initiatives of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA). He was elected Director of the trade association for several terms. He was also elected Vice President (Finance) of BGMEA for the term of 2008-2009. Currently he has been serving BGMEA as Vice President and working for the development of the RMG sector.

Mr. Mahmud Hasan Khan is involved in different social organizations. He is a Member of Kurmitola Golf Club, Dhaka, Uttara Club Limited, Dhaka, and Mohammedan Sporting Club Limited.