Mr. Hafiz Ahmed Mazumdar, a former member of Bangladesh Parliament and Chairman of Pubali Bank Ltd.has been appointed Chairman of Bangladesh Red Crescent Society with effect from 08thApril 2015. Before assumption of the high office of Chairman BDRCS, he was holding the office of Vice-Chairman BDRCS since 2009. Mr. Hafiz Ahmed Mazumdar, son of Alhaj Emadur Rahman Mazumdar and Ms. Amina Khatun, hails from the district of Sylhet and was born in an illustrious Muslim family.
He represented Zakigonj- Kanaighat constituency while in the Parliament for three terms. He is the founder of a number of humanitarian and educational institutions in Bangladesh namely Hafiz Mazumdar Education Trust, Sylhet; Hafsa Mazumdar Girls College, Sylhet; Wazed Ali Mazumdar Secondary School, Sylhet; Sazzed Mazumdar Bidda Nikaton, Sylhet; Hafiz Mazumdar Bidda Nikaton, Sylhet; M. R. Mazumdar Bidda Nikaton, Sylhet; Emdad Mazumdar Bidda Nikaton, Sylhet; Hafiz Mazumdar Trust, Sylhet; Scholars Home, Sylhet; etc. He is the donor of UnderprivilegedChildrens Educational Programs (UCEP) Hafiz Mazumdar Sylhet Technical College.
Mr. Mazumdar is the life members of Bangladesh Red Crescent Society, and also member of Gulshan Club and Bangladesh Heart Foundation. He is the Managing Director of Brindaban Tea Garden, Habiganj; Beauty Garments Limited; Rupantor Ltd. and Bichitra Ltd. He visited various countries as member of theBangladesh parliamentary delegation. He also participated in the 5th Asian Ministerial Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction -5AMCDRR, Jakarta, Indonesia as the Head of Delegation from Bangladesh Red Crescent Society. Most recently he participated in the Asia Pacific Zone Workshop on the Institutionalization of Principles and Rules for Humanitarian Assistance jointly organized by IFRC and ICRC in Kuala Lumpur during 14-17 April 2015. Mr. Mazumdar is a versatile genius and is well known for his outstanding leadership and amiable personality. His dedication and commitment to selfless services are highly commendable and has been matter of great pride that has taken him to pinnacle of success in the area of commerce, industry, banking, education, social service and politics.