Additional Secretary of the Civil Aviation and Tourism Ministry Md Mokabbir Hossain has been made the new Managing Director of Biman Bangladesh Airlines. He will also serve as the Chief Executive Officer of the national flag carrier. The Public Administration Ministry issued a notification in this regard on Thursday. Contacted, Mokabbir confirmed the issue to Bangladesh Post.
It is to be noted, earlier on the board of directors meeting, the authority was failed to confirm anybody for the post from different applicants. The meeting was chaired by, Biman’s Air Marshal (retd) Muhammad Enamul Bari. The board of directors proposed appointing Mokabbir to the posts on Sep 3.
Biman circulated a recruitment notice for the posts of CEO and MD, and Deputy Managing Director on March this year. Mokabbir started his career as BCS admin cadre in 1991.