Mr. Quasem is a member of the governing body of SAJIDA Foundation. He also holds the post of Director of Operations of Fareast Group Knitting and Dyeing (FEKDIL). He started his career at MM Ispahani Ltd and then worked as a banker in various senior management capacities with an international Bank in Hong Kong. In 1991, he joined a buying house in Hong Kong where he gained experience in textile and garments. He has been engaged in social work with Impact Foundation and Children’s Hope. Mr. Quasem is a shareholder director of well-established 5 manufacturing concerns in and around Dhaka with cumulative turnover of over US $150 million: Equity Resources Ltd., Echotex Ltd., Echo Sourcing (Pvt) Ltd., Far East Yarn Dyeing Industries Ltd., National Tea Co. Ltd.
He completed his post-graduation degree in Economics from Northern Eastern University, Boston, USA.