Nihad Kabir

Nihad Kabir, Barrister-at-Law, business magnate and educator, is a Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court of Bangladesh. She is the Chairperson of the Trustee Board of Business Initiative Leading Development (BUILD) for the year 2022-23. She formerly served as the resident of Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI). Ms. Kabir has also been a member of the National Pay and Services Commission and the National Education Policy Committee, Government of Bangladesh.

With over 25 years of experience as a corporate and commercial lawyer, Ms. Kabir is a Senior Partner of Syed Ishtiaq Ahmad and Associates. She is also a Senior Fellow and Board member of BIDS, a member of the Board of Governors of the Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre, and Chairperson of Ain o Salish Kendra. Aside from these roles, she is also the independent director of on the board of Square Textiles Limited, and the director of the Infrastructure Development Company Limited (IDCOL). She has formerly chaired the Boards of BRAC EPL Stock Brokerage Limited and BRAC EPL Investment Limited and has been a board member of Bkash and BRAC Bank.

Ms. Kabir obtained her BA degree in Law from the Cambridge University in 1988 joined the Bar of England and Wales in the same year. She completed her LLM from the Cambridge University as well.