Mr. Shib Narayan Kairy has joined BRAC University as Treasurer on 2nd July 2017 in which role he will provide oversight to the university’s major upcoming project – the building of a US$ 100 million state-of-the-art campus. He will also ensure that the university continues to be a financially sustainable centre of excellence for higher education in Bangladesh.
In addition, Mr Kairy will continue to serve in the Boards of BRAC Bank Limited, BRAC EPL Investment Limited, BRAC EPL Stock Brokerage Limited, and BRAC Tea Company Limited.
Prior to joining BRAC University, Mr. Kairy served BRAC for 35 years and upon reaching 60 years of age he retired as the Chief Financial Officer of BRAC and BRAC International. Following the completion of his M.Com in Accounting from the University of Dhaka, he joined the Accounts Section of BRAC in April 1982.
Throughout his outstanding career with BRAC, Mr. Kairy rose from the position of Accounts Assistant to become the Chief Financial Officer, a role he has carried out with distinction for close to a decade. He has been an essential and integral part of BRAC, contributing directly to many of the organization’s successes over the last three and a half decades. Under his leadership, BRAC has also been repeatedly recognized for the transparency of its financial reporting. BRAC received the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) National Award for Best Published Accounts and Reports for the years consecutively from 2004 to 2015.