Bangladeshi business tycoon and the founder and Chairman of the Bashundhara Group.
He earned a degree in business from the University of Dhaka.
His personal wealth reached the $980 million mark in 2012.
He and his wife Afroza Begum had four children: Sadat, Shafiat, Saeyem, and Safwan.
He was the father of fellow businessman Sayem Anvir .