Ms Azeeza Aziz Khan is a qualified Chartered Accountant with a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Business from University College London. Upon graduation Ms Khan worked briefly in private equity and wealth management at Bank of America-Merrill Lynch before moving back to Bangladesh to join Summit group as a Director.
Ms Khan spent her initial years gaining a deeper understanding about Summit’s core business, with a strong focus on finance and internal audit controls, in line with her educational background. In order to better serve as a director of Summit Group, she has taken on and completed project finance training at IDCOL and Leadership, Innovation and Strategy (LIS) program from General Electric in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.
Since 2011, she has also been a key contributor to the establishment of Summit’s CSR charter and driver of the group’s CSR activities and currently sits on the distinguished board of SEID Trust, non-government voluntary development organization working for social inclusion and promoting rights of underprivileged children with disabilities including intellectual and multiple disabilities as well as autism since 2003.
Alongside her work responsibilities, Ms Khan is simultaneously pursuing an accreditation as a Chartered Accountant and has already completed her practical working experience with Rahman Rahman Huq KPMG Bangladesh. She currently works with the audit committee at Summit which ensures that the groups adherence to corporate governance and best practices.
Her long term goal at Summit is to ensure that as an organisation it has a strategic road map for the near, medium and long term and to spearhead it’s business development.