mir zahir Hossain
Founder, Mir Akhter Hossain Limited
Mir Zaheer Hossain was born in May, 1947 in Kalkata, India. He spent his childhood in Faridpur, studying in Faridpur Zilla School and subsequently Rajendrapur College. He graduated from the Civil Engineering department of BUET in 1969.
Mr. Zaheer Hossain became the Managing Director of Mir Akhter Hossain Ltd. right after graduation, following the untimely demise of his father, Mir Akeb Hossain, the founder of Mir Akhter. His thorough knowledge of engineering and sharp business acumen guided Mir Akhter Hossain Ltd. through challenging projects and saw them to timely completion.
He was highly effective in managing projects, resources and personnel- skills that he imbued in the engineers that worked with him. Over the years, Mr. Zaheer Hossain with his brother, the current Managing Director, Mr. Nasir Hossain, grew the company to one of the leading construction companies in Bangladesh.