Azizul Hoque is a finance professional with extensive experience in different industries including Lube-oil, LPG, Telecommunication, Testing – Inspection & Certification, Insure-tech & digital health, and NGOs. He’s currently the Head of Finance at Praava Health in Bangladesh
He has more than 19 years of experience spanning finance, accounting, corporate affairs, taxation and administration. He worked in large multinationals and local business conglomerates like Bureau Veritas, BIMA (Milvik), Mobil, Citycell, and so on. He is tech-savvy and helped organizations in the automation of accounting information systems. He helped business entities to become profitable and start-ups to be sustainable.
Azizul worked closely with various regulators including the Bangladesh Telecom Regulatory Commission (BTRC), Bangladesh Bank, Bangladesh Investment Authority (BIDA), the Register of Joint Stock Companies and Firms (RJSC) of Bangladesh and the National Board of Revenue (NBR). He is a self-motivated, results-driven and commercially astute professional and has been in senior business partnering, management and strategic leadership roles for the last 5 years. As a change agent, he has delivered transformational initiatives across the organization and worked under challenging circumstances.
Azizul holds a master’s degree in accounting from the National University of Bangladesh. He is a CGIA chartered holder and completed his Chartered Accountancy article ship from EY Bangladesh. He is also a certified income tax advisor. He’s part of the Global Events team of the CGIA Institute.
Azizul Hoque, CGIA®