Renowned painter Hashem Khan, EBL Managing Director and CEO Ali Reza Iftekhar handing over the first prize to Syed Ahasanur Karim Antor, winner of the photo contest, organized by Eastern Bank for their employees.
DHAKA:A 3-day exhibition featuring 33 photographs by Eastern Bank employees ended at Drik Gallery in the city yesterday,July 8.
Hashem Khan, renowned painter, inaugurated the photo exhibition as chief guest on Thursday, July 6. Ali Reza Iftekhar, MD and CEO of EBL was present at the inauguration ceremony among others.
Ali Reza Iftekhar in his welcome speech said, ‘At EBL we believe that employees are our greatest asset. Many of them possess unique talents. The competition is designed to spot the latent talents in them and connect them emotionally with the brand EBL.’
Earlier the jury board of the contest comprising renowned photographers Hasan S. Chandan, Shafiqul Alam Kiron and Jannatul Mawa selected 12 best images for the 2017 calendar and picked up the winners from among a staggering 111 entries. The theme for the contest was ‘Landmarks of Bangladesh.’
The Incomplete Mughal Monument by Syed Ahasanur Karim Antor of Product and Channel Support, Cards, Consumer Banking won the first prize. Mohammed MostafizurRahman’s Abandonment gave him the second prize. He is from Channel Relation, Cards, Consumer Banking. Excavation by Md. Jobiar Rahman of Gulshan North branch, won the third prize.
The contest titled Simple Pleasures of Life is being arranged as part of EBL’s employee engagement programme since 2012.