A distinguished businessperson and perceptive entrepreneur, Mr. Khondoker Monir Uddin, the founder promoter of Shanta, opts to do business by providing world-class products and services in our country. With his visionary leadership and keen business knowledge, Shanta drives forward to not only provide superior quality products, but to demonstrate unparalleled foresight by developing projects which are the epitome of modern architecture and comfortable living.
Mr. Monir completed his Bachelors with Honours and Masters degrees from the Department of Accounting, University of Dhaka. Over the past three decades he has established Shanta as one of the leading corporate houses in Bangladesh, with investments in diversified sectors, and thus has been continually recognized as a commercially important person (CIP) of the country. Mr. Monir is also a founder and Managing Director of the prestigious STS Group - which revolutionized the healthcare and education sectors of the country, as well as a sponsor Director and former Chairman of Dhaka Bank Limited.
Jasmine Sultana, wife of Khondoker Monir Uddin, obtained her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Dhaka and has since been a key stakeholder behind the success of Shanta Holdings Limited over the past decades. She is an experienced entrepreneur with a long track record and is also ex-Chairperson of the Dhaka Bank Limited. Under her strong leadership and entrepreneurial spirit, Shanta Holdings Limited has become one of the leading real estate developers in the country by developing iconic projects which are unparalleled in design and quality.
Mr. Saif Khondoker completed his BBA with a specialization in Strategic Management from the University of Toronto, and his MBA from the prestigious Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. Under his leadership, Shanta strives to continuously enhance its operational efficiency, strategic marketing and branding, and implement state-of-the-art technologies. His focus also lies in driving product innovation by incorporating modern features into Shanta projects, which truly differentiate it from competitors.
Apart from his active involvement in the management and decision making of the company, he has also spearheaded the formation of Shanta Home Systems - an authorized dealership of Control 4 automation products, offering the latest in home automation and entertainment solutions. He is also a Director of the Delta Life Insurance Company Ltd, and Managing Director of Shanta Asset Management Ltd and Shanta Technologies Ltd.