A distinguished and perceptive entrepreneur, Mr. Khondoker Monir Uddin, the founder promoter of Shanta, opts to do business by providing world-class products and services in Bangladesh. With his visionary leadership and extensive business knowledge, Shanta drives forward to not only provide superior quality products and services, but to demonstrate unparalleled foresight by developing iconic projects which are the epitome of modern architecture, safe, functional and comfortable living. The reputation and success of Shanta are testament to his strong ethics and relentless focus on quality, innovation and social responsibility.
Mr. Monir completed both 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 successful investments in diversified sectors and thus has been continually recognized as a Commercially Important Person (CIP) by the Government of Bangladesh since 2000 till date. Mr. Monir is also a founder and Managing Director of the prestigious STS Group - which revolutionized the healthcare and education sectors of the country by establishing international standard institutions like Evercare Hospital Dhaka (previously Apollo Hospitals Dhaka), International School Dhaka (ISD) and the DPS STS schools. He is also a sponsor Director and former Chairman of Dhaka Bank Limited, and the Managing Director of Shanta Securities Limited.
Mrs. Jasmine Sultana, wife of Mr. Khondoker Monir Uddin, obtained her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Dhaka and has 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 Dhaka Bank Limited. She is also recognized as a Commercially Important Person (CIP) by the Government of Bangladesh for her contributions. Under her strong leadership and entrepreneurial spirit, Shanta has become one of the leading real estate developers in the country.
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 strengthen its strategic
marketing and branding, enhance operational efficiencies, and incorporate state-of-the-art
technologies and best practices. Moreover, his focus on quality and driving product
innovation by incorporating modern features into Shanta projects continue to truly
differentiate it from competitors, ensuring it remains unparalleled in design and quality.
Apart from his active involvement in the management and executive decision making of the company, he has also spearheaded the formation of Shanta Home Systems - an authorized dealership of Control 4, USA offering the latest in home automation solutions. He is also a Director of the Delta Life Insurance Company Ltd and Managing Director of Shanta Asset Management Ltd.