With a vision to encourage market transformation towards sustainable business practice, IDLC will continue their Agrabad branch`s journey from World Trade Center, Chittagong. The new premise has recently achieved the prestigious LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Gold Certification from USGBC (United States Green Building Council) under the category of commercial interior. The branch is the first of its kind to achieve such acknowledgement under the aforementioned category in the financial industry of Bangladesh.
Aziz Al Mahmood, Chairman, IDLC Finance Limited along with other dignitaries formally inaugurated the branch on 12th January, 2017. Arif Khan, CEO & Managing Director, IDLC Finance Limited, Board of Directors of IDLC Finance Ltd and local businessmen were also present at the event. Aziz Al Mahmood said, "Historically IDLC has been setting new milestones. Our new environment friendly office in World Trade Center Chittagong marks another achievement as the most sustainable financial brand of Bangladesh".
Arif Khan, CEO & Managing Director, IDLC Finance Limited said, "We are proud to open our branch at this vital location and believe to serve our stakeholders more efficiently. This is the result of our effort to spread our services all over the country. With this LEED certified green office, we will be more close to our customers in Chittagong to offer our diverse array of financial and non-financial services to enhance our share towards sustainability."
The IDLC Group is the largest Financial Institution in Bangladesh with more than Tk. 7,700 Crore in assets & net profit of Tk. 134 Crore till September 2016. IDLC employs 1,400 staff across its 34 branches. IDLC Finance, the Group`s parent company, maintains equal focus in the SME, Consumer and Corporate segments. IDLC Finance also has a significant presence in the Capital Markets through its wholly-owned subsidiaries, IDLC Investments Ltd, IDLC Securities Ltd and IDLC Asset Management Ltd.