MOON Desk: Eminent banker Md. Shawkat Ali Khan joined Bangladesh Krishi Bank (BKB) as Managing Director on May 10, 2023. Prior to joining BKB, he served as the Deputy Managing Director at Rupali Bank Limited and he successfully served in Admin. & HR, Industrial Credit, General Credit & SME, Agri, Rural Credit & Micro Credit, Foreign Trade Finance & International, Home Loan, Anti Money Laundering, Establishment & Welfare, ICT and Law Divisions. He also served as the bank’s CAMLCO, CFO and CRO. He received an appreciation letter as recognition of his work for playing an important role in formulating the policy of Home Loan for the government employees of the Ministry of Finance. During his career, he took part in different banking related training, seminar and symposium held at home and abroad. He holds B.Sc (Honors) and M.Sc degrees in Chemistry from Jahangirnagar University and completed MBA degree in Banking from University of Dhaka. Md. Shawkat Ali Khan was born into a noble Muslim family at Taktarchala village of Shakhipur upazila in Tangail district.