Gazi Yar Mohammed

EVP & Head of Innovation
ONE Bank Limited.

Gazi Yar Mohammed is a renowned fintech expert and retail banking leader in Bangladesh. He holds more than 15 years of experience in building and leading retail banking, retail lending, cards, retail branches and contact center management. He is currently working as Executive Vice President & Head of Innovation at ONE Bank Limited. In this where he is leading digital financial business. Prior to this role, he was Head of Retail Banking at the same bank. He started his career at Eastern Bank Ltd. (EBL) as Management Trainee; eventually he rose up assuming higher roles of Head of Retail Business and Head of Retail Credit at different eminent banks.

Gazi Yar is actively involved in helping the startup community through mentoring and sharing his experience on fintech and online to offline (O2O) marketplaces for FMCG brands and retailers. He is a well-recognized expert of building retail business from the scratch and scaling up of the business volume with the precise blend of technology. He is the co-author of 'Master Password', a self-help book for young generation, which has received positive reviews from different corporate and business leaders. He is a passionate speaker and a trainer on Fintech, Service Excellence, Change Management and Sales Excellence. He regularly conducts sessions in different training workshops offered by Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM). He has delivered speeches on goal accomplishment and personal development to the audiences in different universities inspiring myriad of young minds. He did his Masters in Bank Management (MBM) from BIBM and MBA in Marketing from IBA, University of Dhaka.