MEET THE LEADERS
M. SHAHADAT HOSSAIN KIRON
There is a relatively small segment of leaders in the business world; individuals who seem able to build relationships, trust, and rapport with almost anyone, and then are able to broker the relationships and make connections between people, creating partnerships and alliances, and motivating forward momentum to ‘get things done. Shahadat Hossain Kiron is one of those people, and ‘getting things done’ and driving results—through collaboration, and relationships— is what he is all about. With an enthusiastic and genuinely friendly attitude, Mr. Kiron radiates a sincere passion for delivering value and benefits to his customers. As a calculated risk-taker with deep industrial knowledge Mr. Kiron has led Dekko Group through survival, turnaround and growth modes. Over the years he has built a reputation for developing business strategies and incubating new business models embracing the core values of integrity, innovation, and growth. He has repeatedly proved his ability to lead through diverse and challenging situations. Mr. Kiron holds a bachelor’s degree in Business from Dhaka College.
Action is the foundational key to all success
- Pablo Picasso
M. SHAHID HOSSAIN
Mr. Shahid started contributing to the business during his Masters from Dhaka University. He was instrumental in establishing the group from the very beginning and he had a significant contribution to the towering growth to the group. Mr. Shahid’s greatest strengths are his creativity, drive and leadership. He thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand the company’s reach. He is obsessively attentive to detail, ruthlessly competitive, calm in a crisis, willing to make tough decisions, great at spotting talent, famously generous. To ensure flawless placements and candidate and client satisfaction, Mr. Shahid also maintains and regularly enhances a database that helps assess client compatibility. He believes that “We develop partnerships, not just customers. Our relationships with our partners rely upon more than a simple one-time transaction.” Mr. Shahid’s calculating, sharp business management skills have led Dekko Group to prominence. His continued leadership promises to drive successful expansion and lead the RMG markets in the future. Mr.Shahid holds a bachelor's degree from Dhaka College and a masters degree from Dhaka University.
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand
- Vince Lombardi
KALPAN S HOSSAIN
Mr. Kalpan S Hossain is a powerful business driver whose entrepreneurial instincts and clarity of vision have carried multiple companies through rapid and continuous growth. Mr. Kalpan is distinguished by his passion for business, his focus on collaborative team-building, and his commitment to meeting customer and market demands. His contagious enthusiasm instills him and his team members with extraordinary energy and dedication in an environment where creativity and innovation are encouraged. He does not just set out ambitious goals ... he motivates people to deliver. He transmits key concepts in RMG sector with a fresh vision and smart adoption of technology—with emphasis on revenue opportunities & impact, efficiency, enhanced passenger experience, and new business opportunities. Mr. Kalpan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with a Major in Economics from the University of Virginia and a Master of Business Administration degree from North South University of Bangladesh.
Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it
- Charles R. Swindoll
Rayana Hossain believes that design should be embedded at every level of any organization. Her education from Harvard University cemented her passion for making design and creativity a priority so that it can be used for transforming systems and inspiring innovation. Coupled with curiosity and determination, she applied her breadth of knowledge and experience in design to an established business of Dekko group. Since then the leaders of Dekko not only have taken some bold bets but also ventured into businesses that are built on innovation, similar to its own roots of pioneering in paints and garments industries. Rayana has already started a furnishing company, ISHO, a stepping stone for smart home solutions in Bangladesh, as part of Dekko. ISHO follows the philosophy of cumulative knowledge construction to develop the most valuable user experience, evolving customer needs while embracing the collaborative nature of design.
I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.
- Rabindranath Tagore