Simeen Rahman is a leading Bangladeshi businesswoman and is the Group CEO of Transcom Ltd and Board Director of its subsidiaries. She presides over all Transcom Ltd companieswith operational and management control of the group. She also holds the position of Managing Director & CEO of select subsidiaries.
Group companies include: Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Limited (leading and fastest growing pharmaceutical manufacturers – formerly SmithKline & French), Transcom Consumer Products Limited (first ever PepsiCo Foods Franchisee in the world - salty snacks, Quaker Oats), Transcom Distribution Co. Ltd. (distribution of pharmaceuticals – Eskayef, Novo Nordisk, Servier, Allergan and consumer brands – L’Oreál, Garnier, Heinz, Mars, Abbott Nutrition, Energizer, Schick, Britannia, Unilever International), Transcom Beverages Limited (sole Bangladesh franchisee of PepsiCo Beverages, USA – Pepsi, 7-Up, Mirinda, Mountain Dew, Evervess, Slice, Aquafina), Bangladesh Lamps Limited (manufacturers of lighting products), Bangladesh Electrical Industries Limited (manufacturers of Samsung and Transtec TVs), Transcom Foods Limited (sole franchisee of Pizza Hut & KFC), Transcom Electronics Limited (distribution of Samsung, Whirlpool, Daikin, Hitachi, Panasonic, Philips and Transtec household appliances), Mediastar Limited (Publishers of Prothom Alo, world’s largest Bengali Newpaper), Ayna Broadcasting Corporation Limited (FM Radio Station) and Tea Holdings Limited.
She serves as the Managing Director & CEO of Eskayef Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Eskayef has a presence across 47 countries. Eskayef is the first company in the world to partner with Novo Nordisk to manufacture modern pen-fill insulin and one of the first companies in the world to launch the generic form of Remdesivir to fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
She is also the Managing Director & CEO of PepsiCo’s first snacks franchise in the world, Transcom Consumer Products Ltd, and of Bangladesh’s largest distribution company, Transcom Distribution Co. Ltd.
In addition, she is an elected Member of the Executive Committee of the leading trade body of Bangladesh, the Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Dhaka.
Ms. Rahman also serves as the Chairperson of the Faraaz Hossain Foundation.