Who We Are
With a mission to deliver high quality and quick setting cement, Mir Cement started its journey in 2004. Our comprehensive research and development practices that focus on cement blend, technological integration in manufacturing, storage and supply chain, user demands and requirements have enabled us to establish ourselves as a reliable cement manufacturer that does not compromise on cement integrity.
In stark contrast to the present market, we believe in allocating more resources to product development than in advertising. Our commitment to product quality ensures the cement users that less cement is needed when using Mir Cement to obtain the desired strength.
A sister concern of Mir Akhter Hossain Limited (share link), the leader of infrastructural project construction in Bangladesh, and a subsidiary of Mir Group of Companies Limited, Mir Cement Limited has embedded roots in construction excellence and construction material manufacturing. Replicating the global standards and forward-thinking construction techniques that make Mir Akhter Hossain Limited the industry leading giant that it is today, we can confidently say that no challenge is difficult and we always deliver. All the businesses under our umbrella are centered around construction and technology, which is why we effectively pool our resources into maintaining a standard of cement that is far ahead of the curve.
Mir Cement achieves its goal by maintaining the followings:
- Improving comprehensively in current success areas
- Empowering the work force at every level
- Playing a vital role in social responsibility
The vision of Mir Cement Ltd is to improve the overall construction industry of Bangladesh by introducing new technologies and practices that have defined the infrastructure of the modern world.
Board of Directors
- Sohela Hossain
President of the Board, Mir Group of Companies
Sohela Hossain is the President of Board of MIR Group of Companies, a position she held since beginning. She is an integral member of MIR Group’s leadership team and responsible for business development, concept development, business planning, mapping out the company’s growth plans and plan to implementing the strategy.
M.A. in Philosophy with 1st class to her entire academic carrier Sohela Hossain has started her profession as a lecturer at Islamic Woman College. She also served as lecturer at Ideal College and Tejgaon University Collage. Her passion drives her to become a successful Singer and Writer too.
Chairperson of Mir Group of Companies and Director-Operations & Chief Operating Officer in Mir Akhter Hossain Limited
Born in Dhaka, Bangladesh and having spent his teen and adulthood in Bangladesh, Shama-E Zaheer, is an avid consumer of tv shows, music, books and websites. He has two MBAs in Finance & International Business, one from Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka, Bangladesh, another from Goijueta Business School, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA under the prestigious Junior Fulbright Program. He teaches at IBA, and is on the board, either as Chairman or Director, of a number of companies under the reputed Mir Group, a leading business house in Bangladesh, whose businesses span from cement, through construction and real estate to software. He is married to Sitwat Mariam Donna, who dabbles in art, fashion, music, movies and books. Mr. Shama-E Zaheer likes to ideate on apps, social networks and enterprise software.
Vice Chairman of Mir Group of Companies and President & Managing Director of Ergo ventures Limited
Fida-E Zaheer has been Vice Chairman of Mir Group and President & Managing Director of Ergo ventures Limited since its inception. He completed his Masters in Computer science from the University of Waterloo, Canada after his BSc in CSE from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET). Before starting his graduate studies, he was a lecturer at the United International University. He has research experience in multiple areas of computer science and has received a number of prestigious awards and scholarships including Ontario Graduate Scholarship and Research in Motion Graduate Research Scholarship. In his personal life, Mr. Fida-E Zaheer likes to eat, cook and eat, travel and eat, and watch movies and eat.
- NABA- E ZAHEER
Naba-E-Zaheer plays the Managing Director’s role in Mir Group of Companies Ltd. In this role, he is focused on setting the strategy and policies of the company and also concentrated on expansion of new business. He also leads company’s Organizational Development and Management Revitalization teams, providing staffs with superior leadership during critical transition phases, including hiring professional and technical staff, implementing budget reductions, writing business plans, and installing effective management information systems. Mr. Naba-E Zaheer holds a bachelor’s degree in business from the York University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is passionate about Sports, Sports & Sports.
- Mir Akhter Hossain Ltd.
Mir Akhter Hossain Ltd. started its journey in the field of Construction Industry almost from scratch in the year 1968. Through a long process of organizational development, it has achieved rapid and steady growth under the youthful exuberance and dynamic leadership of its Chairman and Managing Director in particular with able assistance and concerted efforts of its Directors, Engineers, Technicians and Employees in general and the Company is now in the forefront of Construction Industry in Bangladesh.
Since its inception till to date the Company successfully executed diverse projects like Construction of International Standard Highways and Bridges, Factory Buildings of Sugar and Textile Mills, as well as Pharmaceutical Complexes, Functional Buildings, International Standard Hotel Buildings, Auditoriums, Academics and Warehouses, Food and Fertilizer Warehouses, Railway Tracks, Overhead Tanks, Discharge Channels and so forth, to the entire satisfaction of its clients. To name some of those creations of national icons are the Radisson Water Garden Hotel, The Dhaka Sheraton Hotel Annex, Rajshahi Nagar Bhaban, Ruposhi Bangla, the British High Commission’s Residence, and the Ahsanullah Master Flyover at Tongi, The Third Buriganga Bridge, etc. The Company has in its key positions considerable number of experienced and dedicated civil, electrical and mechanical engineers, management personnel and skilled technicians. Mir Akhter Hossain Ltd. Also possesses adequate number of machineries, plant, equipment, and vehicles for undertaking precision engineering projects of considerable magnitude.
The remarkable success in the field of construction industry imbued Mir Akhter Hossain Ltd. from the beginning of the new millennium to diversify their business. As sister organizations, till date, Mir Cement Ltd., Mir Concrete Products Ltd., Mir Real Estate Ltd., and Ergo Ventures Ltd. have joined into its diversified portfolio.
- Mir Concrete Products Ltd.
Mir Concrete Products Ltd. was established in January 2004 for production and marketing of Ready-Mix Concrete and Concrete Blocks. Both Ready Mix Concrete and Concrete Blocks ensure quality of construction works and are free from harmful environmental effects caused by the traditional process of producing concrete at job site and bricks making. The Company has two Concrete Batching Plants and one Concrete Block Factory.
- Mir Real Estate Ltd.
Mir Real Estate Ltd. is all about removing the hassles from the wonderful work of making homes. From its inception in April, 2006, the company has successfully satisfied hundreds of clients and landowners by working closely with renowned architects, civil, electrical and mechanical engineers. Unlike traditional realty concerns, Mir Real Estate’s core focus is on the customers’ convenience. A highly coordinated sales team with a strong management focus of ‘convenience at every step’, works adamantly to make the transition to client’s dream home, office or commercial space seamless. Therefore, the extension into the real estate industry was only logical for Mir Akhter Hossain Ltd.
- Ergo Ventures Limited
ERGO Ventures Limited the latest amalgamation in Mir Group of Companies Limited is a Software Development Company. Ergo Ventures is actively engaged in developing applications for the Smart-phone Environment, focusing mostly on Android® Devices and iPhone. These applications are designed to be entertaining, namely in the forms of games, fun toys and accessories. Also, small screen solutions for Websites, Web Services and Products are developed in-house. The young software and design experts in the company are valuable assets when it comes to creating valuable experiences for the customers. Ergo Ventures focuses on the design, delivery and ease of use of website while diversifying the types of websites it develops, spanning from informational sites, through dynamic-content pages to Social Networks. Its innovative pool of programmers and web developers has the potential to create innovative platforms for clients through their websites. Ergo is especially adept at Open source and Custom CMS, Web design, Flash and jQuery animation-based graphics design, Database design, Web marketing, and Social networking systems.