Mr. Chowdhury is a Managing Director and the Chief Financial Officer of ASMA Capital, Manager of the IDB Infrastructure Fund II.
Prior to ASMA Capital, Mr. Chowdhury was a Managing Partner and the CEO of EMP Bahrain, where he was responsible for the operations and management of IDB Infrastructure Fund I and was instrumental in the acquisition of assets for the fund. Mr. Chowdhury was on the Board of Directors of the investee companies and was responsible for the divestment of nine of the eleven investments in Fund I’s portfolio.
Prior to EMP Bahrain, Mr. Chowdhury was a Senior Advisor with Credit Suisse Group. He was previously with Deutsche Bank Group (Asia-pacific), where he was responsible for managing and structuring Infrastructure and Asset-Backed investments. Mr. Chowdhury is a member of the Financial Services Institute of Australia (FINSIA) and holds post graduate degrees in Finance and Economics.