Mohammed Shafi Uddin, CIP
National Fish Company W.L.L
Pacific Aluminum Group
Mohammed Shafi Uddin, an indomitable entrepreneurial businessman of Bangladesh, has been able to strengthen his position in the business arena of Bahrain in the Middle East. This self-confident, hardworking and well-planned man is the general manager of National Fish Company W.L.L. and Pacific Aluminum Group.
Mohammad Shafi Uddin a handsome and hardworking businessman was born on January 15, 1974 in an aristocratic family of Kunirbil village of Chittagong, Bangladesh. His father was late Alhaj Abdul Mannan and Hosne Ara Begum, his mother.
From childhood, Mohammed Shafi Uddin was very talented. He passed his SSC from Satbaria ML High School Chandanish and HSC from Quaish Burischar Sheikh Mohamad City Corporation Degree College Chottogram. He has a natural inclination for becoming a businessman from his childhood as his grandfather was a successful businessman of his time and Mohammad Shafi was very close to him. When he was young, Mohammed Shafi Uddin thought that it is possible for him to create a positive impact for his family and country if he could lead his career abroad. From this thinking, he went to Bahrain in June 1992. He was very young at that time. He successfully proved that youth is strength. He built his own business arena in Bahrain through his hardwork and dedication. He proved that entrepreneurs who succeed at business ownership are persistent. He is one of the founders of the National Fish Company W.L.L, which was established in 1999. Currently he is serving as the General Manager of this company. In addition to Bahrain’s domestic market, this fish company exports processed fish to various countries, including Japan, South Korea and the United States.
Mohammad Shafi Uddin expanded his business arena and entered into the aluminum manufacturing market of Bahrain by launching Pacific Aluminum Group in 2003. The products of Pacific Aluminum Group such as doors, gas, kitchen, fittings, furniture, etc manufactured by using aluminum are also exported to global market after meeting the demand of the local market. Moreover, Mohammad Shafi Uddin also launched a venture in Poland named Pacific Global and he is the director of this venture. He became a significant contributor of remittance and in recognition of sending remittances, he received the respectable Commercially Important Person (CIP) status from the Government of Bangladesh in 2014.
In Bahrain, more than two lakh Bangladeshis are engaged in various professions and trades. Mohammad Shafi Uddin has a very good reputation as a social worker among the Bangladeshi Community.
Mohammad Shafi Udiin has also expanded his business in Bangladesh. He is the Chairman of Rainbow Sea Food Ltd. Ctg. The company exports frozen fish, especially sea fish and shrimp.
He has built a mosque in his village. He has been involved for helping the orphans through Satbaria Shah Amanat Senior Madrassha Chandanish Chittagong, which is centrally Managed by Dyemi Complex, Dhaka. This orphanage & Madrasha was established by his ancestors.
Smart and patriotic business personality Mohammed Shafi Uddin thinks that government of Bangladesh can play a very vital role in the foreign labor market by sending people for employment with proper training. If the government can send skilled workers, remittance income can be increased ten times. He also demanded an end to irregularities, corruption and harassment of migrant workers in their native country.
Mohammed Shafi Uddin lives in Bahrain with his wife, This couple is blessed with two sons and two daughters.