Mr. Salman Karim is a profound pathfinder who has acquired vast amount of experience
from visiting various companies’ factories abroad through business development and
promotional programs. His career began with Confidence Group in 2008, where he was in
charge of implementing the group’s first power plant in Habiganj. During the same year
Confidence Group was looking to expand into the Business Process Outsourcing (BPO)
market and thus he was given the task of starting a trial project. However, due to a
shift in goal of the group, Mr. Salman Karim was appointed as the Director of Production
of Confidence Steel and precast concrete production.
Under his guidance a transformer unit was established in 2011. As the Director of
Production, he improved the overall quality management of the company and thus increased
production efficiency by 20%. In doing so he enabled the company to compete
internationally by reducing production costs.
When Confidence Group decided to enter the battery market he helped start the unit from
scratch and in 2015 he was appointed as the CEO of Gaston Battery. Under his leadership,
Confidence Electric and Gaston Battery have seen unprecedented growth and have become
leading brands in the market.
Mr. Salman Karim earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering in 2008
from University of Texas. In addition to achieving the degree with honors, he was in the
Dean’s lists for six consecutive semesters. However, his greatest achievement till date
is designing and optimizing a heat sink for computer video card of Advance Micro Device
(AMD) series X1950, in which he takes great pride.