Corporate Brief

SQUARE today symbolizes a name – a state of mind. But its journey to the growth and prosperity has been no bed of roses. From the inception in 1958, it has today burgeoned into one of the top line conglomerates in Bangladesh. Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd., the flagship company, is holding the strong leadership position in the pharmaceutical industry of Bangladesh since 1985 and is now on its way to becoming a high performance global player.


Company Name : Square Pharmaceuticals Ltd.
Year of Establishment : 1958 (as a Partnership Firm)
Date of Incorporation : 10-11-1964 (as a Private Limited Company)
Incorporation Number : 2252/EP-68
Country of Incorporation : Bangladesh
Converted into Public Limited : 01-01-1990
Present Status : Public Listed Company
Stock Exchange Listing : Dhaka and Chittagong Stock Exchange
Business Lines : Manufacturing and Marketing of Pharmaceuticals Finished Products, Basic Chemicals, AgroVet, Pesticide, Small Volume Parental Opthalmic and Insulin Products.
Board of Directors : Mr. Samuel S Chowdhury, Chairman
Mrs. Ratna Patra, Vice Chairman
Mr. Tapan Chowdhury, Managing Director
Mr. Anjan Chowdhury, Director    
Mr. Kazi Iqbal Harun, Director
Mrs. Nihad Kabir, Independent Director
Mr. Syed Afzal Hasan Uddin, Independent Director
CFO : Mr. Md. Kabir Reza, FCMA
Company Secretary : Mr. Khandaker Habibuzzaman, FCS
Authorized Capital : BDT 10,000 million
Paid-up Capital : BDT 7,373.91 million
Face Value of Share : BDT 10.00 each
Owners Composition : General Public 35.88 %
Sponsors 34.43 %
Foreigners 16.94 %
Institutions 12.75 %
Members (Shareholders) : Around 55,800
Employees : 8,132
Statutory Auditors : M/s Ahmed Zaker & Co. Chartered Accountant
Subsidiary Company : Square Formulations Limited,
Square Pharmaceuticals Kenya EPZ Ltd.
Associate Company : Square Textiles Limited (Listed)
Square Fashions Limited
Square Hospitals Limited
Corporate Headquarter &
Registered Address
: Square Centre, 48 Mohakhali C.A.
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Investors' Relation Department
Email, Phone & Fax
: Email   :
Phone  :  880-2-8833047 Ex-229, 585
Fax       :  880-2-8828768