Khandker Mohammad Khaled was born in a respectable Muslim family on 29th May, 1941 in Bogra. A brilliant student of Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET), Mr. Khaled graduated in Mechanical Engineering with 1st class in 1962. After graduation he joined in the then Water & Power Development Authority (WAPDA), now Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB), as in-charge to manage a large fleet of construction equipment, erection of irrigation pumps, and vehicles repairing workshop.
Having served in BWDB for thirteen years, he chose to start his own business in 1975, and established Greenland Engineers & Tractors Company Limited (GETCO) along with his three (3) friends and a relative. He is the founding owner Director of GETCO, a company that has attained an enviable position among the contemporary business community in Bangladesh. Under his able and dynamic leadership GETCO thrived and grew with phenomenal increase of its sales from US$ 200,000.00 a year to a single turn-key contract of US$ 150 Million.
He is currently Chairman & MD of GETCO Telecommunications Ltd., GETCO Agro Vision Ltd. He is a Vice-Chairman and Member, Board of Governor, PrimeAsia University. He is Life Fellow of Institute of Engineers, Bangladesh and Life Member of National Heart Foundation of Bangladesh, Diabetic Association of Bangladesh, and American Chamber of Commerce (AMCHAM), Bangladesh. He had also held the position of President of Canada Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CanCham), Executive Member, China-Bangladesh Friendship Association, member of Bangladesh Railway Spares and Accessories Suppliers’ Association, member of International WHO’s WHO Historical Society, and member of Executive Committee, 62 Engineers’ Club, and Chairman of Delwar Ali Khandker & Khadiza Khatoon TRUST. Mr. Khaled was also the former Chairman and present Sponsor Director of Prime Bank Limited
Mr. Khaled is the Chairman and majority shareholder of Think Green Limited.