Cricket all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan again made the brand ambassador of Runner Automobiles Limited (RAL) for promoting the brand in domestic and international markets.
Shakib signed an agreement in this regard with Bangladesh’s number one motorcycle manufacturing company – RUNNER – for the next two years at Runner Group’s corporate office at Tejgaon industrial area in the city on Sunday.
Runner Group’s Chairman Hafizur Rahman Khan signed the deal on behalf of the company with Shakib.
Runner Group Vice-Chairman M Mozammel Haque and RAL managing director and CEO Mukesh Sharma were also present on the occasion.
Shakib was also the brand ambassador for Runner Auto for the last two years.
According to the agreement, Shakib would also be obliged to promote LPG and diesel driven 3 wheelers including cargo and 4 wheeled ‘Qute’ which are distributed by Runner Automobiles under Bajaj-Runner association in Bangladesh.
Addressing the signing ceremony, Shakib Al Hasan, expressed that this is a matter of pride for him to represent Runner – a Bangladeshi number one bike manufacturing company.
Shakib also said Runner is providing motorcycles not only to Bangladeshi people but it have been bringing laurels to the country by exporting motorcycles to the global market.
Expressing his delight on the occasion, Hafizur Rahman Khan said now Shakib is the member of Runner family since Runner signed deal for the first time in 2012 as brand ambassador. Hafizur Rahman Khan stated that Runner is the market leader of below 80cc segment motorcycle, also they have good market share up to 150cc segment. The brand also gains favourite one in the Nepal market, he added.
Runner Group’s chairman said they have a vision to set up a 3 wheelers manufacturing factory with the joint venture of Bajaj.