IBFB celebrated its 11th Anniversary
Mr. Hafizur Rahman Khan, President of IBFB is cutting the cake of the 11th anniversary of IBFB. Together with distinguished dignitaries and diplomats, IBFB’s Founding President Mr. Mahmudul Islam Chowdhury, current Vice President Md. Omar Shafayat Kausar, Vice President (Finance) Mr. Humayun Rashid and founding Vice President Mr. ATM Saidul Alam are also seen.
The International Business Forum of Bangladesh (IBFB), a non-profit and non-partisan nationwide business forum, has celebrated its 11th anniversary at The Westin in Dhaka on Friday, 14th October 2016.
IBFB, the forum that works as a bridge between the private sector stakeholders and the policy makers as one of the leading business associations, aims at establishing an enabling business environment in Bangladesh. The association comprises business leaders from all over the country and abroad as well as resource and knowledge based individuals such as academia, civil society members, retired high govt. officials, lawyers, journalists etc.
The 11th anniversary of IBFB was chaired by Mr. Hafizur Rahman Khan, President of IBFB and moderated by Mr. Mahmudul Islam Chowdhury, Founding President of IBFB.
Recalling the achievements and activities of IBFB carried out in the past, the IBFB leaders expressed their commitments that this organization will continue its noble endeavors to establishing a business friendly environment in the country. The event was followed by cultural programs and dinner, where country’s imminent singers such as Andrew Kishore and Anupama Mukti presented different hit songs before the audiences.
Amongst the distinguished dignitaries and diplomats, Malaysian High Commissioner H.E. Nur Ashikin Mohd Taib, Ambassador of Bhutan H.E. Mr. Sonam T. Rabgye, Deputy High Commissioner of India Dr. Adarsh Swaika, Deputy Chief of Mission of Germany Mr. Michael Schultheiss, Myanmar Deputy Ambassador (and Minister Counsellor) Mr. Mr. U Kyaw Swa, Chairman of Meghna Bank Ltd. Mr. H.N. Ashequr Rahman, M.P., former Foreign Secretary Mr. Shamsher Mobin Chowdhury, Executive Chairman of BEPZA Major General Mohd. Habibur Rahman Khan, ndc, psc, Professor Dr. Shafiq Ahmed Siddique, Former SEC Chairman Mr. Faruq Ahmad Siddiqi, Former NBR Chairman Dr. Muhammad Abdul Mazid, Chief of Party of International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) Ms. Silja Paasilinna, Chairman of Jibon Bima Corporation Mr. Shamsul Alam, former FBCCI President M A Kashem, Director of RSRM Mr. Marzanur Rahman etc. attended the grand celebration of the 11th anniversary of IBFB.
Amongst the Directors and Members of IBFB, Mr. Md. Omar Shafayat Kausar, Vice President, IBFB and Managing Director, Bengal Bay Group, Mr. Humayun Rashid, Vice-President, Finance, IBFB and Managing Director & CEO, Energypac Power Generation Ltd., Mr. ATM Saidul Alam, founding Vice President of IBFB and Managing Director, Best Western La Vinci, Engr. Md. Sakhawat Hossain, former Chairperson of IBFB Chittagong Chapter and Managing Director, Western Marine Services Ltd., Mr. Mohammad Ali Deen, Chairman, M/S Deen Impex, Ms. Lutfunnisa Saudia Khan, Director, Banglaphone, Mr. Iqbal Hussaiyn, Managing Director, Magnum Engineering & Construction Ltd.(MECL), Mr. Syed Mustafizur Rahman, Managing Director, Novo Cargo Services Ltd., Ms. Priti Chakraborty, Chairman, Universal Hospital (Pvt). Ltd., Mr. Matiur Rahman, Chairman & Managing Director, Uttara Motors Ltd., Mr. Md. Fakhruddin, Managing Director, United Investment & Trading Corporation Ltd., Mr. Mohammad Nasir Uddin, Managing Director, LankaBangla Finance Ltd., Mr. Azfar Ali, Managing Director, Sharaf Shipping Agency, Dr. Md. Mozibur Rahman, Managing Director, Runner Oil & Gas Ltd., Mr. M.S. Siddiqui, Mr. Md. Azizul Haque, and other members of IBFB including Mr. Syed Enamul Hoque Murad, Engr. Md. Nurul Amin, Dr. Md Ali Afzal, Mr. Md. Amran Miah, Mr. Md. Mannan Khan, Mr. M. A Hadi, Mr. M A Ashraf Khan, Engr. S A M Sazzad Hossain etc. attended the celebration.