Osama Taseer has been elected President of the Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DCCI) for the year 2019 and Waqar Ahmad Choudhury and Imran Ahmed elected as Senior Vice-President and Vice-President respectively.
According to a press release, the new board of directors took charge at the DCCI’s 57th annual general meeting at its auditorium in the capital on 22 December.
Osama is the Chairman of Four Wings Ltd, an RMG manufacturing company engaged in the sector since 1992. Managing Director of Tiffinywear Ltd. He also served as DCCI’s Senior Vice President in 2014. He was also a Director of Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) in 2007-08, Secretary-General of Dutch Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry in 2009-10 and a lifetime member of The Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh (IEB).
Waqar Ahmad Chowdhury is Chairman of the executive committee of Union Capital Ltd and also a member of Bangladesh German Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BGCCI).
Imran Ahmed is the CEO of Nawab & Sons and also Managing Director at both ISAS Trading Corporation and Studies Worldwide. He is also serving as a director in Islamic Insurance Bangladesh Ltd and joint secretary of Bicycle Merchants Assembling and Importers Association.
The newly elected directors are Ashraf Ahmed, Deen Mohammad, Enamul Haque Patwary, Md Rashedul Karim Munna and Shams Mahmud.