e-CAB elects new exec committee
Members of the e-Commerce Association of Bangladesh (e-CAB) yesterday elected an executive committee comprising nine members for a two-year term.
Amin Helaly, chairman of a commission formed to hold the election, announced the result.
Eight of the nine seats were won by members of an "Agrogami" panel.
Of them, Ambareen Reza, co-founder of foodpanda Bangladesh, bagged the highest 453 votes.
The other members from this panel are Muhammad Abdul Wahed Tomal, Shomi Kaiser, Nasima Akhter, Asif Ahnaf, Saidur Rahman, Shahriar Hasan and Sahab Uddin Shipon.
From a "The Change Makers" panel, Ilmul Haque Sajib was elected.
The voting was held at Sayeedana Community Centre in Dhanmondi of the capital from 10:00am to 4:00pm.
Some 31 candidates, across three panels and some independently, contested.
Out of 795 voters, 611 or 76.8 per cent cast their votes. Eleven votes were cancelled for violation of regulations.