Nihad Kabir, senior partner at the Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed & Associates, has recently been unanimously re-elected president of the Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dhaka (MCCI) for 2020.
The election was held at a meeting on November 27, which was confirmed at the MCCI’s 115th annual general meeting yesterday, according to a statement.
The chamber also elected Anis A Khan, a director of W&W Grains Corporation, as vice president.
Kabir is a director of Brac Bank, Idcol, bKash and Guardian Life Insurance and an independent director of Square Pharmaceuticals and Square Textiles. She is also a shareholder of Kedarpur Tea Co and Sangbad Ltd.
Khan was the managing director and CEO of Mutual Trust Bank and IDLC Finance. He earlier served Grindlays Bank, ANZ Grindlays Bank and Standard Chartered Bank.
The committee members are Syed Tareque Md Ali, Mohammad Naser Ezaz Bijoy, Tapan Chowdhury, Uzma Chowdhury, Simeen Hossain, Rubaiyat Jamil, Adeeb Hossain Khan, Hasan Mahmood, Golam Mainuddin and Syed Nasim Manzur.