MCCI elects new president.


MCCI elects new president.

Mr. Syed Nasim Manzur, Managing Director, Apex Footwear Limited has been elected as the President of Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dhaka (MCCI) for 2015. The Committee members unanimously elected him as the President at its first meeting held on the 18th November 2014, which was confirmed at the 110th Annual General Meeting of the MCCI held on the 25th November, 2014.

A leading entrepreneur, Syed Nasim Manzur has also investments in Apex Tannery Limited, Apex Pharma Limited, Apex Investments Ltd., and joint-venture companies, Blue Ocean Footwear Ltd., Grey Advertising Bangladesh Ltd. and Quantum Consumer Solutions Ltd. Currently, he is a member of the Board of Pioneer Insurance Limited, Guardian Life Insurance Co., International Publications Limited, Society for Promotion of Bangladesh Art and Friendship, a non governmental development organization, Savar Golf Club, and an independent Director of the Board of Western Marine Shipyard Limited. Nasim Manzur is also the President of Leathergoods and Footwear Manufacturers & Exporters Association of Bangladesh.

Mr. Anis A. Khan, Managing Director and CEO of Mutual Trust Bank Limited (MTB) has been re-elected as the Vice-President.

Prior to joining MTB, Anis A. Khan was the Managing Director and CEO of IDLC Finance Ltd. A career banker, Anis A. Khan earlier served in the then Grindlays Bank Ltd., ANZ Grindlays Bank and Standard Chartered Bank. He is the Chairman of Primary Dealer Bangladesh Ltd. and Vice Chairman of the Board of Governors, Association of Bankers, Bangladesh. Anis A. Khan is also a member, Board of Governors of Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management.

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