The Federation of Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce & Industries (FBCCI) the apex trade body of Bangladesh elects visionary business leader Md. Jasim Uddin, President of Bangladesh Plastic Goods Manufacturers & Exporters Association (BPGMEA) its new president in an election held on 5th May 2021 for the term 2021-2023. Jasim will lead the business for the next two years and said to the media that addressing the challenges of the fallouts of Covid-19 facing our businesses would be his first priority.
Hails from Nokhali Jasim is Vice Chairman of Bengal Media Corp Limited owning the company of RTV and sponsor Director of Meghna Bank Limited. He joined the Board of Bengal Group of Industries as a Director in 1983 and currently holds its vice-chairman position. He holds a Graduate Degree in Business Studies and is experienced in trade negotiations, sales and procurement. Being responsible for the operation and marketing division of the Group, he has been awarded the ‘Commercially Important Person’ (CIP) status by the Government of Bangladesh for his contributions to the country’s economy.
The other office bearers are senior Vice President Mostofa Azad Chowdhury Babu and six Vice Presidents are MA Momen from Bangladesh Kali Prostutkarok Malik Samity, Md Amin Helaly from Bangladesh Pathya Pustok Mudrak-O- Biponon Samity, Md Habib Ullah Dawn from Bangladesh Leather Goods Manufacturing Association, Md Aminul Hoque Shamim from the Mymensingh Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Salahuddin Alamgir from the Pirojpur Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and MA Razzak Khan from the Meherpur Chamber of Commerce and Industry. Now 78 directors will lead the FBCCI.
He is heading fourteen different companies and chairman of Desh General Insurance Co. Ltd with global level business acumen. He is holding the position of Managing Director of several companies like Bengal Poly Pack Ltd., Bengal Feed & Fisheries Ltd., Bengal Renewable Energy Ltd., Bengal Petrochem & Synthetic Textiles Ltd., Power Utility Bangladesh Ltd., Romania Food & Beverage Ltd., Bengal Corrugated Carton Industries Ltd., Bengal Polymer Wares Ltd., Bengal Plastic Pipes Ltd. and board member of at least twelve other companies.