Mr. Ardashir Kabir and Ms. Shusmita Anis have been elected as the new President and VicePresident respectively of Bangladesh Employers’ Federation (BEF) for the term 2021-23.
Ardashir Kabir has been a leading entrepreneur involved in various business sectors in Bangladesh for the last 35 years. He is the Managing Director of Sathgao Tea Estate, Director of Kedarpur Tea Co. Limited, the former Chairman of the Bangladesh Tea Association, and a former Director of the Bangladesh Tea Board.
He is a Director and Executive Editor of the daily Sangbad. In the area of Elevators & Escalators, he is the Managing Director of Laboni Corporation Limited. He is the Managing Director of Ironside which is involved with metal trading from ship breaking. In the agro-forestry and aquaculture sector, he is the Managing Director of Sathgao Agro Farms.
Ardashir Kabir previously served as the Vice-President of BEF during 2017-19.
Shusmita Anis is the Managing Director of ACI Formulations Limited. She has also been a Director of Advanced Chemical Industries Limited since 2000 and performing as a member of the Audit Committee. Besides, she is the Director of ACI Logistics Limited, ACI Foods Limited, ACI Motors Limited, Premiaflex Plastics Limited, Creative Communication Limited, Consolidated Chemicals Limited, ACI Pure Flour Limited, Stochastic Logic Limited, ACI Salt Limited, ACI Chemicals Limited, Neem Laboratories (Pvt.) Limited, Dowla Agricultural Development Company Limited, and ACI Foundation (a non-profit organization).
Shusmita Anis previously served as a committee member of BEF during 2019-2020.
– Press release