Industries Minister and Chairperson of SME Foundation Dilip Borua presided over the meeting. Mohammad Md. Mujibur Rahman, acting managing director of SME Foundation, presented the annual report of the foundation. The AGM approved the Board of Director’s report, proposals along with the SMEF audit report of 2011-2012.
Mr. Dilip Borua said, the Foundation has successfully organised a number of programmes to promote SMEs across the country. The present government has given the highest importance in this sector and has created a favourable field for the SME entrepreneurs throughout the country.
The minister also urged all concerned to gear up SME development programes along with the SME Foundation.
All members of the general body of the foundation, representing different trade bodies, associations, government organisations, and educational institutes were present at the AGM.
Directorsof the SME Foundation board Ms. Rokia Afzal Rahman of MIDAS financing ltd, Farhad Uddin, Additional Secretary, Ministry of Industry, Professor M Kamal Uddin (Buet), Abdul Matin ndc., Director General (DG) of BITAC, Abul Quasem, Deputy Governor of Bangladesh Bank, Fakhrul Islam, Chairman of BSCIC, Taufique Ahmed Chowdhury, DG of BIBM, Shahedul Islam Helal, Managing Director of Bengal Pacific Ltd, Monowara Hakim Ali, President of CWCCI, Enayet Hossain Chowdhury, Electrical Association, Sheikh Abdus Sobhan, President of NASCI were present.
Among the general body members—–
Mr. Md. Ghulam Hussain, , Mr. Moazzem Hossain, Mr. Md. Munsur Ali Sikder, ndc Mr. Shubhashish Bose, Mr. ATM Murtozaa Reza Chowhdury, ndc, Mr. Nabhash Chandra Mondal, Mr. Kabir Bin Anwar, Mr. A. K. Fazlul Ahad, Mr. Md. Shahab Ullah, Mr. Bijon Kumar Baishya, Prof. Dr. Ahmed Ismail Mustafa, Mr. Saifuddin Ahmed,Mr. Gokul Chand Das, Mrs. Arfin Ara Begum,Mr. Md. Altaf Husain, Mr. Md. Abdur Rouf, Md. Nasir Uddin, Kazi Faqurul Islam, Mr. Sukomal Sinha ChowdhuryMr. A K M Rafiqul Islam, Mr. Md. Syful Islam, FCA, Mrs. Rokia Afzal Rahman, Mr. Shahedul Islam, Mr. Enayet Hossain Chowdhury, Sheikh Md. Abdus Sobhan Mr, G M Nurul Islam (Rony) ,Mrs. Priti Chakrabo, Ms. Tanuja Rahman Maya, Ms. Mantasha Rahman, Mr. Md. Rashedul Karim Munn,
Ms. Farjana Hoque Smrity,Ms. Hasina Newaaz, Ms. Kaniz Almas Kha, Ms. Lipi Khandaker, Ms. Tania Wahab, Mr. Abdur Razzak, Mr. Waqar Ahmed Choudhury .Mr. Abdur Rashid, Mr. Yusuf Ashraf, Mr. Wahidul Azad,Mrs. Selima Ahmad Mrs. Nasreen Fatema Awal,.Mrs. Monowara Hakim Ali .Mr. Raju Ahmed, Mr. Shamim Ahmed,.Prof. Dr. Razia Begum, Dr. M. Kamal Uddin, Dr. Toufic Ahmad Choudhury,.Dr. Md. Idris Ali,Prof. Dr. Md. Ali Ashraf,Mrs. Luna Shamsuddoha, Mr. Quazi Faruque, Khandaker Mokhlesur Rahman, Dr. K M Nabiul Islam, Mr. M. Ehsanul Haque Mrs. Parveen Mahmud, FCA, Prof. Mamtaz Uddin Ahmed, Dr. Fahmida Khatun were also present.