Sayem Sobhan Anvir has been elected for the post of President, Bangladesh Jewelers Samity (BAJUS). Sayem Sobhan Anvir, also Managing Director of Bashundhara Group, said the jewelry sector has to be developed and export oriented. “Jewelry is a potential sector of the country. Unfortunately, the field has not flourished that much. I will try my level best to develop the sector and make it export oriented,” Sayem Sobhan Anvir said on Wednesday.
Sayem Sobhan Anvir made the statement at a power installation ceremony where newly-elected office bearers of the BAJUS took over charge from their predecessors at Le Méridien Dhaka on Wednesday. Speaking on the occasion as the chief guest, Md Jashim Uddin, president of Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI), hoped that Sayem Sobhan Anvir will be able to take jewelers sector to a new height.
Recalling contribution of Bashundhara Group, Md Jashim Uddin said “Bashundhara Group has created huge industrialization and employment in the country. Bashundhara Group Chairman Ahmed Akbar Sobhan has secured top position of its all sectors. Bashundhara housing, media, news TV and sports TV all are dominating the respective fields. Similarly, jewelry sector will be flourished under guidance of Sayem Sobhan Anvir.”
The newly elected seven vice-presidents are Gulzar Ahmed, owner of The Apan Jewellers; Anwar Hossain of New General Jewellers Ltd, MA Hannan Azad of Alankar Niketan (Pvt) Ltd, Badal Chandra Roy of Jarwa House (Pvt) Ltd, Dr Dewan Aminul Islam of Siraj Jewellers, Md Anisur Rahman of L Rahman Jewellers and Kazi Nazneen Islam Nipa of The Amin Jewellers.
The nine elected assistant secretaries are Masudur Rahman of Gold World, Samit Ghosh Apu of Fancy Diamond, Bidhan Malakar of Venus Diamond Collection, Md Joynal Abedin Khokon of Rizvi Jewellers, Md Liton Hawlader of New Sonartari Jewellers, Narayan Chandra Dey of Baishakhi Jewellers, Md Tajul Islam Lavlu of Moni Mala Jewellers, Enamul Haque Bhuiyan Liton of Gold King Jewellers and Mukta Ghosh of Purabi Jewellers (Pvt) Ltd.