Meet Our Speakers

Ministry of Commerce Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
    Senior Research Fellow at the Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS)
      U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh
        First Vice President The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FBCCI)
          Managing Director of Apex Footwear Ltd.
            Vice President (Finance) at BGMEA
              Executive Director South Asia Global Affairs Canada Government of Canada
                Chief Economist for the South Asia region of the World Bank
                  Chairman of United Commercial Bank Limited
                    Professor of Development Economics at the University of Oxford
                      Honorable State Minister Ministry of Foreign Affairs Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
                        Director at BGMEA and Honorary Consul of Slovak republic in Bangladesh
                          Honourary International Advisor of BGMEA
                            Country Head Marks & Spencer Bangladesh and Myanmar
                              Ambassador of the Netherlands to Bangladesh
                                Managing Director of Shafi Processing Industries Limited and Senior Vice President, BGMEA
                                  Research Director at the Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD)
                                    CEO of the Danish industry association Dansk Fashion & Textile
                                      Policy Analyst Textile & Garment Responsible Business Conduct Unit Investment Division Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs, OECD
                                        Program Manager, PaCT
                                          Senior Secretary, Ministry of Commerce Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
                                            Ambassador of Sweden to Bangladesh
                                              Managing Director of the Rising Group
                                                President of the Centre of Excellence for Bangladesh Apparel Industries (CEBAI)
                                                  Vice Chairman of Newage Group of Industries
                                                    Ambassador and Head of the European Union Delegation to Bangladesh
                                                      Executive Director, ETI
                                                        Country Director of ILO Bangladesh
                                                          Head of PSES, GIZ
                                                            Senior Fellow at the Adam Smith Institute, London
                                                              Ambassador, Embassy of Denmark to Bangladesh
                                                                High Commissioner of Bangladesh to Sri Lanka