Annisul Huq, President, SAARC Chamber & Chairman, Mohammadi Group
— June 29, 2011
Annisul Huq is one of the celebrated Personalities of our trade, commerce and industrial arena. He is the President of Federation of Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI). Very recently he has been elected as the President of SAARC Chamber of Commerce & Industry. A Former President of Bangladesh Garments Manufacturer and Exporters Association (BGMEA) Mr. Aminul Huq is the Chairman of Mohammadi Group. Born on, October 27,1952 at a village Goshbag of Sudharam Thana Under Noakhali district. His father’s name is Md. Shariful Huq. Annisul Huq did his Master in Economics from Chittagong University. His Mohammadi Group consists of 12 garments in which around five thousand people are working. The sister concerns of this group are; The Mohammadi Limited, Mohammad group Limited, Anirban Garments Limited, MG Shirtex Limited, MG Knit Fabrics Limited, Arrow Apparels Limited, Mohammadi Packages Limited, Techno-Vista Limited (one of the largest Software Development Company). He is Chairman, Boarding Vista Limited (A Joint Venture software Development Company with Denmark). Chairman MG Properties Limited, and chairman Desh Energy Limited, Mr. Annisul Huq served as President of Bangladesh Garments Manufacturer and Exporters Association (BGMEA) for two terms (2005 & 2006). He has also been on the Executive Committee board of BGMEA for 12 years. Mr. Huq played a significant role for the development of RMG sector when he was the President of BGMEA. He served as the only signatory & negotiator of the Minimum Wage. Board of Readymade Garments & Textile sector and negotiated for four months in 2006 to finalize minimum wage of garments & fully and enforced form October 22, 2006. He also initiated negotiation for duty free access of Bangladesh apparels and the formation of the 17 member Caucus of the members of the Senate and Congress of USA. Mr. Huq worked extensively for changing of European Union Rules of Origin favoring Bangladesh duty free access. Currently he has been serving as President of Sharif Rowshan Memorial Trust (Kabirhat Government College), Sharif Rawshan Welfare Foundation and also a Vice President of Rakeya Lutful Huq Memorial Trust and Maimuna Rashid Zohrul Huq Memorial Trust. He also carried out his responsibility as a Director of International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)
Alongside business Mr. Annisul is involed with extracurricular activities. He is very well-known to the mass people as a popular TV Presenter. Once he was a presenter of a popular program ‘Anandomela’. He also interviewed Prime Minister and other political leaders of the country in important national issues. He is a Commercially Important Person (CIP) of the government of Bangladesh since 1992.