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Aftab ul Islam, currently chairman of SME Foundation and chief executive officer of ATAZ Bangladesh Ltd, has been elected president of the American Chamber of Commerce in Bangladesh for the 2009-2010 period.
The election was held at the 13th annual general meeting of the trade body, which looks after interest of US investment in the country, at Dhaka Sheraton Hotel on Wednesday.
Aftab ul Islam, who replaced Syed Ershad Ahmed, was also president of AmCham earlier and the Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Khalid Hasan, managing director of the Nielsen Company (Bangladesh) Ltd, has been elected vice president and Noor Mohammad Dicon, director and country manager of the UPS SCS (Bangladesh) Ltd, treasurer of the AmCham committee.
Three elected members of the AMCham executive committee are Steve Wilson, president and CEO of Chevron Bangladesh, Debasish Deb, country manager of Coca-Cola Far East Limited, and Christopher J Reber, managing director of Integrity Traders Ltd.