Chittagong Independent University

Heartiest Congratulations!

Heartiest Congratulations to Mr. M Anis Ud Dowla for being recognized as the Business Person of the Year at the Bangladesh Business Awards DHL-The Daily Star.

Mr. Dowla, honorable Trustee of Education, Science, Technology and Cultural Development Trust (ESTCDT), the founding Trust of Chittagong Independent University (CIU) and Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB), who is also one of the honorable members of the Board of Trustees of CIU.

Mr. Dowla, the Chairman of ACI Limited, is one of the most successful personalities in Bangladesh business circle. He has maintained a high profile, and has provided leadership to business community in different capacities. Mr. Dowla served in the British Oxygen Group of UK in Pakistan, Bangladesh and Kenya for 27 years, including 12 years as Managing Director of Bangladesh Oxygen Ltd.

Mr. Dowla was the President of Narayangonj Chamber of Commerce and Industries in 1977. He has since been elected President of the successor trade body named Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce & Industries in 1978, 1995 and 2010.

Mr. Dowla has considerable contribution in the field of Industrial Relations of the country. He was the elected President of Bangladesh Employers’ Association for four terms and also served as the President of MCCI and President of Bangladesh Employers’ Federation for two terms.