Mr. Syed Nasim Manzur

Managing Director, Apex Footwear Ltd.

Keynote Speaker

Leather and Leather Goods

November 29, 2021   |  3:00pm - 4:15pm  |  GMT+6

Syed Nasim Manzur graduated in Economics in Entrepreneurial Management from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1990. He is the Chairman of Landmark Footwear Ltd. and Founding Director of Apex Footwear Ltd.; Quantum Consumer Solutions Ltd.; Blue Ocean Footwear Ltd.; Apex Investments Ltd.; and Guardian Life Insurance Ltd. He is also a Director of Apex Tannery Ltd., Apex Pharma Ltd.; Grey Advertising Bangladesh Ltd.; Apex Enterprises Ltd.; Pioneer Insurance Co. Ltd. and International Publications Ltd.

He is an avid art enthusiast and takes keen interest in promoting art and culture through the Society for Promotion of Bangladesh Art (SPBA). He is also a Director of an internationally acclaimed Non-Government Organization called FRIENDSHIP which provides health and educational service in remote and inaccessible chars of the Northern region of the Country through self-propelled floating hospitals and riverine ambulances etc. He is currently the Advisor of the Leather Goods and Footwear Manufacturers & Exporters Association of Bangladesh (LFMEAB) and Former President of Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MCCI).

He has been invited to serve as Chairman of the Trustee Board, Business Initiative Leading Development (BUILD) and Advisory Committee Member, BRAC Business School (BBS), BRAC University, Dhaka. He is also a regular guest speaker at the National Defence College (NDC), Mirpur, Dhaka.