Mr. Faruque Hassan

President, Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA)

Keynote Speaker

Ready Made Garments and Textiles

November 29, 2021   |  4:30pm - 5:45pm  |  GMT+6

Mr. Hassan currently serving as the President of, Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers, and Exporters Association, aspires to make the Bangladesh Textile and RMG industry a role model of green industrialization in the world. He has played a remarkable role to promote sustainability across the RMG and backward linkage industry of Bangladesh. Consequently, Bangladesh has 150 Green Readymade Garment factories, which is the highest in the world. To provide technically skilled human resources to strengthen the RMG industry, Mr. Hassan opened several training centers. He also helped set up the first fashion Institute, BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology (BUFT) of Bangladesh.

Mr. Hassan has served BGMEA in the capacity of Director and Vice President. He was also the President of the Dutch Bangla Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DBCCI) and is currently an active member of the steering committee of WRG 2030 (World Bank Group), working towards cleaner water and sanitization for the community.