Entrepreneur of the group: Shakil Ahmed Tanvir – Age :36
A Software Engineer from American International University Bangladesh
Represented Bangladesh government at the age of 14 at World Conference for Junior and Youth Red Cross & Red Crescent Members held in Tokyo Japan in 1996.
Business career of 17 years since age 19 with wide exposure of international bulk trading of agro commodities, petroleum, scrap vessels, industrial capital machinery for steel, energy, food & agro processing industry, international education venture in partnership with British Council Bangladesh and international restaurant chain in Malaysia, international trading establishment in Singapore, Malaysia, India & Africa since 2009.
He has been pioneer in many sectors including first opening up Yellow Maize, Raw Cashew Nut export from Bangladesh in 2009-2010, first international standard English Language Center in Bangladesh in 2013 in partnership with British Council Bangladesh, first globalized restaurant in Malaysia in 2015 and have also been the first to launch first ever 100% export oriented agro processing industry of Bangladesh.
GreenGrain makes it to the best 10 sustainable, innovative and inclusive business ideas & startups whose are contributing to the environment, transition to a modern, resource-efficient & inclusiveness, fair and competitive economy – Green IB champions 2021
Source: The Business Standard