Desk Report: Today, the tag “Made in Bangladesh” is being retailed in 167 countries across the globe with pride. Through the committed efforts and investments in the past few years, Bangladesh is now considered to be one of the safest apparel manufacturing countries worldwide.
Multinational apparel companies always appoint local Country head to facilitate local operations considering several aspects, such as a better understanding of the company’s goal, mission, and vision; global outlook; local culture and consumer taste; reputation and emerging risk; and relationship with regulators.
More than 50 Bangladeshis head multinational companies in the country and abroad. They are working in leading positions at multinational companies in various sectors, such as clothing banking, telecom, pharmaceutical, tobacco, fast-moving consumer goods.
Some of the most well-known names are Ahsan Mahmood, Country Manager, Gina Tricot – a Swedish fashion brand ; Mohammad Morshed Alam, Director, Kleider Sourcing; Iftekhar Ullah Khan, CEO, Kleider Sourcing and Kleider Fashion; Suman Kumar Bhuyian, Director,Kleider Sourcing and Kleider Fashion.
Gina Tricot is a Swedish fashion chain offering exciting, feminine fashion to women in over 30 countries. Gina Tricot Sources Sustainable products from Bangladesh. Gina Tricot has more than 150 stores located throughout Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Finland and Germany. It also offers online shopping throughout Europe. The company has approximately 1,900 employees and around 98% are women.
Kleider Sourcing and Kleider Fashion are two Joint venture companies with PDS Multinational Group and offers integrated global supply chain solutions. This company operates a vast global network covering over 25 offices in 15 countries and over 2500 employees across Europe, North America, Middle East and Asia. Since 2012 Kleider starts its business through the management is having experience more than 17 years represents our passion for the fashion industry and in delivering true benefits for our global customers.