News Desk: The 212th World Council of International Chamber of Commerce has unanimously been elected the first vice chair of ICC Maria Fernanda Garza as the ICC Chair for a two years term from July 1, 2022 to June 30, 2024.
The Council of the world business organization was held in Mexico on Tuesday.
ICC Bangladesh president Mahbubur Rahman, vice-president AK Azad and secretary general Ataur Rahman attended the council virtually, ICC,B said on Wednesday.
Maria is the first woman chair of the ICC.
She is a Mexican businesswoman, CEO of Orestia, a manufacturing home improvement solutions company, with exports to USMCA region, Latin-America and Asia and was the Chair of ICC Mexico from 2014-2020.
The Council also elected Philippe Varin as the first vice-chair of ICC, who is the chair of ICC France, and Nayla Comair-Obeid, Partner, Obeid Law Firm in Lebanon, and Harsh Pati Singhania, vice-chair and managing director of JK Paper Ltd in India as vice-chairs of the ICC.