Globally, the pandemic has hit small businesses – classified as micro, small and medium-sized enterprises and their stakeholders particularly hard. With limited resources and high vulnerability to such economic crises, the SMEs of Bangladesh is in the face of a major disruption. To address the impact and the most pressing concerns of the SMEs, Bijon Islam presented the key insights from a recent study by LightCastle on a webinar organized by the Global Chamber.
The session sparked discussions on the development and sustainability of SMEs and how they can be prepared to absorb the aftershock of the pandemic.
Alongside Bijon Islam, the panel comprised of :
- Zeeshan Abedin, the Country Economist of the International Growth Centre (IGC)
- Farzeen Ferdous Alam, the Chairman of Oggro Ventures
- Dishen Maharaj, the Co-founder of B.E.T
- Doug Bruhnke, the Founder/CEO of Global Chamber
To watch the in-depth analysis visit: https://www.lightcastlebd.com/videos/entrepreneurship-investments/smes-development-sustainability-charting-strategies-to-succeed-in-a-post-crisis-world