Rtn SM Anwar Hossain, the President of the Rotary Club of Dhaka for the RY 2016-17 has been working as the Vice President of Li & Fung, the largest apparel sourcing company in the globe. He has started his career as banker at BCI Ltd. Subsequently he switched over to apparel industries as merchandiser and served as senior manager and Director of Standard Group, one of the largest manufacturer and exporter of Garments from Bangladesh. later he worked in a number of multinational companies including Target Stores and Colby (presently Li & Fung).
Rtn Anwar was born in a reputed Muslim family in 1967 in Jhalokati (former in Barishal). He has completed his Graduation and Masters from Rajshahi University and did his MBA from Ahsan Ullah University.
Rtn Anwar Joined Rotary movement as a Rotaractor in 1991 and served in various capacities including President Rotaract Club of Daulatpur.He joined Rotary Club of Dhaka in 2008 and since then he has been actively participating in all Rotary activities in various capacities as Director, Secretary, Vice President and President Elect. He has made significant contribution to the Rotary Foundation as MPHF.
Rtn Anwar is married to Rownak Jahan (an ex-Rotaractor) and they are blessed with one daughter named Shabiba Maysoon and one son named Afif Fiyadh.
Rtn Anwar is actively associated with a number of humanitarian, cultural and social organizations, working for the development of the community.