Event Management Committee – (Lalon Festival)


Aziz-ur Rahman

– energy, blue sky thinking and inspiration has promoted British Bangladeshi business and culture amongst main stream industry and community. His key achievements includes Nowka Bais, honorary doctorate from the University of Oxford Brookes and the Aziz group of businesses.

Ms China Chowdhury

is the Founder Director of Taal Torongo, a London based institute for music and dance, established in the UK over the past 21 years. Previously a government staff artist with Bangladesh Shilpo Kala Academy, she has also represented her country as a dancer in prestigious international events. Presently she works as a dance instructor in a local school and various institutions.

Hafiz Alam Bakhsh

has been the CEO of ATN Bangla UK since 2006. He has a keen interest in promoting Bangladeshi culture throughout UK and Europe with previous experience as a producer and actor and first-hand experience of freelance filmmaking, producing and acting, Mr Baksh has helped promote British Bangladesh culture in the UK through his TV channel and his work.

Sufi Miah

is the MD of ATN Bangla UK, he has successfully created a significant property and real estate portfolio, in the UK apart from his interests in property development. Sufi is also known in the Bangladeshi community for producing, financing and organising high profile events. He was one of the pioneers in the Bangladeshi community for organising live international mega star studied shows. Sufi is also active in various charities.

Mohammed Munim (Salik) CeMAP MNAEA

Founder & CEO – Le Chef PLC, ARTA, Bloomingdale
Proprietor – Salik & Co

Salik is not only a charismatic leader; he has an array of philanthropic interests and is always striving to serve the wider community.

A natural born entrepreneur, he has diversified into other sectors including property development, real estate, finance, online ordering system for restaurants & takeaways and has setup one of the most respected national curry awards known as ARTA. Salik is also supporting the catering industry through ChefOnline national platform and the Asian Restaurant & Takeaway Awards.