[BAN] Supply Chain Finance Workshop


[BAN] Supply Chain Finance Workshop

09 May 2023

Trade and Supply Chain Finance Program (TSCFP) conducted a workshop, on May 9, for local banks in Bangladesh, on developing supply chain finance strategy for SMEs. The workshop was attended by more than 75 participants and focused on managing credit risks, challenges of supply chain finance and case study of building a successful program. It also featured a high-level panel discussion on the next frontier for supply chain finance in Bangladesh. This initiative is part of TSCFP effort to bridge financing gaps for SMEs and promote development of supply chain finance in Bangladesh and the region. 

The workshop on supply chain financing aims to share with banks on best practices on credit risk mitigants, share a case study on implementation of supply chain finance and discussion on next stage of growth of supply chain finance in Bangladesh. We will have experts from FCI and industry experts sharing their knowledge. 

The Supply Chain Finance Workshop in Bangladesh is happening on 9 May 2023 at The Westin Dhaka. The ADB has engaged subject matter experts to speak on relevant topics, share best practices and tips, and facilitate interactive sessions during the workshop. 

Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
09 May 2023 Supply Chain Finance Workshop
This presentation discussedthe whole seminar on Supply Chain Finance Workshop.
09 May 2023 Opening Remarks Aparna Soni– Relationship Manager, ADB Trade and Supply Chain Finance Program

Steven Beck – Head Trade and Supply Chain Finance Program
09 May 2023 Credit Risk Management in Receivable Finance and Payable Finance

Aysen Cetintas – Education Director, FCI
09 May 2023 How to encourage adoption of supply chain finance by the buyers and suppliers in the ecosystem? | Q&A Saadman Khan Nabil, Head of Distributor Finance, BRAC Bank
09 May 2023 What opportunities new age technology led market places bring for Supply Chain Finance? | Q&A Abdul Mabud Tushar, Chief Business Officer, TREDX
09 May 2023 Case Study: Implementation of Successful Supply Chain Finance Kamrul Mehedi – City Bank
09 May 2023 ADB – SCF Development Strategy Aparna Soni Bhalla, Relationship Manager, ADB Trade and Supply Chain Finance Program
09 May 2023 Panel Discussion: What’s the next stage of supply chain finance in Bangladesh? Moderator: Aparna Soni, ADB

Panelists: Sunil Mascarenhas, ADB

Kamrul Mehedi (City bank)

Arefin Khan (SCB)

Raja Debnath (Veefin)
09 May 2023 Closing Remarks Neha Noronha – Relationship Manager, ADB Trade and Supply Chain Finance Program 


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