On 26 April 2017, a five member delegation team from Tata Power India and Yunus Social Business India visited Grameen Telecom Trust (GTT) to learn about its program and activities. They were Mr. Manipal Singh (Lead- Strategic HR, Tata Power), Mr. Pramod Singh (Head – Strategy & New Products (SNP), Tata Power), Mr. Manish Gupte (Group Head – Risk Management/Capex/Audit/QMS, Tata Power), Ms. Aarti Wig (Country Director, Yunus Social Business India) and Mr. Rahul Batra (Programme Director, Yunus Social Business India). They were first greeted by Ms. Parveen Mahmud FCA (Managing Director, Grameen Telecom Trust) and followed was short introductory session. Presentation of GTT and its programs were given followed by several questions and answers about the methods and sustainability of the programs that were explained by the MD and others present at the event. The objective of the meeting was to give a clear understanding about Social Business Projects run by GTT.
At the end of the meeting Ms. Parveen Mahmud handed over some gifts to the delegates from Grameen Poshra- an e-platform for creating market linkage for rural and marginalized producers for value chain development. Mr. Sultan Ahmed Bhuiyan (CFO & Board Secretary, Grameen Telecom Trust), Mr. Manjur Ahmed (Head of HR and Admin, Grameen Telecom Trust), Mr. Abu Nayeem (Manager, Social Business and Program Support) and Ms. Tasnim Naz (Officer, Communication & Social Business) were also present on the occasion.