Dilip Kumar Agarwala, CIP, NDC
Vice President – FBCCI
Director – Union Group
General Secretary – Bangladesh Jewellers Samity
Managing Director- Diamond World Limited
Dilip Kumar Agarwala is a young and visionary entrepreneur in Bangladesh. As a torch bearer of Diamond Jewellery business in Bangladesh Mr. Agarwala makes common people’s dream true to purchase Diamond jewllery in affordable price. He has totally changed the old concept of jewellery and introduced a timely, modern and artistic concept and save this sector from sudden death. As Asian we have long tradition of using jewellery but modern people became reluctant with the timeout models, shape and concept and started depending on imported jewellery. Not only that Mr. Agarwala has uprooted monopoly in this sector and lessens the power of pawnshops. Gold purity and karatage testing system, Diamond testing system, certification of Diamond authenticity by the world renowned laboratories like: IGI, DGLA, GIA, SGL are nothing but his brain child in Bangladesh. He believes that customers have the right to know true value of their investment.
Soon after, under his leadership Diamond World enhances its branch number from 1 to 25. He has plan to establish Diamond World’s branch in every district of Bangladesh. Diamond World has its branches in abroad also. To avoid the import dependency of jewellery business Dilip Kumar Agarwala started a Diamond jewellery factory in Dhaka city containing modern machineries and skilled workers. He is the pioneer of platinum jewellery, e-commerce, online shopping, customer care hotline, and franchise concept in Bangladesh’s jewellery sector. Mr. Kumar created employment opportunity, saved money deviation and tradition by his magical touch. As a result, his organization received first ISO certificate in Bangladesh in jewellery sector.
Moreover, Dilip Kumar Agarwala is involved in Pharmaceuticals, Agro, Media and Constructions business. This multi-talented young man is equally successful in those sectors. Not only that, Mr. Kumar is engaged in many social activities and member of many renowned organizations.
Mr. Agarwala has been recognized as an Honorable business leader of Bangladesh. He is currently holding the following positions in different organizations of the country : Vice President- The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI), Director- Commonwealth of Independent States- Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce & Industry (CIS-BCCI), General Secretary- Bangladesh Jewellers Samity. General Secretary- Bangladesh Gems Stone & Merchant’s Association, Gold Member- Bangladesh German Chambers of Commerce & Industry (BGCCI), General Member- Dhaka Paribahan Malik Samity, Member- SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SAARC CCI), Member- Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Member- Dutch Bangla Chamber, Member- India Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Member- Bangladesh Thai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Managing Director- Diamond World Ltd, Managing Director- Diamond World (BD) Ltd, Managing Director- Medicine World Ltd, Managing Director- Prem’s Collection Limited, Chairman- Tara Devi Foundation, Chairman- Gold Lab Limited, Chairman- Diamond World Media Limited, Chairman- Ar-Rahnu Multipurpose Co-Operative Society Ltd, Chairman- Dwarka Das Agarwala Mohila College, Chairman- Bangladesh Diamond Merchants Association, Director- CMPL-NOKIA, Director- Union Tours & Travels– Malaysian Airlines, Director- HP Comical Ltd, Director- Union Properties Ltd, Director- Sam Reel Dying (BD) Ltd, Proprietor- Diamond World, Proprietor- Diamond World Lifestyle, Proprietor- D.T. Construction, Proprietor- Panna Cinema Hall, Proprietor- Panna Jewellers.
Besides his business activates Mr. Agarwala is also involved significantly as a social worker of the country. He will affiliate with various reputed organizations :
Life Member- Bangladesh Red Crescent Society, Life Member- Bangladesh Diabetic Society, Peace Ambassador- World Humanity Commission, Advisor- Bangladesh Hindu Buddha Khrishtan Oikko Porishad, Advisor- Bangladesh Dainik Matha Bhanga, Founder Member- Dwarka Das Free Homoeo Medical Center (Kushtia), Life Member- Chuadanga Shahitto Porishad, Life Member- Chuadanga Zila Samity, Life Member- Chuadanga Press Club, Life Member- Zila Shilpokola Academy, Life Member- Ruby Kolyan Samity, Member- Central Sub Committee of Bangladesh Awami League on Commerce & Industry, Vice President- Bangabandhu Foundation, Vice President- Brothers Union Club, Vice President- Abahoni Club Ltd. (Dhaka).
For his great contribution in business and socio-economic activities Mr. Dilip Kumar Agarwala has achieved many prestigious Awards and Honors :
Mother Teresa International Award, Highest TAX Payer of Chuadanga District (Last Three Years), Business Asia Award, Best Jewellery Company in Bangladesh, Life time Award by Chuadanga Press Club & Bangladesh Sangbadik Samity, Chuadanga.
Mr. Dilip Kumar Agarwala regularly write on different social and contemporary issues. 4 edited books have been published on his write-ups in the Amar Ekushey Book Fair in 2017, 2018 and 2019, Adammya Bangladesh (2017), Digital Bangladesh (2018), Shamvabanar Bangladesh (2018), Agrojatrar Bangladesh (2019).
Dilip Kumar Agarwala is happily married to Sabita Agarwala, Director Diamond World Limited and is blessed with a boy and a girl who have already shown much brilliancy in their respective field and bearing the sign of upcoming business leaders in this subcontinent.
His vision is not to make money but to create opportunity and service for the people and to bring glory for the country as well as to create global market with mutual understanding.