Farid AHMED

My name is Farid AHMED and I have been serving Multicultural communities in my capacity about one and half decade in Australia. My aim is to work in harmony with the diverse multicultural community interest which is very close to my heart and I believe that an active involvement in the leadership of the Multicultural communities is one of the key ways for making a meaningful contribution within the State of NSW and Australia.

I completed Bachelor & Master Degree, (MBA) from Bangladesh, i came to Australia to undertake another post graduate degree & completed Master of Business Administration (MBA) specialized in information system from Australia. After completing my MBA degree, I studied Professional Doctor program in 2001.  I also completed few other courses from Australia in the area of ” Australian Immigration and Citizenship Law” from University of Technology Sydney (UTS), “Foundation of Tax in Australian Taxation Law” from Taxation institute of Australia and “International Travel and Ticketing Operations” from AFTA.

Current & Previous community Involvements:

My name is Farid AHMED and I have been serving Multicultural communities in my capacity about one and half decade in Australia. My aim is to work in harmony with the diverse multicultural community interest which is very close to my heart and I believe that an active involvement in the leadership of the Multicultural communities is one of the key ways for making a meaningful contribution within the State of NSW and Australia. I completed Bachelor & Master Degree, (MBA) from Bangladesh, i came to Australia to undertake another post graduate degree & completed Master of Business Administration (MBA) specialized in information system from Australia. After completing my MBA degree, I studied Professional Doctor program in 2001. I also completed few other courses from Australia in the area of ” Australian Immigration and Citizenship Law” from University of Technology Sydney (UTS), “Foundation of Tax in Australian Taxation Law” from Taxation institute of Australia and “International Travel and Ticketing Operations” from AFTA. Current & Previous community Involvements: 1.) Multicultural communities’ council of NSW Inc. == Current General Secretary == Director since foundation. 2.) Bayside Chamber of Commerce == Current General Secretary 3.) Rockdale Chamber of Commerce == Former Vice President. 4.) The Ethnic Communities council of NSW Inc. == Former Vice Chair == Member of the Management committee == Member of the Executive committee 5.) Former Marrickville Council == Former Member of Marrickville Council Multicultural and Advisory Committee. == Former Member of Marrickville Council Multicultural Interagency 6.) Community Welfare First Inc. == Former President 7.) Canterbury and District Soccer Football Association(CDSFA) = Former Grading Office 8.) Marrickville Football Club = Former Assistant Secretary & Board Member 9.) Villawood Immigration Detention Centre (Department of Immigration and Citizenship) == Former Committee member of DIAC’s consultative Group Committee 10) Migration Review Tribunal and Refugee Review Tribunal ==Member of the Community Liaison Meetings Committee 11) Department of Families & community Services ==Member of Multicultural Affairs advisory Group 12) Red Cross Australia ==Member and Contributor 13) Amnesty International Australia = Member and Contributor My involvement in various community activities in numerous roles has given me a unique opportunity to mix with people from different backgrounds and understand their needs and concerns. I have a special interest in the different communities and their organizations and wish to work together to share our problems & all issues and to co-operate with each other to solve our problems which will benefit the Mainstream and Multicultural communities in this country to live with in peace and harmony within our community. With a wealth of experience, knowledge and community involvement, I have much to contribute to the members of the community. Conscious of the unique needs of the local wider community, I am committed to assisting Multicultural community groups in NSW to address their needs. I strongly believe that it is our moral obligation to look after the people in our diverse community.

My involvement in various community activities in numerous roles has given me a unique opportunity to mix with people from different backgrounds and understand their needs and concerns. I have a special interest in the different communities and their organizations and wish to work together to share our problems & all issues  and to co-operate with each other to solve our problems which will benefit the Mainstream and Multicultural communities in this country to live with in peace and harmony within our community.

With a wealth of experience, knowledge and community involvement, I have much to contribute to the members of the community. Conscious of the unique needs of the local wider community, I am committed to assisting Multicultural community groups in NSW to address their needs. I strongly believe that it is our moral obligation to look after the people in our diverse community.