Aum Phub Zam, chairperson of Yarkay Group, was elected the first female president in the 36-year history of the Bhutan Chamber of Commerce and Industry on 20 April 2016.
Aum Phub Zam stated that ‘The government and private sector should work together instead of working as two separate entities’. She spoke about the need to strengthen the relationship between the two. She expressed her willingness to work closely with the government and to take on board the voices of the business community.
She also said she will continue with the chamber’s initiative to improve rural economy. “We have to take everyone on board; the chamber is not only for big businesses.”
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