Britain Brunei Business Forum successfully hosted the Sustainable Strategies Forum for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) on Wednesday, 29 November 2023, at the Baiduri Community Space, Baiduri Bank HQ.
The event, featured Professor David Grayson, a distinguished sustainability expert, co-author of “The Sustainable Business Handbook” and Board Member of Baiduri Bank, aimed to provide insights for SMEs towards achieving success through sustainable practices.
In his Welcoming Remarks, Pg Aki Ismasufian bin Pg Hj Ibrahim, Chair of BBBF said, “In partnering with Baiduri Bank and Professor Grayson for this event, the BBBF aims to forge meaningful discussions, aligning with our mission to promote sustainable practices. Baiduri Bank’s commitment to sustainability reflects our shared vision for a responsible business landscape and this collaboration underscores the significance of united efforts in driving positive change. We encourage active participation from the audience and we thank our members, guests, and partners for contributing to this transformative evening.”
The Opening Remarks were delivered by Ms Catherine Pochkhanavala-Cleeve, Acting British High Commissioner, who also presented a token of appreciation to Professor Grayson on behalf of BBBF after the talk.
Professor Grayson provided a comprehensive exploration of sustainable strategies, offering practical solutions for SMEs facing resource constraints. He challenged the audience to engage in a dynamic conversation, sharing perspectives and experiences on integrating sustainability into business models. His call to action resonated with the audience, inspiring a commitment to fostering a more resilient and responsible future for businesses.