The Federation of AIM Alumni Associations, Inc. (FAIM), representing 14 alumni country chapters around the world held their Annual General Meeting (AGM) last February 23, 2019 at the SGV room, Zen Garden, AIM campus.
Present were the heads of various FAIM chapters: Nguyen Thi Thuan, MDM 1998, FAIM Chairperson (Vietnam), Tae-Sook “Sugar Han”, MBM 1984, Vice Chairman (Korea), Dani Firmansjah, MM”94, (Indonesia), Nikhil Kamath, MBM 1998 (India), Pi-Chuan Chen, MM 1995 (Taiwan), Diosdado Domingo, MBM 1988, Treasurer (Philippines) and Greg Atienza, MBM 1983, Secretary General. Also present were MP Singh, MBM 1976, former FAIM Chair (India), Xia Ying, MDM 2009 (China), Anwar Chowdhurry, MM 1998 (Bangladesh) and Sumeth Amornjanchurit MM 1985 (Thailand).
Before the AGM, FAIM heads had their individual photo shoot in GDLC caseroom taken by AIM events team. They were very happy and excited to take photos in the Triple A exhibit in AIM Library, in the Zen garden and in front of AIM.
The members held the election of FAIM Trustees for 2019-2020 during the AGM. The following Trustees were then elected Officers for 2019-2020:
Chairman: Nikhil Kamath, MBM 1998 (India)
Vice Chairman: Sumeth Amornjanchurit, MM 1985 (Thailand)
Treasurer: Diosdado M. Domingo, MBM 1988 (Philippines)
Secretary General: Gregorio J. Atienza, MBM 1983 (Philippines
Trustees: Dani Firmansjah, MM 1994 (Indonesia),Xia Ying, MDM 2009 (China), Nguyen Thi Thuan, MDM 1998 (Vietnam) – Ex-Officio
During the meeting, the FAIM heads enthusiastically reported on the various activities of alumni in their countries. Former FAIM Chairman, MP Singh was pleased to recognize the efforts of FAIM heads in keeping the chapters active in their respective countries. He said that he will continue to support FAIM in all its endeavors.