Engr M. Abu Taher is the Chairman of Fortuna Group of Industries involved in major sectors, such as, garments, leather, agro-fisheries and real estate. The Fortuna Group Ltd. comprises of nine enterprises. He is a Director of Union Capital Ltd., a leasing company. Engr. Taher has been actively involved in the Bangladesh Garments Manufacturer and Exporters Association (BGMEA) since its inception and has served in the Association in various capacities since 1985. He was elected a Director of BGMEA and served as the Chairman of the Committee on Quota Policy and Administration. He is also a former Chairman of Peoples Insurance Company Ltd. Engr. Taher is actively involved in charitable activities and has set up numerous trusts and schools.