Roll Of Honours

Sir Biren Mookerjee

(February 14,1899-Nov 04,1982)

1924 Joined Martin & Co as an Assistant
1931 A partner of Burn & Co.
1934 A partner of Martin & Co.
1937 Chairman, Steel Corporation of Bengal ( SCOB )
1940-41 Sheriff of Calcutta and President of the Calcutta Board of the Imperial Bank of India
1942 Knighted
1946 Managing Director of the amalgamated Martin Burn ltd.
1963 Managing Director of The Statesman
1964 Was for several years Chairman of The Statesman's Board of Directors Director of Indian Copper Corporation of Alkali & Chemical Corporation of India of Jardine Henderson Director - Darjeeling Himalayan Railway Chairman - IIT, Kharagpur, BE College, Shibpur Calcutta Blind School, West Bengal Development Corporation Drugs Enquiry Committee Indian Institute of Management, Calcutta Academy of Fine Arts President of the Calcutta Club for several years of the Mohun Bagan Club for 15 yeqrs A prominent Steward of the Royal Calcutta Turf Club A Fellow of the Engineering Faculty, Calcutta University A Trustee and Member of the Victoria Memorial Hall Executive Committee. Trustee, Indian Museum.