<span typeof="v:Breadcrumb"><a href="https://icsb.org/" rel="v:url" property="v:title">Home</a> » <span rel="v:child" typeof="v:Breadcrumb"><a href="https://icsb.org/icsb-affiliates/" rel="v:url" property="v:title">Affiliates and Chapters</a> » <span class="breadcrumb_last">ICSB Myanmar</span></span></span><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><br /><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><br /><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><br /><!-- [et_pb_line_break_holder] --><h1>ICSB Myanmar</h1>
Established in FY 2016-17 The International Council for Small Business Myanmar (ICSBM) is founded in 2016 and headquartered in Yangon, Myanmar. It’s a not-for-profit organization established under the laws of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar, whose mission is to advance the development of entrepreneurship and small businesses within Myanmar. Specifically, ICSBM wishes to advance the following areas of expertise in Myanmar:

  1. Innovation and entrepreneurship
  1. Business start-ups
  1. Business English and communication skills
  1. IT and e-commerce

ICSBM is built upon the following four member-based pillars:

  1. Academics, who provide training and knowledge about how small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) and entrepreneurship can be best undertaken in Myanmar;
  1. Government policy makers, who are responsible for establishing and influencing the road map for supporting entrepreneurship and SME development in Myanmar;
  1. Business practitioners, who help to nurture SMEs and facilitate entrepreneurship, through their advice and support;
  1. Young entrepreneurs who wish to start and manage business in Myanmar, either now or in the future.

In line with this mission, ICSBM is specifically dedicated to:

  1. Improving knowledge, techniques and skills relevant to entrepreneurship and small business development in Myanmar;
  1. Developing an improved understanding of entrepreneurship in all its various forms;
  1. Coordinating and cooperating with various governmental Ministries involved in encouraging and supporting the development of entrepreneurship and small business in Myanmar;
  1. Publishing and disseminating academic material (e.g. conference papers, research reports, books, etc.) and other qualitative and quantitative information about entrepreneurship and small business in Myanmar to add to the knowledge and expertise of its membership and other interested persons;
  1. Organizing and attending conferences and other events to promote the free exchange of ideas and knowledge in the field of entrepreneurship and small business, both with ICSBM members and with other stakeholders and interested persons and organizations in the field;
  1. Learning about and using the most appropriate information communication technology tools to reach these goals. 

Contact ICSB Myanmar Main office: PS Business School, Dagon Center 1, 1st Floor, Sanchaung Township, Yangon 11111, Myanmar



Lack of infrastructure, skilled labors and access to capital are some of the key challenges for Myanmar small and medium enterprises to grow and compete in recent dynamic and open economy.  To break down the barriers, on 10th February International Council for Small Business Myanmar (ICSBM) open in Yangon to advance the development of entrepreneurship and small businesses across the country.


Mr. Myo Min ICSB Myanmar: President myominmighty@gmail.com
Mr. Richard Dare ICSB Myanmar: Vice President richard.dare@leadershipmyanmar.com
Mr. Kyaw Min Oo ICSB Myanmar: Director of Training kyawminoo72@gmail.com
Ms. Zin Mar Htay ICSB Myanmar: Director of Finance zinmarhtay@gmail.com
Mr. Oakkar Kyaw ICSB Myanmar: Director of Marketing okkarkyaw86@gmail.com
Dr. Hla Nyunt ICSB Myanmar: Director of Membership dr.hlanyunt2012@gmail.com