Shameem Ahsan

Shameem Ahsan

President, BASIS

& CEO, Akhoni.com

 

Mr. Shameem Ahsan is an ICT entrepreneur and co-founder of Akhoni.com Ltd., eGeneration Ltd. and Benchmark-eGeneration Ltd.

His recent venture Akhoni.com is the first and largest e-commerce site in Bangladesh. Akhoni.com has shown the path to the e-commerce industry in Bangladesh which is now facilitating the buying experience of customers alongside providing employment opportunities to many young and bright professionals.

He has received "Best Young Entrepreneur of Bangladesh" award from the Prime Minister of Bangladesh at Dhaka Chamber of Commerce Business Award. He is the member of Prime Minister's Digital Bangladesh Task Force, Government of Bangladesh which is the highest policy-making body to monitor and implement the vision of building Digital Bangladesh.

Mr. Ahsan is the President of Bangladesh Association of Software & Information Services (BASIS), the national trade body for Software and IT enabled services companies of Bangladesh. He is the Co-Chairman, of Standing Committee on Digitization of Trade bodies of Federation of Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce & Industry.