Mr. Russell T. Ahmed

Mr. Russell T. Ahmed

Secretary General,
BASIS

 

Russell T. Ahmed is the Founder & CEO of Champs21.com, country's pioneer and largest e-learning project. Mr. Ahmed, together with "The Daily Star", initiated and launched Champs21.com with the vision of "Changing People's lifestyle through Technology". Champs21 is an online education system for school students. Spelling Bee, a TV Reality Show is the most recent initiative of Champs21.com under the leadership of Russell. Before founding Champs21, Russell has been in important leadership roles in a number of big technology ventures. He was the Chief Strategic Officer till 2010 for Fiber@Home, the 1st NTTN operator of the country. Prior to that, Russell served Augere Wireless Broadband Bangladesh Ltd. as CMO and successfully launched the Brand, QUBEE in Bangladesh. Russell was the COO of Aamra Networks Limited, the leading Corporate ISP (Internet Service Provider) of Bangladesh for 6 years. Russell T. Ahmed was also COO of two other ICT concerns of Aamra Group. Russell T. Ahmed was elected as Secretary General of the Executive Committee of ISP Association of Bangladesh, ISPAB for the term 2008-2009. Russell has widely traveled many countries including USA, UK, Europe and other Asian & Australasian countries for business purposes and attended IT events such as CeBIT, Comdex, CommunicAsia, Outsource World, ITU conferences and shows over the years.

Mr. Ahmed is currently the Secretary General of BASIS.