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Rezaul Hossain

Market Transformation Expert

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About Reza

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Transformation
of technology
is nothing
without
changing the
customers' behavior
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An innovative & visionary corporate leader, spearheaded the transformation of Bangladeshi consumers from “Wireless” to “Cashless”, successfully.

More than 25 years of professional expertise in Sales, Distribution, Marketing and Product development in ICT, Telecom and Digital Finance industries.

As an entrepreneur, has founded “Celero” that aimed to be a platform for socio-economic development and enriching lives.

Also representing “KIU Bangladesh” as Managing Director, (a US based global enterprise).

Co-founded “Nagad” in Bangladesh and established it as the 2nd largest digital financial service provider of the country within one year of launch.

From 2011-2017, played decisive role in bKash as the Chief Commercial Officer,  and led  bKash to acquire over 22 million customers, making it the “World’s largest mobile financial service provider” in terms of subscriber base.

Before bKash he has served Grameenphone (a Telenor Venture), Airtel Bangladesh (Bharti Airtel venture) and Citycell in at various leadership capacities.

Academically Reza holds Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) in Accounting from the University of Dhaka.

Areas of Expertise

  • Long term Strategic planning

  • Distribution Structure Dev. & Imp

  • Sales Automation & Management

  • Fintech Specialist

  • Commercial Budget & Forecast

  • Project Management

  • Product, Pricing & Commissioning

  • Geographic Information System(GIS)

  • Training & Development

  • Trade Marketing & Market Communications

  • Market Planning

  • Business Transformation

Interviews

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Professional Experience

Business Engagement

Professional Experience

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bKash Limited

World’s largest mobile money company by no. of subscribers

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Airtel Bangladesh

   Telecom operator, JV by Bharti Group & Dhabi Group, UAE

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GAO RFID, Toronto, Canada

Leading supplier of RFID solution

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Pacific Telecom Bangladesh

The only CDMA telecom operator in Bangladesh, owned  jointly by SingTel of Singapore, Pacific Group of Bangladesh, and Far East Telecom Ltd.

  • Dec' 2011- Jan'2017          Chief Commercial Officer

  • Nov'2007- Dec'2011              Head of Distribution Sales

  • May 2007- June 2007       Account Sales Manager

  • July 2005- March 2007        General Manger and        Head of Sales & Distribution

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Grameenphone Limited

The largest Telecom operator of the country, majority owned by Telenor

  • Dec' 1997- June' 2005         Deputy General Manager and  Head of Distribution Sales

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Grameen Cybernet

Leading Internet Service Provider of the country

  • Feb' 1997- Dec'1997     Marketing Executive

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Infinity Technologies Ltd. 

ICT Solution provider

  • Feb'1995- Feb'1997      Marketing Executive

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Third Wave Technologies Limited

Co-founder and Director

Established the company as the 2nd largest player in mobile money industry of the country, with more than 20 Million subscriber base & more than $10 Million  transaction/day

Business Engagement

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Celero Limited

Managing Director & CEO

Leading the development of the unique business model consists of distribution, delivery and online

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KIU Bangladesh

Managing Director & CEO

Setting up the Bangladesh operation of the Kiu Global starting from the scratch

 

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Contact

Celero Limited

Navana Sattar Garden

86, 86/1, New Eskaton Road,

Dhaka, Bangladesh

Email - reza@celerobd.com

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