Dr. Asif Naimur Rashid
Dr. Asif Naimur Rashid is currently serving as the Chief Business Officer (CBO) of Grameenphone- a Telenor subsidiary and the largest Mobile Operator in Bangladesh with more than 80 million customers. He has been working in the ICT & Telecom industry for more than two decades, successfully leading key business & digital transformation initiatives. Aside Grameenphone, he has worked as the CIO for Robi Axiata, Founding Managing Director for Red.Digital and in key roles in Telenor Myanmar, Telenor HQ, Telenor India, Siemens and Mentors’ Technologies- home and abroad.
Dr. Asif has a bachelor’s degree with honors in Applied Physics & Electronics, a Master’s degree in Telecommunication Engineering, an MBA in Executive Management, and a Doctoral degree in Artificial Intelligence with summa cum laude. He regularly speaks at national and international technology events on Cloud, IoT & 5G adoption for emerging countries, applied AI & API marketplaces for telecom, and 4IR potentials. In his personal life, Dr. Asif, an avid traveler, is married and blessed with three children.