Mahboob Zaman | Managing Director

Mahboob Zaman is the managing director of DataSoft leads on its Board of Directors, is responsible for DataSoft’s day-to-day-operations, as well as lead the company’s product & service development and technology strategy. He is a valiant freedom fighter, and has been recognized as one of the pioneer entrepreneur in the software industry.

He has been successfully leading a promising team to the global forefront to build up the name of Bangladesh as one of the upcoming countries in the field of Information Technology.
His business specializes in Port and Logistics Management, Banking & Micro Finance, Bioinformatics and Outsourcing. Over the years his hard work earned DataSoft to joint venture contracts with USA, Germany, UK, Denmark, Japan & Italy.
Mr. Zaman was elected as the President of BASIS (Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services) for the year of 2010-2012 with the vision of taking Bangladesh to the next level.

 

 

Azad Chowdhury | Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Chowdhury is a Board Member and serves as the Chief Executive Officer of DataSoft Systems Bangladesh Limited. He is a seasoned professional with broad international experience gained across USA, Canada, Hong Kong and Singapore spanning 22+ years in the investment banking and financial services industry.

Professionally he has held multiple global & regional roles at top tier investment banks like Salomon Smith Barney (USA), Deutsche Bank (USA), Toronto Dominion Bank (Canada), ABN AMRO Bank (Hong Kong), Royal Bank of Scotland (Hong Kong and Singapore) etc. – his focus areas have been on client strategy; business development & strategy; technology systems & infrastructure; and managing institutional relationships across Asia. He has lived internationally for over 28 years, and has a breadth of knowledge in banking conventions in developed and emerging markets. He is also intimately familiar with the opportunities and challenges facing Bangladesh.

Mr. Chowdhury has academic credentials from the United States with specialization in Finance & Investments. He is an alumnus of Baruch College – City University of New York and Harvard Business School.

 

 

 

M Manjur Mahmud | Director & COO

M. Manjur Mahmud accumulated regional and international experience as an ICT entrepreneurs exceeding 27 years of proficiency in team management and operational excellence by managing enterprise level project in various leading project management framework. He also drives the quality assurance initiatives for the company.

His years of leadership experience has culminated into several leading executive positions and board memberships with local and International companies.

He has been an adjuncts faculty in various national university like BUET and Jahangirnagar university and he has a very strong academic research interest globally that includes his association in various capacity with KAIST of South Korea, University of Maryland -college park,Hong Kong University and IIM Calcutta.

Mr. Mahmud has majored in Computer Science and has been one of the early certified Oracle Professional in Bangladesh. He has also been a certified Project Management Professional (PMP), Information System Audit Professional (CISA) and trained Technopark Professional and an alumnus of Hong Kong University.

He has been very active in various Non-profit tech forums such as BASIS Quality Forum (BFQ) and Co-founder the Data Science Bangladesh (DsB) initiative. He is also the Founder of Blockchain Circle, Dhaka; a group to understand practices of Distributed Ledger Technology ( DLT) and Blockchain. This group  is comprised  of tech entrepreneurs from all walks of life.

 

 

Dil Afroz Begum | Director, Admin & Human Resource

Dil Afroz Begum is Director of Administration and HR of DataSoft since its foundation. She is responsible for overseeing the overall finance function of DataSoft, driving business growth and profitability and developing corporate strategies. Her mission is to continuously build an organization that provides industry best IT Professionals, broad range of technology services and flexible delivery models to the global software development industry so that they get more out of their IT Investments and with greater speed.