Ms. Sonia Bashir Kabir

Managing Director, Microsoft Bangladesh.

Ms. Sonia Bashir Kabir

Managing Director, Microsoft Bangladesh.

Biography

Educated and trained in Silicon Valley, Sonia lived in Northern California for 20 years. After completing her MBA, she worked in the Valley for Fortune 100 companies (Sun Microsystems & Oracle), startups & in the financial district. Her expertise include strategic planning & growth, sales execution, financial management, team building and change management.Sonia is currently the Managing Director for Microsoft Bangladesh, Board Director and Co-Founder of D Money (Fin-Tech start up), Vice President and Co-Founder of Bangladesh Women in Technology (BWIT). Sonia is also the Founder President of TiE Dhaka and has served in the Boards of the American International School, Dhaka, Bangladesh Employers Federation, Bangladesh Cricket Board (Women’s Wing), Abahani Women’s Games Development Committee and Women Entrepreneur’s Association.Besides co-founding an IT firm – Syntec, Sonia has served as the Country Director of Dell Bangladesh, Director Business Development for South East Asia, New Emerging Markets in Microsoft and Chief Operating Officer for Aamra Technologies Ltd.Sonia currently serves as a Board Member of Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services ( BASIS). She also serves in the Advisory Boards of the School of Business and the School of Computer Science of North South University and in the School of Business Advisory Board of Independent University Bangladesh.Sonia is a national athlete; she has played for Abahani women’s Volleyball and Cricket team and continued playing for Bangladesh National Volleyball team and Bangladesh National Cricket team

All session by Ms. Sonia Bashir Kabir

Cyber Security & Digital Hygiene

11.00-11.15
PUSHPOGUSSO HALL