Kaniz Fatema

Kaniz Fatema

Kaniz Fatema

GENERAL MANAGER | ROBI AXIATA LIMITED

Kaniz Fatema is a record-breaking CGPA scorer in her undergraduate level and magna cum laude in graduate level; she completed her BBA from IBA, Jahangirnagar University and MBA from North South University with major in Marketing.

She has 14 years of working experience in diversified areas starting from manufacturing industries, development fields, and information technology to telecom sector.

Currently she is working as a General Manager in Market Strategy & Planning department at Robi Axiata Limited. Before joining Robi, she has worked at Grameenphone Limited, a joint venture of Telenor Group, for 11 years in different functions including Product & Campaign Management, UX/ Service Design, NPS, Project Management, and Sales & Distribution. In 2018, Grameenphone has awarded her as the most courageous female employee who is walking beyond her comfort zone.

She has also worked in Siemens BD Ltd, Otobi Limited and Islamic Relief UK before joining the Telecom sector. She is also the National Coordinator of Girls in ICT BdOSN and ‘Tech Back the Tech’, a global awareness program for Online Safety.

Kaniz has gained excellent reputation as an impactful speaker for widespread audiences of Bangladesh including corporate, NGO, Government, and Defense and Educational institutions. She was an invited speaker in Malaysia as the coordinator of GIICT, Bangladesh. She is the Growth Chair of Professional Speakers Association Bangladesh (PSAB). She is also associated with Asian Professional Speakers Association (APSA) and Global Professional Speakers Community. She is a TEDx speaker as well who has delivered her TEDx speech very recently in TEDx DaffodilsU. Currently she is writing a book themed on ‘Overcoming Self-Doubt’.

She is also:

  • Coordinator, Girls in ICT, Bangladesh Open Source Network (BdOSN)
  • Strategic Planning and Communication Director, Dreams for Tomorrow (D4T)
  • Growth Chair, Professional Speakers Association Bangladesh (PSAB)
  • TEDx Speaker at TEDx DaffodilsU