Farhana A. Rahman

Vice President

BASIS
Farhana A. Rahman is currently serving as the Vice Presi- dent of Bangladesh Association of Software and Infor- mation Services (BASIS), the largest national trade body for IT and ITES of this country. She is the Chairperson and CEO of UY Systems Ltd, one of the pioneer organi- zations in outsourcing business and has been outstand- ing in the European market for more than a decade. With its web based software development skill, UY Systems slaking a considerable contribution in earning foreign currencies. She is also the Managing Director of HealthPrior21 and Secretary at Society for the welfare of Autistic Children. Ms. Rahman has been an example in ICT industry and encouraged a lot of female entrepreneurs over the years. She received the prestigious Women Exporter of the Year' award by International Center for Trade and Sustainable Development at Trade Development Symposium in Nairobi, Kenya. She was also awarded with the 'Best Women Entrepreneur' in ICT Award at Digital World 2015. Ms. Rahman has made substantial contribution in BASIS with different roles. She was the first elected Woman Director at BASIS and served the board as Treasurer and Vice President during the term, 2008-2010 and 2010-2012. Currently, she is the Chairman of International Market Development Committee. Her commitments and engagements are quite praiseworthy too with roles such as Secretary General of Autism Foundation & Advisory Committee Member of Shuchona Foundation. Ms. Rahman is a Master Degree holder from the University of Dhaka.