Speaker - Mr. Fida Haq

Keynote Presenter

Mr. Fida Haq

Co-founder and the Chief Executive Officer

ShurjoMukhi Limited

Mr. Fida Haq

Fida Haq is the co-founder and the Chief Executive Officer of shurjoMukhi Limited since its inception in 2010. Under Haq's leadership, shurjoMukhi has been instrumental in establishing an e-Commerce ecosystem in Bangladesh. He has firmly established the company as a FinTech (Financial Technology) outfit with its own e-Payment Gateway named shurjoPay. The payment gateway is used by hundreds of e-merchants and large enterprises, including the Join Bangladesh Navy and the Bangladesh Ansar & VDP. shurjoMukhi Limited is a Payment System Operator (PSO) licensee from the industry regulator, the Bangladesh Bank, since January 2016.

With its online payment gateway - shurjoPay, shurjoMukhi Limited won the regional championship at the Seedstars World Competition 2020. This FinTech startup was also the Champion of the BASIS National ICT Awards 2019 and the Champion at the year’s APICTA Awards 2019 in the Industrial - General category. Fida Haq also won two competitive grants for the company from the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) to build app-based workflow solutions for utility vendors in the country's Power Sector. Moreover, the company was the Runner Up in the National Mobile Apps Competition 2015 in the Government and Participation category.

Fida Haq has led two UKAID-funded Business Finance for the Poor in Bangladesh (BFP-B) projects to enhance access to financial instruments and opportunities for the marginal entrepreneurs of Bangladesh.

He has introduced the company, adorsho praniSheba Limited - a Connected Cows Network for offering cattle insurance to farmers based on a cattle well-being monitoring platform in Bangladesh and led it to success by achieving a series of strategic developments in the AgriTech sector. The company works on a combination of RFID, IoT, Big Data, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence technologies. The platform is now well poised to revolutionize the cattle industry of the country.Haq has also led projects to deliver customized large-scale Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions for the Bangladesh Ansar and Village Defence Party - the largest grass root level disciplined force of Bangladesh and shurjoEMS - an Education Management System that many schools of Bangladesh use. He also conceived and delivered widely popular and useful Mobile Apps like Hatekhori (হাতেখড়ি) with over 1,000,000+ downloads) - the Bangla learning App for kids.