The Daily Star ICT Awards

In recent years Bangladesh has experienced considerable growth in the Information and Communication Technology (ICT) industry. Bangladeshi ICT industry’s landscape now includes numerous firms, both old and new, working tirelessly to deliver value to their customers. To propagate the development of the ICT industry further and to recognize the front-runners who can serve as benchmarks for the others, “The Daily Star ICT Awards” is being organized for the sixth time. The program is supported by BRAC Bank Ltd, Daraz and Independent University, Bangladesh and enlightened by the Bangladesh Association of Software & Information Services (BASIS). Radisson Blu Dhaka Water Garden is the hospitality partner for the event.

The gala event was held on December 27, 2021, at 7 pm at Radisson Blu Dhaka (Utshab Banquet Hall). International Affairs Adviser to the Honorable Prime Minister of Bangladesh Dr. Gowher Rizvi handed over the crests to the winners.

The Daily Star ICT Awards

Md Sabbir Hossain, Deputy Managing Director & Chief Operating Officer, BRAC Bank Limited, Md. Tajdin Hassan, Chief Marketing Officer, Daraz. A H M Hasinul Quddus (Rusho), Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Daraz, Professor Niaz Ahmed Khan, Pro-Vice-Chancellor, Independent University, Bangladesh, Syed Almas Kabir, President, Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS) and Mr. Mahfuz Anam, Editor & Publisher, The Daily Star were present at the event.

Winners were selected in six categories:

Categories Awardees
Digital Commerce of the Year 2021 Rokomari. Com
ICT Startup of the Year 2021 Shajgoj Limited
ICT Solution Provider of the Year 2021 (International Market Focus) ULKASEMI LIMITED
ICT Solution Provider of the Year 2021 (Local Market Focus) Pridesys IT Ltd.
ICT BUSINESS PERSON Kamal Quadir - Founder & CEO, bKash
ICT PIONEER Syed Mamnun Quader - MD & CEO, Southtech Group