Syed Farhad Ahmed, a well acknowledged marketing expert and the driver of many successful business ventures in Bangladesh, leads one of the most successful IT companies in Bangladesh, aamra networks Limited, as well as aamra Companies, as its Managing Director.
Mr. Farhad is a founder shareholder of aamra Companies (formerly known as The Texas Group Bangladesh) and started his career immediately after university graduation in the group's garments venture in 1985 (set up by his late father Mr. SSF Ahmed, a renowned Chartered Accountant of the country) as its Director of Operations.
Making money and expanding business were never the only driving thoughts in his mind. Rather he always aims to contribute to the greater growth of the country and helps creating new job opportunities for its people. With this aspiration he concentrated on expanding business in new areas and in the country's nascent ICT field to boost the overall growth and advancement of the country. Under his able leadership, combined with his charismatic personality and motivational capabilities, he tends to bring out the very best in all of aamra's team members.
Taking the responsibility of overseeing the operations of the Group's 11 companies dealing with ICT (Information & Communication Technology), Garments & Textile and Lifestyle and HR Development as its Managing Director, he also directly oversees aamra companies’ sales and marketing initiatives.
Mr. Farhad has been an active participant in numerous business and professional organizations including: France-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Bangladesh Garments Manufactures and Exporters Association, Bangladesh Computer Samity and Internet Service Providers Association of Bangladesh. Mr. Farhad was also an Executive Committee Member & Vice Chairman, Marketing Committee of the Bangladesh Cricket Board. He is a past president of France-Bangladesh Chamber of Commerce & Industry.