With a vision to instigate active leadership in the corporate sector, Bangladesh Brand Forum brings together prominent thought leaders across the world to its flagship Leadership Summit in Dhaka on April 23, 2016
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Tom Cummings is an Executive Board and senior management adviser. He is also a creative partner, designer and process facilitator for strategic visioning, business performance and leadership development programs. He works both independently and in collaboration with faculty from leading business schools and consulting firms.Tom is known for his ability to bring new insights, sharp contrasts and fresh perspectives to his client engagements. He draws on 25 years of working with leaders and teams across a range of academic disciplines, industries and financial services.
Sanjiv Mehta is the CEO and Managing Director of Hindustan Unilever Limited and Executive Vice President of Unilever South Asia. He has lived and worked in India, Bangladesh, the Philippines and Dubai. Sanjiv began his career with Union Carbide India Limited and joined Unilever in 1992. With Unilever he has held various positions including Chairman and Managing Director of Unilever Bangladesh Limited (2002-06), Chairman and CEO of Unilever Philippines (2007 -08) and Chairman of Unilever - North Africa and Middle East (NAME) from 2008 – 2013.
Ms. Rashid has worked across Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific.She is the coauthor of Growing Global Executives: the Core Competencies (Rarebird Press, 2015), Winning the War for Talent in Emerging Markets: Why Women are the Solution (Harvard Business Press, 2011), “The Battle for Female Talent in Emerging Markets (Harvard Business Review), a series of BRIC country reports, and Asians in America: Unleashing the Potential of the “Model Minority.” Ms. Rashid is an internationally recognized subject matter expert on gender, global leadership and next generation talent strategies.
Based in Dubai, UAE, Alia Khan is the Founder and Chairwoman of Islamic Fashion and Design Council (IFDC), an organization established for the development of the Islamic fashion and design industry worldwide. With offices in 5 countries and growing rapidly to other countries, IFDC is the world’s leading fashion and design (art, architecture, interiors, etc.) council representing the Islamic economy and its stakeholders. IFDC aligns itself with established and budding mainstream as well as Islamic fashion and design brands, government organizations, institutions, corporations, global conferences, events, fashion weeks, and publications to ensure a powerful, sustainable and supportive presence that will lead its talent to the global marketplace.
Amitava Chattopadhyay is an expert on branding and his research has appeared in leading journals including the Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of consumer Psychology, Journal of Marketing etc. Most recently, he has pub;ished a book entitled 'The New Emerging Market Multinationals: Four strategies for Disrupting Markets and Building Brands. He is on the editorial review boards of the Journal of Consumer Research, Journal of the Academy of Marketing Science and many others. For his research, he won Robert Ferber Award and many others.