Global Entrepreneurship Week is in full swing, and in Bangladesh, the Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) Bangladesh and Bangladesh Venture Capital Limited joined hands to celebrate and empower entrepreneurs throughout the country. The week-long celebration, held at the prestigious Daffodil Plaza, brought together innovators, investors, and business leaders to promote economic growth and support dynamic startups.
During the GEN Week festivities, a remarkable BDT.40 Million in funding was disbursed among three promising startups, marking a significant milestone in fostering the entrepreneurial spirit within Bangladesh. The recipients of this financial support include: Paragon Pump Limited, An agro-tech startup dedicated to revolutionizing agricultural practices, Window Booking, A platform offering smart accommodation solutions.Foodio Limited, A dynamic food platform committed to reshaping the culinary landscape.
Distinguished speakers graced the Global Entrepreneurship Week celebration offering valuable insights and inspiration to the entrepreneurial community. Dr. Md. Sabur Khan, President of GEN Bangladesh & Chairman Daffodil Family , Dr. Bikorno Kumer Ghosh, CEO of FBCCI Innovation and Research Centre, Ismat Jerin Khan, President of PatuakhaliWomen Chamber of Commerce, Alisha Prodhan, Founder of HerNet TV, Saraban Tahura Turin, Founder of Turtle Venture, Mr. Iqbal Bahar Zahid, Founder President of Nijer Bolar Moto Ekta Golpo Foundation Bangladesh (NBMEGFB), Dr. Rubina Hossain, a prominent women leader, Mr. Imran Fahad, Founder of Inspiring Bangladesh spoke at the event and the event was hosted by Mr. K M Hasan Ripon, the National Host of GENBangladesh
The collaborative efforts of GEN Bangladesh and Bangladesh Venture Capital Limited underscore the commitment to fostering a thriving entrepreneurial ecosystem in Bangladesh. The funds disbursed during this week will undoubtedly contribute to the growth and success of the supported startups, marking a positive step towards sustainable economic development in Bangladesh. As Global Entrepreneurship Week continues to unfold, Bangladesh stands poised to make a lasting impact on the global entrepreneurial landscape, with these startups leading the charge.
About Global Entrepreneurship Network (GEN) Bangladesh:
GEN Bangladesh is dedicated to fostering and empowering entrepreneurs, providing a platform for collaboration, innovation, and economic growth. The organization works tirelessly to create opportunities for startups and individuals, driving positive change within the entrepreneurial ecosystem.
About Bangladesh Venture Capital Limited:
Bangladesh Venture Capital Limited is committed to supporting and investing in promising startups, playing a crucial role in the development of the entrepreneurial landscape in Bangladesh. Through strategic partnerships and financial support, the organization aims to catalyze the growth of innovative ventures.
Caption: . Dr. Md. Sabur Khan, President of GEN Bangladesh & Chairman Daffodil Family, Dr. Bikorno Kumer Ghosh, CEO of FBCCI Innovation and Research Centre, along with the three promising startups, marking a significant milestone in fostering the entrepreneurial spirit within Bangladesh who received remarkable