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Sayma Rahman

Senior Specialist, Digital Partnerships at Grameenphone Ltd


Sayma Rahman is managing Global Partnerships in Grameenphone, a Telenor business unit in Bangladesh. She has 10 years of work experience in Telecommunication heading several key portfolios. In her first role Sayma was heading ‘Mobile Music’ team where she worked with the music artists in Bangladesh to bring their contents on mobile platform and establish mobile music copyright policy. In her next role she extensively worked with the local app developers to expose telecom APIs and built developer community in the market. Afterwards she has been one of the key resources in Telenor driving the Digital Transformation ambitions and launched a number of successful homegrown Digital Services in the country. In her current role, Sayma is working with global partners like Google, Facebook, Alibaba etc to bring them in Bangladesh with localized solutions. 

Sayma won the award of ‘Top Progressive Woman Leader’ in Bangladesh in 2016 and her project ‘Mobile Connect’ won GSMA Founder Award at GSMA Mobile World Congress 2016. She is a celebrated woman traveler in Bangladesh marking 39 countries on the map.


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