Luna Shamsuddoha

Director & Founder President, BWIT

Chairman, Dohatec New Media
Managing Director, Global Voice Telecommunications Limited

About Luna Shamsuddoha

Luna Shamsuddoha is an ICT entrepreneur and Chairman software firm Dohatec New Media, in Dhaka Bangladesh, which she founded in 1992. She leads the management team and is responsible for overseas marketing and emerging technology. She has received recognition for her path-breaking work internationally. She is Member, Council of Global Thought Leaders on Inclusive Growth, Switzerland. The eminent Council comprises of 32 distinguished persons including Nobel Laureates, Professors, former Presidents, and Cabinet Ministers. Luna is the managing Director, Global Voice Telecommunication Ltd.

Her company is an Independent Software Vendor (ISV) and System Integrator. Dohatec provides software solutions to institutions, government agencies and corporations in the USA, Canada, Germany, Switzerland and Bangladesh. Dohatec’s key clients are The World Bank, World Health Organisation, US Postal Service, Government of Bangladesh, Bangladesh Army, Royal Government of Bhutan and Government of Nepal.

Dohatec is a Certifying Authority and issues Digital Certificates including identification certificates and SSL Certificates. It has PKI enablement solutions as well.

Affiliations

  • Former Chairman and Director, Janata Bank Limited, State owned Commercial Bank
  • Trustee, Underprivileged Children’s Educational Program (UCEP)
  • Trustee, Independent University Bangladesh (IUB), former Vice Chair of the Board of Trust Independent University
  • Investment Committee Members, Business Finance for the Poor in Bangladesh (BFP-B Project) Government of Bangladesh and DFID
  • Member Startup Bangladesh-iDEA (Innovation, Design & Entrepreneurship Academy) Project, ICT Division, Ministry of Posts, Telecommunication and Information Technology
  • Board Member, Information and Communication Technology Industry Skills Council (ICT ISC)
  • Former Director State owned Commercial Bank, Agrani Bank Limited 2009 – 2012
  • Former Member of the Board of SME Foundation; Ministry of Industries, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh
  • Member of Bangladesh ICT Policy Review Committee 2008. Government of People’s of Republic Bangladesh
  • Founder of the Bangladesh Business Magazine
  • Global Advisory Council of Think through Consulting (‘TTC’) India.

Membership

Membership with different organizations

Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Services (BASIS)

MCCI

AMCHAM

SBCCI

BEF

APSCA

Bangladesh PKI Forum