Grameenphone has appointed Syed Tanvir Husain as its new Chief Human Resources Officer, effective from 12 June 2018.
Grameenphone, part of the Telenor Group is the largest mobile telecommunications operator in Bangladesh in terms of revenue, coverage and subscriber base. The company was incorporated on 10 October 1996 as a private limited company. Grameenphone converted to a public limited company on 25 June 2007. Grameenphone has built the largest cellular network in the country, covering nearly 99 per cent of the country’s population.
Tanvir joined Grameenphone in 2013 as Head-Leadership Development and served at the various HR functions. He has over 20 years of professional experience in Human Resources at different industries, he started his career with British American Tobacco Bangladesh as a Management Trainee in 1998, and after BAT Bangladesh he joined as the Head of HR in Citibank N.A and later took up the CHRO role in Airtel Bangladesh. Prior to joining Grameenphone, he has also worked in the USA for KBR and Aramark.
He holds an MBA (Major in Finance) from IBA Dhaka University.