Jabed Sultan Pias

Head of Business, Prothom Alo Digital

As a Business Head, I am working on a once in a lifetime opportunity, to redefine the digital media business landscape of our country. I am an experienced digital leader with a proven track record in using strategic thinking to deliver growth in a complex organisation. I am passionate about people and building high-performing, diverse teams.
I am leading the Business of Prothom Alo Digital, the largest digital media company of Bangladesh. We run ventures in News, Video and OTT, e-commerce, VAS, IVR, Ad Tech, Digital Media Buying, ePaper, eMagazine and more, reaching over 13 million consumers a month only through our own platforms. We generate 1B+ monthly ad impressions, with all other alternative revenue streams it helps to occupy around 60% revenue share of entire digital news media business of Bangladesh! We are the master in social media content management and organic growth strategy. Our social media platform is among the world's top 10 Daily News Companies in terms of followers and engagement.

I have stabilised, Re-invented, extended & diversified the business unit which resulted significant profitability, market share and brand dominance.

I have prior experience in catering one of the most influential brands of the country.
Earned double MBA and BBA with marketing concentration from the top business schools of Bangladesh; IBA-DU, Dept. of Marketing-DU and IBA-JU. Throughout the way have been leading numerous community and voluntary platforms in both local and international level. Also working as the Community Manager for Google Developer’s Group Bangla. Represented Bangladesh in the world's top leadership & knowledge sharing conference in Silicon Valley where my leadership model was instigated globally after it was showcased in front of Google's Developer community leaders from 110 countries.

9:30 - 10:50 PM Session-8

Rajshahi and Rangpur 22nd July

Panel Discussion: Brand Marketing as career for 21st Century

Moderator :

Coach Kamrul Hasan - Founder, CKH Network

Panelist : 

1.Jabed Sultan Pias - Head of Digital Business,  Prothom Alo 

2.Tajdin Hassan - Head of Marketing at The Daily Star

3.Monsurul Aziz - Head of Brand - Nagad 

Partner: The Premier Bank Limited