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FS Weekly 84: Insights and Research for Building Enduring Enterprises

This week's edition features:

  1. The Art of Enterprise: A collection of 13 interviews with prominent leaders from business and social sectors
  2. Founder Story with Parvez Akhter
  3. Business Deep Dive on Daraz’s Leadership Change 
  4. The Generalist with MJ Ferdous
  5. Insight from Praava Health Founder Sylvana Quader Sinha

The Art of Enterprise

13 Interviews to Help You Reflect on Your Life and Work

From our archive, a collection of 13 interviews with some of the brilliant minds from business and social sector, including Dr. Syed Ferhat Anwar, Professor, IBA, Muhammad A. (Rumee) Al, Fahmida Khatun, Executive Director, Centre for Policy Dialogue (CPD), Prabeer Sarkar, Founder and CEO, Dhaka Distributions, Mridul Chowdhury, Founder and CEO, mPower Social Enterprises, Mamun Rashid, former Managing Partner of PwC Bangladesh, Yasir Azman of Grameenphone, Arif Khan among others. These interviews were part of a previous series called Life’s Work. 

Founder Story

Building a global software company out of Bangladesh With Parvez Akhter

This week’s founder story is from our rich archive of 200+ founder interviews. Founder of ThemeXpert and ThriveDesk Parvez Akhter talks about his path to entrepreneurship and the nature of entrepreneurial success. 

Business Deep Dive

Daraz Restructures Bangladesh Leadership Amid Challenging Times, Daraz’s Priorities

Learn about recent leadership changes at ecommerce company Daraz and what it means for the company. 

The Generalist

On building scalable organizations with MJ Ferdous

In this fascinating interview from our archive, learn how Brain Station 23 designs its organizational structure for scale, the dynamics of the software outsourcing business, the critical importance of culture, and the future from Brain Station 23 COO MJ Ferdous. 


Five Entrepreneurship Lessons from Praava Health Founder Sylvana Quader Sinha

The most important skill for founders, why you should prioritize sustainability in a market like Bangladesh, move on the pace your business requires instead of adopting the idea of growth at any cost, read five similar gems from the inimitable Founder of Praava Health Sylvana Quader Sinha

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