On 4th January 2024, an agreement was signed to invest BDT 2 crore from Startup Bangladesh Ltd. to Hishab Technologies Ltd. in ICT tower, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
In this event, Mr. Zubair Ahmed (Founder & Chairman of Hishab), Mio Ahmed (Co-Founder of Hishab), Mohammad Fayadan Hossain (Co-founder & Managing Director of Hishab) along with others, Md. Shamsul Arefin (Chairman of the Board of Directors for Startup Bangladesh and Secretary, ICT division & Sami Ahmed (Managing Director of Startup Bangladesh) joined.
There, Mr. Mohammad Fayadan Hossain speeched, “It is a pleasure to have Startup Bangladesh as our investor. We believe SBL will be an extremely valuable investment partner for Hishab, helping guide and support us to not only reach but positively impact every citizen of Bangladesh through telephony-driven Generative AI with our services.”
Sami Ahmed, Managing Director, Startup Bangladesh Limited remarked, “Startup Bangladesh foresees Hishab as a company that will serve both local and international markets on a large scale. Companies like Hishab are expected to enrich the startup ecosystem in Bangladesh and potentially create a positive impact on the global investor community.”
What is Startup Bangladesh Limited?
Startup Bangladesh Limited is the first and only venture capital fund sponsored by the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.
It provides guidance re: corporate governance and ensures that the Company complies with legal and regulatory requirements. Supports Managing Director and relevant teams in coordination of the Board meetings and ensures all governmental protocols are maintained and followed in day to day operations of the Company.
Hishab is a world leader in telephony-based Conversational AI technology. Hishab holds over 20 patents in over 27 countries across the world. Hishab’s team is represented by people from 10 different countries across Europe and Asia. Bangladeshi Engineering meets with Japanese and Indian leadership to bring the world’s MOST innovative solution for digitalization of the mass across the world.