Each and every employee represents the spirit of JITA. Their capability, hard work and perseverance towards their responsibilities is holding JITA strong. Their diverse skills and talent helps to keep a balance between social impact and financial sustainability and supports Aparajita to develop and prosper.
With 20 years of multinational experience in the private sector, Riad Rouf brings a multidisciplinary entrepreneurial approach to leading the JITA team. Riad started his career with American Express and have had subsequent leadership roles in Youngone, Nokia, Emory and has also served as the CEO of Purnava, a Renata company.
As an experienced marketer and management professional, he likes to build cross-associations and believes in fostering and nurturing creativity and ideas amidst strict strategic frameworks. Riad has worked in Bangladesh and North America, takes a hands-on approach to every challenge and likes to lead by example.
Riad has an MBA from Clark University, MA, USA. He is a strong believer and champion of human rights and social justice in every endeavor he undertakes. He is passionate about design, modern art, and architecture. He loves travelling and cooking, and Real Madrid.
Sukanta Saha is a finance professional with over six (6) years of experience in financial and administrative management, procurement and project management, business and corporate laws, VAT & Tax laws, internal and external audit. He started his career with a national commercial bank in 2010. After that Sukanta Joined ‘Stratdev Consulting’, a national consulting firm works for social development. He has worked with national and international organizations such as PATH, IFES, IBI International, Fichtner GmbH & Co. Formerly, he served a Canadian engineering firm ‘Northwest Hydraulic Consultants’ as Local Finance Manager Bangladesh. Sukanta is a business graduate, holds BBA degree in Accountancy and Finance and has completed his MBA from Institute of Business Administration, Jahangirnagar University (IBA-JU). At present, Sukanta is serving JITA Social Business Bangladesh Ltd. as from 2016.
Tariq is an energetic sales trainer and manager with 12 years of experience in consumer service and retail business. He has broad industry experience in telecommunication, electronics and mobile Financial Services. Key strength of Tariq is the ability to meet and exceed goals/targets.
He has worked in diversified multinational companies like Banglalink, Citycell, Fair Distribution (Samsung Consumer Electronics) in sales & distribution. As a sales professional, Tariq has expertise in assessing process gaps and finding solutions to meet sales objectives and team targets.
Tariq is a business graduate in Marketing from the University of Dhaka. He brings a strong work ethic and a good measure of adaptability and resourcefulness to all of his professional endeavors.
Sajib has started his career at Bangladesh Brand Forum and led around 35 projects. Sajib has 7 years of experience working both at multinational and local organizations with core strengths in brand and market development.
Currently, he is leading several foreign funded social and market development projects in Bangladesh and also manages one of JITA’s core projects. Apart from this, Sajib also explores and connects new business opportunities with organizations having a similar social objective.
Sajib has graduated from American International University with a major in Marketing and has completed professional courses on digital marketing, event and activation management, media management and brand portfolio management.
He loves cricket and football and also has passionate about traveling and trying out new cuisines.
With a mindset of team capacity and unity building, Monika has been working in Human Resource and Administration field for the last 6 years. She started her career at Sara Advertising Ltd. and also worked in other organizations – T.M Group and OPPO. Her areas of expertise are recruitment, benefit designing, people management, compliance and administration.
Monika has completed her MBA and Post-Graduation Diploma in Human Resource Management. Monika is vibrant and bold in nature and has a passion for learning new languages and exploring historical places. On top of everything, she loves riding her bike in the streets of colorful Dhaka.
Md. Imtiaj Haque
Imtiaj has 5 years of experience in data mining, supply chain performance measurement, project management, impact measurement and market research. He loves the thrill of processing information which is later utilized in solving business challenges and addressing future scope.
Previously, he has worked in leading market development projects like Katalyst and M4C (Making Markets Work for Char) as an impact measurement expert. He has professional expertise in managing advance business intelligence software like Tableau, R & STATA.
Imtiaj has completed his bachelors in International Relation and Masters in Governance & Development studies from Jahangirnagar University. He is a big Mashrafe Mortaza fan and loves to play and watch cricket.
Md. Rokibul Islam
Rokibul brings a diverse set of skills from ensuring financial efficiency, maintaining quality and transparency, and in reporting and auditing. Rokibul also looks after compliance issues related to income tax, VAT and remittance.
Rokibul has completed his Honors & Masters in Management from National University and MBA in Finance from Southeast University. He loves travelling, shopping and is a diehard Manchester United fan.
Samsun Nahar has started her career at JITA Social Business Bangladesh Ltd. in 2017 as an Operations Officer. She is a business graduate, holds BBA degree in Marketing from International University of Business Agriculture and Technology (IUBAT).
Nahar is responsible for data management at JITA. She uses acquired experience, academic knowledge and interpersonal skills to enhance organizational efficiencies. She is dedicated and loves her work.
Nahar never misses a chance to travel to new places during holidays. She is a big fan of Bangladesh cricket and Brazil football team. On top of everything, she loves burgers.
Sarkar Md. Jubair
Jubair has worked in organizations like Prokalpa Upodeshta Ltd, Engineers and Consultant Bangladesh Ltd (ECBL) and was responsible for designing single line diagrams for Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board (BREB) projects. He received information technology (IT) certification from Cisco, known as CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) which ensured his capabilities in computer networking. At JITA, he provides IT support for all team members.
Jubair received his Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Electronics Engineering (EEE) from United International University (UIU). For one of his academic projects, he designed and created a surveillance robot which was able to move by itself through obstacles using GPS where human can’t reach and send valuable information to the user end. The project placed second place in the project evaluation that year.
Md. Humayun Kabir
Area Manager East
Md.Humayun Kabir is a highly experienced and result driven business manager with over 28 years of experience in market development, sales and distribution. At JITA, Humayun develops and manages partnership with ACI , Square, Bata, Apex, Reckitt Benckiser etc and coordinates operations in Cumilla region. Humayun has completed Bachelor of Arts (B.A) from Chittagong University. During holidays, he loves exploring new places with his family.
Area Manager Central
Amena Begum has experience of 19 years in the field of monitoring, evaluation and management. She started her career in Forest and Agriculture Development Sector of Care Bangladesh where she worked for 10 years. Amena, along with 5 other members of CARE, assisted in a research on Economic development of rural women under a project of Oxford University for 6 months. She has completed BA in Philosophy and Diploma in Library Science from Sa’dat University and College in Tangail. Currently, Amena is working as an Area Manager at JITA Social Business Bangladesh Ltd. and lives in Tangail with her family. During her leisure time, Amena loves to cook new dishes for her family member.
Khondker Asif Ahmed
Area Manager North
Asif Ahmed is a highly motivated & results-driven business manager with over 10 year of experience in sales and distribution in industry leading local and multinational companies such as BAT, RobiAxiata Limited and New Zealand Dairy Firm. Asif completed Bachelor of Commerce and MBA from Kushtia Islamia College and Green University respectively. At present, Asif works at JITA Social Business Ltd. as an Area Manager to coordinate operations in Rangpur. As a person, Asif is fun loving and lively and extremely supportive to his team members.