I am part of Praava's team because I share the same values and goals as the other team members to bring quality and reliable healthcare in Bangladesh.
Ms. Eskander is an actuary with several years of experience in the insurance industry, particularly in micro insurance. She has a Bachelor's degree in Mathematics from Mount Holyoke College and a Master's degree in mathematics from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. She began her career at an economics consulting firm in New York City and then continued on to pursue an actuarial career, upon which she joined a reinsurance company in London. Ms. Eskander moved to Bangladesh a few years ago and started developing a micro insurance program for a local microfinance institution. She then continued working on various other projects including developing agricultural insurance in Bangladesh through IFC and World Bank, designing life insurance products for private life insurers, and conducting trainings on agricultural insurance in Uganda.
Assistant Manager, Business Innovations
I am part of Praava's team because I love working for an organization that encourages me to be creative, motivates me to think out of the box, and provides me with the opportunity to work and learn from a very diverse group.
Ms. Chakraborty is a strategy developer. Her personal interests range from finance, economics, and women's rights to psychology. Ms. Chakraborty graduated from the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), University of Dhaka, with a major in Finance and a minor in Human Resource Management. She is also a Certified Supply Chain Analyst (CSCA) from the International Supply Chain Education Alliance (ISCEA). Prior to joining Praava, she held internships at the Bangladesh Foreign Trade Institute and Grameenphone.
Business Innovations Executive
I am part of Praava’s team because apart from nurturing me and pushing me to explore my horizon, Praava compliments my values of touching people’s lives while serving a noble cause.
Ms. Reza is a Business Innovations Executive who has keen interest in Branding & Business Analytics. She completed her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP) in Finance. Her previous work includes serving as a Strategic Planner in Magnito Digital and as a Brand Executive in Evince Retail Ltd. She wants to build her expertise around the healthcare industry and has a unified passion for culinary art and healthcare. Combining both, she also runs her own online catering business called the Turtle’s Buvette, through which she serves healthy home cooked meals. Known as The Layman Turtle, in her personal time she loves reading, running & rambling about the hustles of daily life in her blog – www.mehtajreza.com.