A serial entrepreneur, Mr. Md. Sabur Khan, Chairman of Daffodil Family and Daffodil International University (DIU) and Daffodil Computers Ltd (DCL). started his business career in 1990 by an IT startup, naming Daffodil Computers Ltd., the 1st and one of the leading public listed IT companies in Bangladesh. He has involved himself with a lot of challenges while he was the President of Dhaka Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI), the Bangladesh Computer Samity (BCS) and the Member of Prime Minister’s ICT Task Force of the country. Bangladesh government has awarded Mr. Md Sabur Khan, with the status of 'Commercially Important Person’ (CIP) for his role.
His commitment has attached him as Visiting Professor with a lot of foreign universities. He has been awarded Honorary Professorship, Honorary Doctorate, and Honorary D. Lit. from several foreign institutions. He has been conferred with Honorary Fellowship from Said Business School, Oxford University by ABRM for his contribution.
Mr. Md. Sabur Khan was elected as the First Vice President of the Association of Universities of Asia and the Pacific (AUAP). World Business Angels Investment Forum (WBAF), the largest Angel investors’ forum designated him as the High-Commissioner of WBAF for Bangladesh. Mr. Md. Sabur Khan was the Chairman, Global Trade Committee and also Director of World IT & Services Alliances (WITSA).
Mr. Khan initiated a challenging project to create 2000 new entrepreneurs, written & published several books in two languages, and initiated business incubator, start up, venture capital, department of Entrepreneurship in the university level to promote entrepreneurship.
Mr. Khan has achieved many awards nationally, and internationally.
He established Daffodil Foundation & Daffodil Institute of Social Sciences (DISS) for the well-being of under privileged people.