Incoming Strategic Foresight & Innovation (SFI) MDes student Kazi Monirul Kabir has been awarded the prestigious Brand Leadership Award from the World Brand Congress, held in Singapore this summer. The Congress is a meeting place for the world's branding and marketing elite, where top executives from the world’s biggest brand discuss critical marketing challenges. This year’s theme was “Brands that Last: the Role of Sustainability in Innovative Branding.”
Kabir, who hails from Dhaka, Bangladesh, was recognized for his innovative approach and social awareness in branding and communication over his career. Kabir works at evangelizing Google in Bangladesh, which includes working with the government, tech communities and businesses in building the digital ecosystem that is redefining, inspiring and revolutionizing the commercial and social landscape of the country.