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Mr. AKM Ziaul Haque

Founder & CEO




Mr. Haque is experienced executive with over 20 years in AI, analytics, technology, and digital transformation, including a distinguished 16-year career with Robi Axiata Limited in Dhaka, Bangladesh where he was recognized as in the top 0.5% performers across the entire group. He has also been a Lecturer in Computer Science and Electronics, an expert speaker at numerous forums and conferences, and has closely worked with the top technology and advisory companies (Salesforce, Amazon, Ernst & Young) on AI projects.

The AI Factory team has years of experience in leading teams and organizations to use AI and analytics in the most advantageous way possible. Find out more about our full range of services and how AI can help your business.



2023 – Present (FL, USA): AI Factory Academy LLC, CEO & Founder


2006 - Present (Dhaka, Bangladesh): Robi Axiata Limited

  • 2022 – Present: Executive Vice President, Analytics Center of Excellence
  • 2020 – 2022: Vice President, AI Innovation & Planning/Analytics Center of Excellence
  • 2019 – General Manager, Enterprise Business Intelligence
  • 2012 – 2018: General Manager, Service Assurance & Quality
  • 2009 – 2012: Manager, Network Support and Performance Reporting
  • 2006 – 2009: Engineer, Service Operation Center


2006 (Dhaka, Bangladesh): South East University, Lecturer, Computer Science and Electronics


2002 – 2004 (Dhaka, Bangladesh): Newage Infotech Service Limited, Software Engineer




  • 2022: Digital and Analytics Certificate
  • 2019: Strategy Execution Workshop
  • 2005: MS in Mobile Computing and Communications
  • 2003: BS in Computer Science

Certifications (LinkedIn):

  • Excel 2010: Advanced Formulas and Functions
  • AWS Essential Training for Developers Certificate
  • Cybersecurity Awareness: Security Overview
  • Data Visualization: Best Practices
  • Excel 2007: Business Statistics
  • Google Cloud Platform Essential Training (2019)
  • Google Cloud Platform Essential Training for Administrators
  • Learning Data Visualization
  • Learning Relational Databases
  • Python Essential Training
  • Python for Data Science Essential Training Part 2
  • SQL Essential Training (2018)
  • SQL Essential Training
  • Tableau 10 Essential Training
  • Creating a Culture of Privacy
  • Data Ethics Managing Your Private Customer Data
  • Practical Privacy for Products and Services
  • Privacy for Executives and Aspiring Executives

Certifications (Coursera): 

  • AI For Everyone: deep learning
  • Building a Data Science Team: John Hopkins University
  • Data Science in Real Life: John Hopkins University
  • Executive Data Science Capstone: Johns Hopkins University
  • Introduction to Big Data: UC San Diego
  • Introduction to Blockchain Technologies: INSEAD
  • Programming for Everybody: University of Michigan


  • Axiata Champion Club (since 2015)
  • Association for the Advancement of Artificial Intelligence (USA)
  • IMC – Institute of Management Consultants (USA)
  • PATCA – Professional and Technical Consultants Association (USA)

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