Visa has announced appointing Soumya Basu as its country manager here. Soumya will head operations in Bangladesh, Nepal and Bhutan, according to a statement.
Late last year, Visa announced plans to establish a country liaison office in Dhaka It will host a team of professionals, now headed by Soumya, and introduce new services for Bangladeshi consumers, playing a more prominent role in the growth of digital payments.
With Visa since 2016, Soumya has been instrumental in the strategy and execution of its South Asian franchise. He previously held management positions in multinationals in India including Tata Group, CRISIL and Diebold Nixdorf.