Tina Jabeen

Tina Jabeen is the Chairperson of Bangladesh Women Investors Network, a pioneering network of women business angels aiming to fill the early-stage financing gap and provide advisory support to women-led and women-focused startups.

Tina is the founding Managing Director and former CEO of Startup Bangladesh Ltd., a venture capital company wholly funded by the Government of Bangladesh. Her expertise lies in government policy and program development, startup ecosystem launch, gender lens and climate finance initiatives in emerging economies, intergovernmental relations, and public-private partnership facilitation.

Currently, Tina also serves as a senior government policy advisor to UNESCAP’s Catalyst for Women Entrepreneurship Program and USAID DAI’s WeScale initiative – the programs aim to promote access to market and capital, facilitate participation in Small-Medium Enterprises and increase the digital capacity of women entrepreneurs including fostering an enabling policy environment in South-East Asia.