Many emerging markets have been able to step into the next phase of growth with help from the diaspora who decide to give back to their home country. Years of global experience allow them to bring a wider perspective, deeper technical mindsets and more expansive networks. However, Bangladesh’s best and brightest often leave the country with no way back. With each generation, the impact of the brain drain is reflected in the limitations of the country’s economic and innovative potential. Now, with stories of more opportunity and increasing local talent, Bangladeshis and others are searching for ways to reconnect.
At Anchorless, our goal has been to build this bridge for Bangladeshis and others from around the world to guide the most promising founders to take their startups to the next level. Here are some of the mentors who are making it possible.