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Khandker Ahamed

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Khandker always has been passionate about higher education and entrepreneurship which led him to start his own tutoring company, Kids Ivy Tutors. He also started a nonprofit organization, Gennovate whose goal is to introduce on-demand skills to high school and college students throughout New York City. Currently, Khandker is working on FloraMind, an educational company that develops the tools to educate, empower, and guide teenagers towards positive mental health and well-being. Khandker is a Forbes Under 30 Scholar, Stanford University Innovation Fellow, and Clinton Global Initiative Fellow. 

Khandker was born in Bangladesh and emigrated to the United States in 2010. He is currently a student at City College of New York studying Digital Product Marketing Management and Education Tech, a major he created on his own. Khandker’s mission as an entrepreneur is to change the educational system. Being a University Innovation Fellow trained by Stanford University professors, he is helping foster innovation and entrepreneurship on the City College campus. He is the Vice President of Marketing of the Entrepreneurship Student Club (ESC) in which he has helped organize TEDx talks bringing in speakers such as Gary Vaynerchuk and multiple Forbes 30 under 30 honorees.

Additionally, Khandker has an extensive experience in marketing, especially digital marketing. He acquired his skills from building startups and interning at companies such as Score, and Ventura Associates.

Besides from the education sector, Khandker also has experience with the real estate companies, investment, and business development sectors.