Naila Chowdhury is a leading management professional, motivational speaker and philanthropist, peacebuilder from Bangladesh. Her core focus is creating self-sustaining programs that economically empower girls, youth and women through Social Credit to underprivileged groups and individuals. Chowdhury is a technology advisor via the Technology Partner Network to the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. She is also founding member of Fashion4Development, New York, as well as board director to Athgo International, Better World Wireless and Advanced Development for Africa. She is founder and chair, TeleConsult Group. Alliance4Empowerment & Women4empowerment.

Her work also allowed her to get involved with projects which dealt directly to stop human trafficking, flesh trading in India as a Consultant of Marie Stopes. She did her Masters Degree in Marketing from Dhaka University. She also has a Senior Executive Business Management Diploma from Singapore National University and an Executive MBA from the Stockholm School of Economics, Sweden.