Date & place of birth: 1st January 1955, Rajshahi, Babgladesh
- Secondary School Certificate (SSC), 1970 - Higher Secondary Certificate (HSC), 1972/73 - MSc. In Economics & Tourism, Bulgaria, 1980 - Diploma in Computing, UK; 1992 - Diploma in English Language, British Council, UK; 1997 - MA in Government Financial Management, UK; 2000 - PhD in Management, USA; 2004
In country: - Foundation Training, 1985; - Law & Administration, 1992; - Survey & Settlement, 1994; - Project Preparation, 1994; - Management, Accounting, Auditing, Budgeting, 1997; - Advanced Course on Development & Economics, 2000; - Senior Staff Course, 2005; - Managing at Top (MATT), 2007
Abroad: - India & Philippines: 27-day study tour on minimum learning system, 1988; - UK: 3-month training course on Computing and Project Management 1994; - Irelands: A certificate course on Financial Management, 1998; - Thailand: 5-day international seminar on Accounting Standard for Non-Governmental Organizations, 2002; - Canada: 18-day study tour on Non-Formal Education, 2005. - Nepal: 5-day workshop on Improvement of Electoral Process, 2007. - Australia: 5-day course on Election Management, 2009
Secretary of Bangladesh Government. Information & Communication Technology Department, Bangladesh
Name of the cadre & batch:
BCS (Administration) originally BCS (Secretariat) 1982 Regular Batch
Working Experience: (28 years)
- Assistant/ Senior Assistant Secretary/Upazila Nirbahi Officer/ Deputy Director Non-formal Education, 1984 to 2000; - Deputy Secretary Finance Division/Director, NGO Affairs Bureau, Dhaka, 2000 to 2005; - Project Director- PLCEHD1 Non-formal Education, Joint Secretary, The Parliament Secretariat/Election Commission Secretariat, 2005 to 2009; - Additional Secretary/National Project Director, Election Commission Secretariat, 2009 to June 2011.
- Secretary-in-Charge of Bangladesh Government, Information & Communication Technology Division, Bangladesh, June 2011 to 14 December 2011
- Secretary of Bangladesh Government, Information & Communication Technology Division, Bangladesh, 15 December 2011 to till date.
Professional Experience (Trainer):
As Trainer of the Government of Bangladesh
I provided training on Basic Computer Operations & Computer Applications, Economics, Management, Auditing & Accounting; Service Rules, TOT on Election Management Data Collection, Data Management, Reporting etc. in the following Institutes: - International Financial Academy, Dhaka - National Defense College, Dhaka. - Planning & development Academy, Dhaka. - Bangladesh BCS Administration Academy, Dhaka - Bangladesh Public Administration Training Academy, Savar, Dhaka. - Electoral Training Institute, Dhaka. - BRAC Institute for Development Studies, Gazipur. - Also in many other institutes operated under national & international NGOs
Professional Experience (Research & Publications):
Research & publications: I conducted the following research in my individual capacity and in groups. Research findings are published. List of the researchs conducted are given below: - Bangladesh Civil Services: Problem & prospects; 2000 - Effectiveness of RDRS activities for poverty reduction; 2004. - Bangladesh NGO Legal Frameworks: Bangladesh Perspectives; 2004 - Micro-credit operation: Does it work? 2005. - Utility of Non-formal Education in Bangladesh; 2006.
Professional Experience (Books Publications):
Books Published: - NGO Directory; 2004, Government Publication; I was convener. - NGO BHABNA (in Bengali), 2005 - Gobesonar tukitaki. (in Bengali), 2006 - Somozhatai Kachhakachhi (in Bengali), 2006 - Projects A to Z, 2006 - Planed to be published: - Alomelo Bhabna (in Bengali) - Training Methodology
Professional Experience (Important works completed):
Important works done by myself during service period: - Provided assistance during preparation of Industrial Policy, 1086. - Prepared draft Milk Policy, 1988. - Introduced privately produced package program for Bangladesh Television. - Developed Trade Manuals for Non-formal Education. - Developed detail methodology for Electoral Roll with photograph for Sreepur, Gazipur pilot project and tested it. - Organized preparation of specifications of equipments for Electoral Roll with Photograph; Prepared tender documents. - Selected software for electoral roll and acquired those. - Involved methodology for capturing data for Electoral Roll with Photograph. - Involved directly in introduction of Translucent Ballot Boxes & Indelible Ink Pen in the election management process in the capacity of National Project Director of two projects naming, “ Support to the Electoral Process in Bangladesh” & Translucent Ballot Boxes Project”, supported by UNDP. - Made arrangements for publishing election results and transporting all documents electronically, by developing necessary software and by establishing wireless network. - Modernized training procedures of the Electoral Training Institute. Ongoing important activities where I am involved: - Involved in preparation of Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for preparation of Electoral Roll with Photograph and National Identity Card in the capacity of convener of the committee. - Involved in the committee for selecting national identity card material; design; security features and all other related issues.
Professional Experience (Others): In addition to those I am involved in providing policy preparation, implementation, monitoring and supervision since, 1984.