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www.mopa.gov.bd
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Short Biography of CEO (Secretary)

Ms. Sultana Afroz, Secretary to the Government of Bangladesh, joined the Public Private Partnership Authority ( PPPA) as CEO on 15th April, 2020. She joined the Bangladesh Civil Service, Administration Cadre in December 1989. Prior to her current assignment she worked as Additional Secretary and Chief of United Nations Wing at Economic Relations Division (ERD) in the Ministry of Finance. She served as a diplomat (Economic Counsellor) in the Bangladesh Embassy, Rome and was also Alternate Permanent Representative of Bangladesh to the Rome based UN Agencies i.e. FAO, IFAD & WFP. During her tenure in Rome she was elected member in the FAO Programme Committee securing highest number of votes in the Asia Region at the 138th Session of FAO Council in 2009 and also in 142nd Session of 2011 for two terms. Bangladesh for the first time was elected in this important FAO governing body of United Nations and became the Vice Chair of the Committee.

Ms. Afroz was an Executive Board Director of International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD). She also served as Charge’d’affaires in Bangladesh Embassy Rome, Italy.

Ms. Afroz served in various capacities in the field administration and different ministries of the government which include Ministry of Public Administration, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Food & Disaster Management, Ministry of Women & Children Affairs, and Ministry of Primary & Mass Education. She was a core group member of the Government of Bangladesh Private Sector Development Project (PSD) to promote development of the private sector in Bangladesh.

She was Consultant at Small Scale Water Sector Development Project (SSWSDP) financed  by Asian Development Bank on lien  and  worked as Programme Officer at the Center for Applied Policy Research (CAPRE) funded by Ford Foundation and Management Development Unit (MDU) administered by the World Bank and UNFPA at the beginning of her career.

She obtained a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the Kennedy School of Government (KSG), Harvard University, USA in 1996. She did her MSS and BSS (Honors) in Sociology from University of Dhaka. She successfully completed an Executive Course in Public Policy, Service delivery and Negotiation at Duke University, USA and also Negotiation and Leadership course at Macquarie University, Australia.

Widely travelled, Sultana Afroz attended a number of international conferences and presented papers as a resource person at home and abroad.

 
 
Chief Executive Officer (Secretary)
Sultana Afroz

 
EVENT HIGHLIGHTS 2019-20
  • Bangladesh – Korea 2nd Joint PPP Platform Meeting

    Date: 19 January 2020
    Location: Hotel Intercontinental, Dhaka

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  • Bangladesh partners with ADB to implement Public-Private Partnership projects in Healthcare Sector

    Date: 10 December 2019
    Location: Conference room, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Secretariat Building, Dhaka

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  • Training on PPP for State Owned Enterprise

    Date: 13 October 2019
    Location: Conference room, Ministry of Textile and Jute, Secretariat Building, Dhaka

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  • CEO of the PPP Authority visited the PPP Project "Jhilmil Residential Park"

    Date: 20 September 2019
    Location: Keraniganj, Dhaka

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  • 1st Bangladesh Dubai Joint PPP Platform

    Date: 1 September 2019
    Venue: InterContinental Dhaka

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  • Workshop on PPP Financing Partnership Program

    Date: 30 May 2019
    Venue: PPP Authoriy, Dhaka

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  • In-house Training on
    E-Nothi

    Date: 24 April 2019
    Venue: PPP Authoriy, Dhaka

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  • APMG PPP certification Program - Practitioner Level

    Date: 15-19 April 2019
    Venue: PPP Authoriy, Dhaka

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  • MOU Signing Ceremony between PPP Authority and Korea Overseas Infrastructure & Urban Development

    Date: 1 April 2019
    Venue: Le Méridien Dhaka

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  • 3rd Bangladesh – Japan Joint PPP Platform Meeting

    Date: 21 March 2019
    Venue: Le Méridien Dhaka

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  • Workshop on “Stakeholder Consultation on PPP Projects in Tourism Sector”

    Date: 14 March 2019
    Venue: Sylhet

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  • Pre-Bid Meeting on “Development of a Coal/Bulk Terminal of Payra Port” Project

    Date: 12 March 2019
    Venue: PPP Authoriy, Dhaka

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  • Chief Advisor of the Global Capacity Building and Consultancy Limited visited the PPP Authority

    Date: 17 February 2019
    Venue: PPP Authoriy, Dhaka

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  • Chairman of Universal Medical College Hospital visited to PPP Authority

    Date: 11 February 2019
    Venue: PPP Authoriy, Dhaka

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  • CEO of the PPP Authority Visited the PPP Project “Hemodialysis Centre at NIKDU”

    Date: 4 February 2019
    Venue: NIKDU, Dhaka

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  • Training on APMG Certified PPP Professional Foundation Stage

    Date: 14-17 January, 2019
    Venue: PPP Authoriy, Dhaka

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