Short Biography of CEO (Secretary),
Dr. Md. Mushfiqur Rahman joined Public Private Partnership Authority (PPPA) of Prime Ministerâ€™s Office, as its Chief Executive Officer (Secretary) on 2nd November 2022.
Dr. Rahman is a career civil servant and joined his service on 24 April 1994 as an officer of Bangladesh Civil Service (Administration) Cadre. During his long 29 yearsâ€™ service career, he served at field level as well as at ministry level also. He previously held the position of Director General of the Islamic Foundation. Apart from serving in the Cabinet Division as Additional Secretary, he worked for the Road Transport and Highways Division and Ministry of Cultural Affairs. He worked successfully as a Deputy Commissioner and District Magistrate of Netrokona, a district of Bangladesh and contributed greatly to different types of innovative, development and service-oriented activities. Furthermore, he effectively proved his worthiness on the implementation of development activities of the government. Among them information and communication technology-based e-service, education development activities, disaster management program, and social safety net program could be mentioned.
Dr. Rahman bears a brilliant academic result and he secured first class/ division in all the academic examination throughout his life. He completed his Doctor of Veterinary Medicine and MSc in Microbiology from Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh. He completed his PhD degree from the same University. He also obtained MA in Governance and Development from BRAC University, Bangladesh.
During his service, Dr. Rahman successfully completed multiple professional trainings from home and abroad. He visited a considerable number of foreign countries like U.K, U.S.A, Canada, Singapore, Saudi Arab, Japan, Sweden, Finland, U.A.E, Sri Lanka, Spain, China, South Korea, Russia, India, Thailand, Australia, Germany etc as a part of carrying out his official duties for professional capacity building. He has 18 research papers published in the national and international journals and many research proceedings published national and international seminar and workshop. Besides, attending national events, he attended many international events where he provided valuable opinion on development administration, good governance, development policies and regulations.