General Body

Meet Our General Body

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Name

Profession

Position in Shakti Board

1

Mahbooba Akhter Mahmood

Founder & Executive Director,

Utsho, Bangladesh

Social Worker

Chairman

2

Dr. Nilufar Banu

Executive Director,

Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad

Social Worker and Researcher

Treasurer

3

Humaira Islam, PhD

Founder & Executive Director

Shakti Foundation

Member Secretary & Executive Director

4

Mohammad Khalid Shams

Former Deputy Managing Director, Grameen Bank &

Managing Director,Grameen Telecom

Member

5

Professor Nazrul Islam

Former Chairman, University Grant Commission (UGC) &

Honorary Chairman, Center for Urban Studies (CUS)

Member

6

Dr. Qazi Kholiquzzaman Ahmad

Chairman, Palli Karma-Sahayak Foundation (PKSF) &

Chairman of Governing Council and Rector of Dhaka School of Economics (DScE) &

Economist

Member

7

Justice Md. Tafazzul Islam

Barrister at Law,

Former Chief Justice of Bangladesh, 

Member of Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA), The Hague, Netherlands

Member

8

Mahera Khatun

Past President Rotary Club of Dhaka Mid City

Member Bangladesh National Committee of United World College

Former Chief Field Operations Unicef, Sudan,

Member

9

Shireen Scheik Mainuddin

Principal Consultant of Asaan, Dhaka

Former Vice President of American Express Bank, Dhaka

Member

10

Professor Abul Kalam Azad khan

President, Diabetic Association of Bangladesh (DAB)

Chairman, Board of Trustees, Bangladesh University of Health Science

Member

11

Taheerah Haq

Public Relations Management

Social Worker

Member

12

Alauddin Abdul Majid

Chairman, Board of Directors, BASIC Bank

Career Banker

Member

13

Dr. Toufiq Ali

Former CEO of KAFCO,

Former Chief Executive of Bangladesh International Arbitration Center (BIAC),

Career Diplomat

Member

14

Sonia Bashir Kabir

Founder, Chairman & CEO  

SBK Tech Ventures & SBK Foundation

Former Managing Director, Microsoft Bangladesh

Founder President of TiE Dhaka

Member

15

Sarah Ali

Managing Director of Bitopi Advertising Ltd and

Spotlight Event Management Ltd

Executive Committee member of the Advertising Agencies Association of Bangladesh

Member

16

Ms. Mehnaz Rabbani

Head of Operations, Strategic Engagement and Partnership, BRAC Institute of Governance and Development, BRAC University, 

Former Evidence and Impact Advisor for Asia, Save the Children International

Member

17

Shahrier Ahmed

Managing Director, of RN Clothing Limited (RAW NATION)

Director, Islam Garments Ltd.

Managing Director, of Euro Jeans Ltd.

Member