Khondoker Zakaria Ahmed

Khondoker Zakaria Ahmed

Mr. Zakaria preferred to join the development sector after graduation from the university. He has over two decades of professional experience in the development sector to his credit. Mr. Zakaria spent many years at the community level to gain hands-on knowledge about the socio-economic development of the poor people. He is the founding Executive Director…

Misbahur Rahman Aasim

Misbahur Rahman Aasim

Misbahur Rahman Aasim, an education and development activist envisions to create a faith-based development industry. Having a bachelor with honors degree in education from the University of Dhaka Mr. Aasim further went for a specialized post-graduate degree in educational leadership, planning and management from BRAC University. Earlier, he had an extensive exposure in formal religious…

Dr. Mohammad Manzur-e-Elahi

Dr. Mohammad Manzur-e-Elahi

With a Ph.D. from Medina University, Dr. Mohammad Manzur-e-Elahi is an internationally renowned expert of Islamic shariah. He speaks fluently in English and Arabic. He sits on the Shariah Board of different commercial banks and financial institutions in Bangladesh. Dr. Elahi is a strong advocate of empathy and social justice. He has deep interest and…

Dr. Nazmul Haque Robi

Dr. Nazmul Haque Robi

Dr. Robi, by training and profession, is a medical professional. He is currently the senior consultant and head of the department of Oculoplasty at Ispahani Islamia Eye Institute and Hospital. Dr. Robi is the senior-most Oculoplastic surgeon in Bangladesh and the main driver in raising oculoplasty to the level of excellence at the Islamia Eye…

Dr. Md. Shariful Alam

Dr. Md. Shariful Alam

Dr. Alam is an international development professional with over thirty years of professional experience to his credit. He has rich blended experience of working with the government of Bangladesh and different international development organizations, which include the World Bank, USAID, UNICEF, DANIDA, ADB, EU, WFP. His areas of specialization broadly are project management, monitoring and…

Obydullah Al Marjuk

Obydullah Al Marjuk

Mr. Marjuk holds MSc in Social and Cultural Research from Brunel University, UK, and a bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Dhaka. He serves as a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Social Sciences and Humanities at Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB). Apart from teaching sociology and philosophy, Mr. Marjuk is playing the role…

Dr. Fazle Rabbi Sadeque Ahmad

Dr. Fazle Rabbi Sadeque Ahmad

Mr. Rabbi obtained Ph.D. in Environmental Science from the University of Aberdeen, UK. He graduated with honors in agriculture from the Bangladesh Agricultural University, Mymensingh. He served as a career civil servant with the Bangladesh government for over 25 years. Upon taking voluntary retirement from the civil service, Dr. Sadeq joined the Palli-Karma Sahayak Foundation…

Md. Nurul Alam

Md. Nurul Alam

Mr. Alam started his career as a professional civil servant. He worked in different ministries of the government of Bangladesh. Mr. Nurul Alam also served in various capacities in the filed administration. He was a lead member of the macro-economic wing at the Finance Division of the Ministry of Finance. He studied Economics at the…

Marium Begum

Marium Begum

Ms. Marium holds a Master’s degree with honors in Social Welfare from the University of Dhaka. She is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Charity Platform and currently serving as the Treasurer. Mrs. Marium Begum gained practical training in social services as part of her academic course and did several internships in…

Prof. Md. Mokhter Ahmad

Prof. Md. Mokhter Ahmad

Mr. Ahmad is a leading Islamic scholar in Bangladesh and the Vice-chair of the Charity Platform. Studied Islamic Studies at the University of Dhaka, he was an associate professor for the International Islamic University (IIUC), Dhaka Campus, for seven years. At the IIUC, Mr Mokhter used to teach Islamic banking, Islamic financial system, and Islamic…