Chairman's Profile

Chairman's Profile

Md. Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan, NDC

Senior Secretary
Internal Resources Division (IRD)
&
Chairman
National Board of Revenue (NBR)
Ministry of Finance

Mr. Md. Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan, ndc joined as Senior Secretary, Internal Resources Division (IRD), Ministry of Finance and Chairman, National Board of Revenue (NBR), Bangladesh on January 04, 2018. Prior to this appointment he worked as Senior Secretary, Ministry of Industries for about two years and eight months. He started his career as a Civil Servant in BCS: Audit and Accounts Cadre, where he joined on 30 January, 1981. During the early stages of his service life, Mr Bhuyian worked in different offices under the Comptroller and Auditor General (C&AG) of Bangladesh. After that in 1999 Mr. Bhuiyan was appointed on deputation as the Additional Director General (Member, Finance) of Bangladesh Water Development Board under Ministry of Water Resources. He held the position of Deputy Secretary, Joint Secretary and Additional Secretary of different ministries including the Ministry of Commerce, Education and Finance. He also served as Registrar, Cooperatives under Rural Development and Cooperatives Division. He was incumbent to the position of Secretary in-charge of Bridges Division under the Ministry of Communications on February 2010 and promoted as a Secretary in the same Division on July 2010. In November 2011, he was appointed as the Executive Chairman of Bangladesh Economic Zones Authority (BEZA) under Prime Minister’s Office. He also served as a member of Privatization Commission under PMO from January 2014 to October 2014. After that he was posted to the ministry of Industries as Secretary. He became Senior Secretary in April 2016.

Mr. Bhuiyan obtained his Honours and Master’s degrees in Economics with achievements from the University of Dhaka. He also obtained an MA degree in Development Economics from Williams College, USA in 1992. In addition, he took part in several significant training courses, including ‘Asia-Pacific Course on Security Studies’ in Hawaii, USA, ‘Managing at the top (MATT)’ in Dhaka and Singapore and NDC course in National Defence College, Dhaka. Alongside his professional responsibilities, Mr. Bhuiyan is closely involved with social development activities. He is the President of Narsingdi Upazilla Jonokollyan Somity, President of Benuka Institute of Fine Arts, Life Members of Bangladesh Economic Association and Bangla Academy, Vice President of Dhaka University Economics Department Alumni Association (DUEDAA) and Executive Member of Dhaka University Alumni Association (DUAA), Members of Dhaka Club, Gulshan Club, Uttara Club, Narsingdi Club and Officers Club, Dhaka. He is also the Secretary General of BCS’81 Forum.

During his long government service carrier Mr. Bhuiyan was associated with various kinds of social work in the field of education, health and social development alongside his government job. He has been the Chairman of Balusair High School (Narsingdi) for a long time. This school has been developed through his personal initiatives. He was associated with the establishment of the Nurunnesa High School and College (Rupgonj, Narayanganj). Moreover, he mobilized funds for development of many schools and Colleges particularly in Dhaka, Narayanganj and Narsingdi. He has also been associated with development and management of various Mosques and Madrashas. In addition, he helps various social and philanthropic organizations in mobilizing funds for their development.

In connection with government work Mr. Bhuiyan had the opportunity to travel many countries of the world such as India, Pakistan, Nepal, Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Iran, Turkey, UAE, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Japan, China, Hong Kong, United Kingdom, Belgium, Netherlands, Denmark, Switzerland, USA, Canada, Australia, South Africa, Tanzania, Ghana, Brazil, Germany, Uganda, France and Italy. The pleasant journeys around the world prompted Mr. Bhuyian to write two books on his travel experiences which were published in 2013 and 2014 respectively from Biddyaprakash. He is the father of one son and two daughters. His son Ashraf Hossain Bhuiyan obtained MBA from Dhaka University and MPA from Cornell University, USA. Ashraf has been serving in The Infrastructure Development Company Ltd. (IDCOL) as Manager. His two daughters Samia and Sadia have been studying in Schools and Colleges. His wife Mahfuza Begum was a teacher in a Teachers' Training College, now a housewife.