Profile of CEO of Bangladesh Tourism Board (BTB)
Dr. Md. Nasir Uddin, Additional Secretary to the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh has joined as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Bangladesh Tourism Board (BTB) on 16 March, 2017. Dr. Nasir started his professional career in Civil Service (Administration) Cadre in 1988. He worked in different Divisions and Ministries including Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation, MO Health and Family welfare, Dhaka North City Corporation, Zilla Parishad, Manikgonj and Sumangonj, Ministry of Environment and Forests, etc. Prior to joining BTB he served as the Director General of Public Private Partnership Authority under the Prime Minister’s Office.
Dr. Nasir was graduated from Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU) in 1983. He has completed his M.Sc in Environment from Asian Institute of Technology Thailand. He achieved his Ph.D in Environment from the University of Rajshahi in 2004. He successfully completed different type of training courses like Advance Course on Administration and Development (ACAD) from Bangladesh Public Administration Training Centre, Course on the Role of Administration in Human Resources Development and Poverty Reduction from Bangladesh Institute of Administration and Management, Course on Air Pollution Management Policy II 2004 from Japan, Course on Environment Impact Assessment from Thailand, and Youth Friendship Program from Japan. He also completed MATT
courses from Bangladesh Public Administration Training Center and the University of Manchester, UK.
Dr. Nasir numerously participated in different meetings, seminars, workshops on Environment and Climate Change organized by UNFCCC, World Bank, BCAS, AIT around the world. He has travelled many countries like Japan, Thailand, Colombia, Kenya, Germany, Poland, India, UK, USA, and Canada for official purposes. Beside his professional life Dr. Nasir is actively engaged in different types of Social Works and Sports & Cultural Activities. He is the member of Bangladesh Administrative Service Association, AIT Alumni Association, IBS Alumni Association, JICA Alumni Association.
Dr. Md. Nasir Uddin I CEO
Bangladesh Tourism Board