The Board of Directors is the highest level of authority in the organization structure of NWPGCL. In accordance with the Articles of Association of the Company [Article-78(B)(i)], the strength of the Board shall not be less than 9 (nine) Directors or more than 12 (twelve) Directors. At present the 12 (twelve) members of the Board of Directors are overall responsible for the direction, strategic planning and policy guidelines of the Company. The Board meets periodically to transact matters placed before them that require Board’s approval and direction for execution.
Dr. Sultan Ahmed
Secretary, Power Division, MoPEMR
Mr. Md. Belayet Hossain
Engr. Md. Belayet Hossain, Chairman of Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) joined NWPGCL as a Director on February 23, 2020.
He was born in Madaripur on 1 February, 1963. He did his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from BUET in 1984. He joined as Chairman of BPDB on 12 February, 2020. He is the 37th Chairman of BPDB. Before joining as Chairman, he was the Member (Generation) of BPDB.
Mr. Belayet joined Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) as an Assistant Engineer on 28 October, 1984. He worked at the Ghorasal 3rd & 4th Unit Extension Projects, Ghorasal Power Station, Siddhirganj Power Station, Tongi 80 MW Gas Turbine Power Station, Renewable Energy Research & Development Directorate. He was the Project Director of Pre-Payment Metering Project and Chief Engineer, Ghorashal Power Station and Chief Engineer, P&D BPDB. Moreover, he worked in lien at a gas turbine power station under the Dubai Electricity & water Authority.
He visited Russia, China, USA, Singapore, Thailand, India, Italy, Germany, Netherlands, Switzerland, France, Belgium etc. for training and professional purposes.
He is married and blessed with four offspring.
Mr. Md. Zahurul Haque
Member (Administration), BPDB
Mr. Md. Zahurul Haque is currently the Member (Administration) of Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB). As Member (Finance) of BPDB, he joined NWPGCL as a Director on 26 September 2016 and in continuation as Member (Administration) of BPDB, he joined NWPGCL as a Director on 30.03.2017. He is a Member of the Audit and Finance Committee of the Company. In his bright academic life, he stood 1st Class First in Geography in 1988 from the University of Dhaka. Under the NORAD Fellowship Program, he did his M. Phil. in Development Economics from Norway.
Mr. Haque is an Additional Secretary of the Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. He started his illustrious career in 1991 in the BCS Administration Cadre (9th Batch). He joined Bangladesh Power Development Board as Secretary on 18.11.2013, as Member (Finance) on 29.08.2016 and as Member (Administration) on 23.02.2017. Before joining BPDB he was the Deputy Commissioner of the District of Narail. During his tenure as Deputy Commissioner in Narail, the Hon’ble President of India His Excellency Mr. Pranab Mukherjee visited Narail. He has over 27 years rich and vast experience both in administration and power sector management. He has taken a good number of local and foreign trainings. He has traveled many countries for different official purposes.
Dr. Maglub Al Nur
Dr. Maglub Al Nur, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, BUET joined NWPGCL as a Director on 03 March 2010. He is a Member of the Technical & Engineering Committee and Audit & Finance Committee of the Company.
He completed his B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from BUET in 1980 and Master of Engineering (Industrial Engineering and Management) from AIT, Bangkok in 1982. He joined as a Lecturer in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, BUET in 1983. He completed his Ph.D. from the University of Cambridge, UK under Cambridge Commonwealth Trust Scholarship in 1991. He became Professor in 1998.
He worked as a Visiting Fellow, Clare Hall College, University of Cambridge, UK. He was the Head of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, BUET during 2002-2004. He served as Assistant Provost of Suhrawardy Hall and Ahsanullah Hall, BUET. He was the Director of Student’s Welfare, BUET. He is currently a Member, Academic Council of BUET. He was an Ex-Dean of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of BUET. He published significant number of academic publications in well reputed national and international journals. He is a Life Fellow of Clare Hall College, Cambridge, UK. His field of specialization is energy systems modeling, energy & environment and automobile engineering.
Mr. Sheikh Faezul Amin
Joint Secretary (Development), Power Division, MoPEMR
Mr. Md. Abdul Mottalib
Managing Director, CPGCBL
Mr. Md. Osman Gony
PS to Principal Secretary to HPM, Prime Minister’s Office, Dhaka
Md. Osman Gony is the PS to Principal Secretary to HPM, Prime Minister’s Office, Dhaka. He joined NWPGCL as a Director on September 14, 2019. He is a Member of the Audit & Finance Committee of the Company.
Mr. Osman has obtained B.Com. (Honours) and M.Com. degree in Accounting from the University of Dhaka. He has also attained another Masters degree in Public Policy from KDI School of Public Policy and Management, Seoul, Korea having concentration in trade and industrial policy.
Mr. Osman joined the Administration Cadre of Bangladesh Civil Service on 31st May of 2003. He has been working in Power Division since February 2017. Before joining Power Division, he worked in the Cabinet Division as well as field administration in different capacities. He also served the Bangladesh Bank (central bank of Bangladesh) prior to starting career in civil service. He has visited many countries for official purposes.
Mr. Md. Kamruzzaman
Director (Operation & Mines), Petrobangla
Engr. Md. Kamruzzaman, Director (Operation & Mines) Petrobangla joined NWPGCL as a Director on June 12, 2019. He is a Member of the Legal Affairs Committee of the Company.
Engr. Kamruzzaman has obtained B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) in 1983. He has also completed various professional short courses at home and abroad during the long service period.
Engr. Kamruzzaman started carrier as Assistant Engineer in Directorate of Mechanical Equipment (DME) under Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB) in 1984 where he had worked for 1 year during the initial construction of 210 MW Power Station at Ghorasal.
He Joined Bangladesh Gas Field Company Limited (BGFCL), a company of Petrobangla, in March, 1985. This Company has been derived from world famous Shell Oil Company. He worked there for 33 years in different capacities of the company's profile. He worked as Managing Director of this Company for more than 3 years from February, 2015 when BGFCL has been awarded as the best company among companies of Petrobangla for its excellent performance.
During the long period of service in BGFCL, Mr. Kamruzzaman has gained a vast experience in operation and maintenance of gas and condensate processing plants, gas field development planning, engineering, procurement and construction of gas production facilities and surface facilities, well drilling activities, gas reservoir management, wellhead compressor design and installation etc.
He joined Petrobangla, a corporation under Energy and Mineral Resources Division in June, 2018 as Director (Operation & Mines) where he is responsible for looking after all operational activities of 13 (Thirteen) companies under Petrobangla. He is also acting as Chief of LNG Cell where this cell is responsible for co-ordinating LNG operations and contract management relating to FSRU and LNG supply chain.
Engr. Kamruzzaman has attended numerous training programs in USA, England, Nederland, Egypt, France, Italy, Germany, Russia, Australia, Japan and India for skill development.
Dr. Syed Abdulla Al Mamun, FCMA, CSRS
Deputy CEO, Credit Rating Information and Services Limited (CRISL), Dhaka
Dr. Syed Abdulla Al Mamun, FCMA, CSRS, Deputy CEO of Credit Rating Information & Services Limited (CRISL), joined NWPGCL as a Director on January 21, 2020. He is a Member of the Audit & Finance Committee of the Company.
Dr. Mamun achieved PhD in Finance from School of Management, Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand. He completed BBA and MBA from Department of Accounting and Information Systems, University of Dhaka. Dr. Mamun is a certified professional Cost & Management Accountant (CMA) and Fellow member (FCMA) of Institute of Cost & Management Accountants of Bangladesh (ICMAB) and also a Certified Sustainable Reporting Specialist (CSRS), Institute of Certified Sustainability Practitioners (ICSP), Indonesia.
Dr. Mamun has more than 14 years of professional experience in Finance, Accounting & Business Strategy Area. Especially, he engaged with CRISL for more than 10 years with different capacity including industry analyst and member of rating committee as well. In addition, he worked as consultant of different projects including International Financial Corporation (IFC), World Bank, Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), SNV Netherland Development Organization, United Nation Capital Development Fund (UNCDF).
Dr. Mamun also teaches Finance & Accounting Courses in different reputed local and international institutions including Asian Institute of Technology (AIT), Thailand; University of Utara Malaysia (UUM), Malaysia; Institute of Business Administration (IBA) University of Dhaka; School of Business, North South University (NSU); Brac Business School of BRAC University.
His research-interest focuses on Corporate Governance, Strategic Finance, Fintech, Intellectual Capital, Family Business, Business Strategy and Sustainability. He has more than 30 research articles published in peer reviewed national and international journals. His book titled "Internal Corporate Governance in an Emerging Economy: Impact on the Performance of Financial Institutions in Bangladesh" published from Germany.
Mr. Md. Shaheen Ahamed
Chairman, Tanners Association
Mr. Md. Shaheen Ahamed joined NWPGCL as a Director on 25 August 2010.
He is the Chairman, Bangladesh Tanners Association, Dhaka and Managing Director, Kohinoor Tanneries Ltd. He is also the Managing Director of Escort Footwear (BD) Ltd. He is the President of the Leather Business Development Committee, FBCCI, Dhaka. He is also the Vice President of the Leather Sector Business Promotion Council. He has visited a good number of countries across the globe for dealing the business packages. He holds the prestigious positions in many social organizations and performs social welfare activities. He is a diligent personality.
Mr. Md. Sadrul Islam
Director, RCCI, Rajshahi
Mr. Md. Sadrul Islam joined NWPGCL as a Director on 25 August 2010. He is a Member of the Legal Affairs Committee of the Company.
He is a Director of Rajshahi Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Rajshahi. He is a Member of the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI), Dhaka; Regional Transport Committee (RTC), Rajshahi and Metro Transport Committee (MTC), Rajshahi. He is a Vice-President of BD Inbound Tourism Association of Bangladesh. He is an adviser of Bangladesh Bricks Manufacturer Owners Association, Dhaka. He was an Ex-Director of BRTC. He has visited many countries for personal and business purposes. He is associated with many social organizations and performs social welfare activities. He is a man of pleasing personality.
Mr. A.M. Khurshedul Alam
Director, NWPGCL (Ex-officio)
Chief Executive Officer (CEO), NWPGCL
Engr. A.M. Khurshedul Alam, Chief Executive Officer, NWPGCL is the Ex-officio Director of the NWPGCL Board. He is also the Managing Director of Bangladesh-China Power Company (Pvt.) Limited. He is a Member of the Administrative Affairs Committee and the Technical & Engineering Committee of the Company. He is also a Director of the Board of Coal Power Generation Company Bangladesh Limited (CPGCBL) and a Member of the Technical & Engineering Committee of CPGCBL.
He came of a respectable Muslim family from Jamalpur District. He did his B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from BUET in 1976. He has a rich and varied experience of over 42 years in engineering management. He caught the helm of North-West Power Generation Company Limited on 24.11.2008 and Bangladesh-China Power Company (Pvt.) Limited on 01.10.2014 in addition. He is responsible for overall administration, finance, corporate planning, business development and co-ordination of the Company. He is also responsible for development of rules, regulations, systems and legal functions and negotiations with commercial sources of credit for future expansion of the Company. He is the key architect to build and expand the brightest corporate image of the Company. Prior to his current assignment of Chief Executive Officer, he was an Additional Chief Engineer of Bangladesh Power Development Board and had held various posts in multifarious project works of BPDB.
Engr. A.M. Khurshedul Alam has received much prestigious recognition at home and abroad for his outstanding performance in power plant project management. For his transparent and innovative role in project implementation, he has been awarded the Integrity Award for the FY 2017-18 by the Government of the Peoples’ Republic of Bangladesh. Moreover, under his dynamic leadership and close monitoring of the project activities, North-West Power Generation Company Limited (NWPGCL) has been declared as the Fastest Growing Power Generation Organization of Bangladesh and in this regard Hon'ble Prime Minister Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina awarded a trophy, a symbol of recognition, to him at the inauguration of the National Power & Energy Week, 2018.
He is privileged to take part in many high profile training courses, seminars, symposiums, workshops, meetings, inspections, factory tests at home and abroad. He is married and blessed with a daughter and a son.