Managing Director, IIFC
Mr. Abdul Baki, Additional Secretary (World Bank Wing), Economic Relations Division, Ministry of Finance has recently been appointed as the Managing Director of Infrastructure Investment Facilitation Company (IIFC) with effect from 24 March 2021 for interim period in addition to his main role in ERD.
Mr. Abdul Baki joined the Bangladesh Civil Service in 1993. He did his Masters in Economics from Jahangirnagar University. He also completed Masters in Governance and Development from BRAC University.
He is highly motivated, analytical and result-oriented project management professional with more than 28 years of experience driving results in complex and fast paced public sector environments. He experienced in lower judiciary, land management, project management, project preparation, public sector training management, dealing with development partners, debt management, debt servicing and negotiation etc. He has publication on Bangladesh: Unlocking the potentials of Demographic Dividend; Published in Bangladesh Journal of Public Administration, Volume XXII, Number II, 2014, Poverty Reduction, Growth performance and Governance: Policy implications for Bangladesh; Published in Bangladesh Journal of Public Administration, Volume XII, Number II, 2014, a study of policy makers understanding of response to climate change in Bangladesh. Proshikkhon, BSTD 2016.
He is a Director of both Infrastructure Investment Facilitation Company (IIFC) and Infrastructure Development Company Limited (IDCOL). He is a member of Core Committee on LDC graduation process monitoring and evaluation, ERD. He is a member of different professional bodies including Bangladesh Economic Association, Bangladesh Administrative Service Association, Australia Alumni Association Bangladesh. He joined a number of international conferences, seminars, meetings or events as head of delegation/ member of delegation on behalf of Bangladesh government.