Commercial Counsellor, Embassy of Bangladesh
Md Saiful Islam graduated with a BA Hons and MA in History from Dhaka University. He did an additional Masters in Public Policy and Management from BCS Administration Academy. He also obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Disaster Management from Dhaka University. He started his career as a banker in 1997. In 2001 Mr Saiful left the Banking sector and joined the Bangladesh Civil Service (Administration Cadre) as Assistant Commissioner and Magistrate. He worked in different positions of the service as Magistrate, AC Land, Upazilla Nirbahi Officer (Chief Executive of a Sub-District), Instructor of Training Academy, Deputy Secretary in the Ministry of Shipping. Prior to joining as Commercial Counsellor, Mr Md. Saiful Islam served in the Ministry of Commerce as a Private Secretary to the Honourable Minister, Mr Tofail Ahmed. He joined the Bangladesh Embassy as Commercial Counsellor in September 2019.