Mohammad Jahangir Alam Basunia completed his BBA and MBA from University of Dhaka in 2005. He started his career in development sector back in 2005. He is currently working as Senior Technical Coordinator – Off-Farm Livelihood and Financial Inclusion in SHOUHARDO III program although he started with Private Sector Engagement in this program and worked as so for 3.5 years. He also worked one year for youth employment in this program. Before joining in SHOUHARDO, he worked as Technical Manager – Enterprise Development in SWITCH Asia Jute Value Chain project of CARE Bangladesh in 2014-15. Earlier he worked in iDE as Manager-Business Development in market development sector for two years. Before joining iDE he worked in TMSS as Assistant Director – Program. Currently, he is working to develop livelihood of the poor and extreme poor through including them in VSLA and developing their off-farm livelihood options. He is positive minded, open to changes, adaptive and prone to technology adaption.
February 15, 2021