Quazi M. Ahmed
Phones: 017561861, 9335964. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
C-6, B/2, Property Enclave, 54 New Eskaton Road, Dhaka 1000
EDUCATION & TRAINING:
MBA (IBA, Dhaka University), MA (Japan)
CIM (New York Univ., USA), CISS (Univ. of Oslo, Norway)
Executive Director, Center for Excellence (CENCE)
Guest Faculty, Industrial and Production Engineering (IPE) Department, BUET
RECENT POSITIONS HELD:
Core Faculty, School of Business and
Head, Professional Development Program (PDP), North South University (NSU)
Educated and trained in USA, Japan, Norway and in Bangladesh, Quazi takes pride in his excellent track record in teaching, training, and consulting in the areas of organizational and human resources development for the last 8 years. Apart from teaching at the School of Business at North South University he has been providing consulting services to numerous private, nonprofit, donor and public sector organizations. He also conducted training sessions in Katmandu, Nepal in October 2000.
Quazi earned his MBA degree from the University of Dhaka and holds a Master's Degree in International Relations from the Japan-based International University of Japan (IUJ). He also completed a Certificate in International Management program from New York University (NYU), USA, and a Certificate course in Energy Planning and Sustainable Development from the University of Oslo, Norway. He financed all his education abroad through scholarships and fellowships.
A dynamic teacher, trainer, speaker and author, Quazi provides professional and personal development services to a wide range of companies and individuals. His clients range from SMEs to MNCs in the private sector, private universities, donor agencies, NGOs and government projects. His practical approaches to training coupled with his high-energy presentation style make him a respected professional in the training and consulting industry.
Quazi co-authored a textbook on Human Resource Management for the Bangladesh Open University (BOU) and edited another on Entrepreneurship for agriculture diploma students at Bangladesh Agriculture College, Dhaka. On several occasions Quazi appeared on national television to talk about business communication, entrepreneurship aspects. He has a strong presence in the community development activities; he is one of the founders of the Young Entrepreneurs and Professionals Forum (YEP Forum) and Juniors Chamber Bangladeshâ€”both organizations committed to developing young entrepreneurs and professionals in Bangladesh. His specialty areas and interests include entrepreneurship, strategic planning, leadership skills development, organization development, SME development, and business communication.
Core Faculty, School of Business, North South University 1994â€”2000
Guest Fuculty, BBA program, IBA, University of Dhaka Spring 1998
Guest Faculty, IPE, BUET May 2002-Present
Head , Professional Development Program 1999-2000
(PDP), School of Business, North South University
Assistant Coordinator, BBA Program, North South 1995â€”1997
Special Assistant to the president, NSU 1993â€”1994
OTHER WORK EXPERIENCES
Reseach Officer, Japan External Trade july â€™89-Aug â€™90
Organization (JETRO) Dhaka, Bangladesh
Program and Reseach Associate, Center for Jan--Jun 1998
Management Research and Publication (CMRP), IBA, DHAKA University
SCHOLERSHIPS,HONORS AND FELLOWSHIPS
IUJ Scholership, International University of Japan, 1990-92
Exchange Fellowship Award to New York University, IUJ, Fall 1991
NORAD Scholeship at the University of Oslo, Summer 1993
Research Fellow, IDESS, North South University, 1995
Was Honored by The Daily Star (Bangladeshâ€™s most respected national English news daily) as one of the 10 â€˜Young Professional Who can Take Us to the 21st Centuryâ€™
Was a member, Adjudication Panel, while represented NSU at the World Universites Debating Championships in Ireland in 1996 and in Cape Town in 1997.
International Management Program (IMP), Leonard Fall 1991
Stern School of Business, New York University, USA
International Summer School on â€˜â€™Energy Planning Summer 1993
and Sustainable Developmentâ€™â€™, University of Oslo,
Attended Faculty Development Workshop on Teaching Entrepreneurship Via the CEFE (Competency-based economies through Formation of Entrepreneurs) Method, German Technical Cooperation, February 1999
Participated at the Faculty Development Workshop organized by North South University in collaboration with American Institute of Bangladesh Studies (AIBS) and University of pennsylvania, USA, June 1997.
Training Consultant, JOBS/USAID June 1999 to June 2001
Consultant(from time to time), Promotion of Private Sector, July 1998--present
(PPS-B), German Technical Cooperation (GTZ)
Training Colsultant, Square Group Jan-Nov. 1997
Have imparted over 50 executive development training programs for national, multinational companies and non-goverment organizations.
Journal Committee, School of Business, NSU Aug â€™99-present
In Charge, Credit Transfer 1995-97
Recuitment Committee, NSU 1994-95
Curriculum Development Committee,School of Business 1997
Library Development Committe, NSU 1997
IDESS Fellowship Committe, NSU 1995-97
Co-author Human Resource Management (in Vernacular), a textbook for BBA and MBA students of Bangladesh Open University 1997.
Have Contributed Numerous articales to national English newspapers on entrepreneurship, Social capital creation and management issues.
PRESENTATION AND TALKS
Keynotepaper on â€˜â€™Communication Technology in the 21st Centuryâ€™â€™, at the Communication Technology Exhibition organized by School of Business, North South University, December 1998.
Presentation on â€˜â€™Your Vision for Bangladesh in the New Milleniumâ€™â€™ at the British Council Auditorium organized by The Daily Star, December 1997.
Talk on â€˜â€™Greening of Business : Some Perspectivesâ€™â€™, organized by the Institute of Environment and Development Studies (IDESS), North South University, 1996.
Keynote Speaker, Germent Industry in Bangladesh : Exploring the Export Market, BATEXPO 1994, Bangladesh Germents Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA).
Business Communication Human Resource Management
Organizational Behavior Principales of Management
MEMBERSHIPS AND AFFILIATIONS
Immediate Past President, Junior Chamber Bangladesh(JCB).
Coordinator, Professional Development Committee, American Alumni Association
Member, Rotary Club of Dhaka North (1998-2000)
Founder of Young Entrepreneursâ€™ Society (YES!) at NSU
Advisor, NSU Debating Club (1995-1997)
Coordinator, Young Entrepreneurs and Professionals Forum 2000
Advisor, Bangladesh Debate Federation
Date of birth :May 01, 1965
Maritail Status :Married ; 1 child
Interests :Organizing seminars, workshops and
conferences on entrepreneurship,management and leadership development issues; reading non-fiction, Photography.
Countries Visited :Japan, USA, Canada, UK, Norway,
Ireland, South Africa, Thailand, Hong Kong, India.