March 12 (Sunday), 2017: SM Ashraful Islam has joined eGeneration Group board as Executive Vice Chairman.
SM Ashraful Islam was an Additional Secretary to the Government of Bangladesh served as Executive Director, Bangladesh Computer Council (BCC). After assuming the position at BCC, he led the BCC team with implementing the development of Government-wide Intranet, development of Tier-4 data centre, establishment of National Enterprise Architecture, and development of industry-ready human resources for the IT Industry to realize the ‘Made in Bangladesh’ dream. In addition to these, some of his initiatives have helped minimize the digital divide through ICT training of women and persons with disabilities. He comes with decades of experience in the civil service, starting from field administration to the secretariat level. He has a blend of working experience in senior positions in the Ministries of Education, Health and Primary Education with a track record of reform and BPR.
“We are really proud to have him in our team. He brings the depth of knowledge and operational leadership experience we need to fulfil our goals. I know that he will replicate the remarkable success he has built over decades in digitizing services.” said Shameem Ahsan, Group Chairman of eGeneration.
SM Ashraful Islam said, “I have always supported the private sector while working in the public services. My focus was to bring the private companies to a global scale contributing in Government’s Digital Bangladesh Vision 2021. I am excited to continue that journey through eGeneration.”