Monday, February 19, 2018

Meet the Executive Director of SJA


A H M Faisal Ahmed is an action oriented visionary person who thinks globally and act with commitment, hardship and always seems to be the perfectionist. He was born on June 30, 1965 in an eminent Muslim family in Sylhet.

He involved with numbers of legendary organizations within the country and abroad. He is the founder of Sylhet Jubo Academy (SJA); founder member of Voluntary Association for Rural Development (VARD); Chairperson of Association of Development Agencies in Bangladesh (ADAB) Sylhet chapter in 1997-98; Former Executive Committee Member of National STI/AIDS Network of Bangladesh; National Executive Member of National Forum of Organizations Working with the Disabled (NFOWD) for several tenure; former Vice President of National Association for Sports of Persons with Disability (NASPD)-Sylhet; Ex Executive Committee Member of Public Private Partnership (PPP) Network of Nicare Bangladesh; Founder National Committee Member of ‘We Can Alliance’ a platform to end domestic violence.

In his professional carrier, he has more than 27 years of working experiences within the country and abroad and he served many renowned organizations including United Nations, UNV under UNDP Nepal, and Korea Youth Volunteers (KYV) under Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA). Mr. Ahmed has many exposures in respect of strengthening organizational capacity in all aspect by teaching project and organization management system.


As a renowned and devoted social activist Mr. Ahmed got Awards “Sher-E-Bangla Padak” in the year 2016 and “Indira Gandhi Padak” in the year 2015 subsequently.

Beyond this A H M Faisal Ahmed is being the part of Rotary more than 21 years. He inducts in Rotary Club of Sylhet Surma in 1995 under RID-3280, and become the club president for the Rotary Year 2002-03. He attended many district and international Rotary events since the very first stage of his Rotary Life. In this long journey of his Rotary movement he also served for the district as district team mate and those are:

– Rotary Year 2014-15:  District Secretary, RID-3282, Bangladesh
– Rotary Year 2013-14: Co-Chair-RI Sydney Convention 2014 Promotion, RID-3282
– Rotary Year 2011-12: Member District Service Project, RID 3280
– Rotary Year 2007-08: Area Coordinator-Family of Rotary, RID 3280
– Rotary Year 2006-07: Additional District Secretary, RID-3280
– Rotary Year 2005-06: Member of RYLA, RID-3280
– Rotary Year 2004-05: Co-Chair (Youth Exchange of District Committee) RID-3280
– Rotary Year 2003-04: Assistant Governor- RID-3280

Mr. Ahmed has took part many symposiums and workshop internationally as resource-person. Globally he travelled New Zealand, United Kingdom, Italy, Austria, Hungary, UAE, KSA, Philippines, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, China, Taiwan, Sri-Lanka, Nepal, and India.

A H M Faisal Ahmed has completed his MBA in Human Resource Management and has completed NGO Management degree from Coady International Institute, St. Francis Xavier University Canada. He is a man of good nature, social activist, enjoys fellowship and always like to keeping himself involve with social causes that address the needs of nation and bring forth the positive change in the community.

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