Bachelor in International Relations with honours, Dhaka University, 1972. Master in Social Service, Dhaka University, 1973. Bachelor of Laws, Dhaka University, 1975.
Staff reporter, sub-editor Daily Ganakantha, Dhaka, 1972-1975. Self-employed business professor Bariedhi Corporation Ltd. Chairman, managing director Capital Roots Ltd.
Director Corporation Securities Management Ltd. Board directors Eagle Box and Cartoon Manufacturing Company Ltd., Dhaka. Investment consultant Green Delta Insurance, Dhaka.
Issue advisor Doel Group of Industries, Bengal Group, Dhaka, Zia Engineering Dhaka.
Vice chairman Lions Eye Hospital, Dhaka, 1993-1994. Secretary Bangladesh Lions Foundation, Dhaka, 1990-1992. Member Diabetic Association, Dhaka, Red Crescent Society, Dhaka, OISCA Bangladesh chapter, Islamia Eye Hospital.
Member Bangladesh Indenting Agents Association (senior vice president 1988-1990), National Press Club, Dhaka Stock Exchange, Lions Club Dhaka West (district governor district 315A2 1995-1996, secretary PDG forum), Dhaka Club, Ltd., Dhammondi Recreation Club.
Married Kamrun Nahar, November 5, 1992. Children: Antu, Muna, Tanvir, Diti.