Master of Science in Physics, University Dhaka, 1956. Diploma in Geophysics, Imperial College of Science and Technology, London, 1958. Master Applied Geophysical, University London, 1959.
Diploma in Development Administration, London School of Economics, 1969.
Executive Burmah Oil Corporation, Chittagong. Senior executive Pakistan Shell Oil Corporation. With Civil Service Pakistan, since 1960.
Secretary East Pakistan Industrial Development Corporation. Executive director Eastern Refinery, Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company. Deputy commissioner Mymensing.
Economics/commercial counselor Bangladesh Embassy, Bonn, Germany, Kuwait. Chairman Bangladesh Petroleum Corporation, Bangladesh, Bangladesh Oil and Gas Corporation (Petrobangla), Bangladesh. Secretary Ministry of Commerce, Bangladesh.
Secretary rwy. division Ministry of Communications. Director general Bangladesh Runway. Secretary Ministry of Health.
Chairman Tarrif Commission. Secretary Ministry of Textiles. Principal secretary Prime Minister, Bangladesh.
Ambassador to Belgium Bangladesh Foreign Service, 1992—1996, ambassador to the United States Washington, since 2002. Indiana cons.Asian Development Bank. Chairman council advisors Banque Nationale de Paris.
Married; 3 children.