A K M Habibur Rahman
Chief General Manager (Planning and Development)
Bangladesh Telecommunications Company Ldt.
Ex-Chief Executive Officer
Bangladesh Research and Education Network (BdREN)
Graduated from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology in Electrical and Electronic Engineering in 1988. Obtained Master of Business Administration degree from Institute of Business Administration, University of Dhaka in 1992. Entered Bangladesh Civil Service (Telecommunication) in 1991 and served more than 20 years in Bangladesh Telegraph and Telephone Board/Bangladesh Telecommunications Company Limited with different capacities in Telecommunication Staff College, Digital Telephony Exchanges, Internet and Data Communication System, Planning & Development Wing and foreign-funded projects.
Received training on Telecommunication Engineering, Satellite Communication, Digital Transmission System, Digital Switching System, IP Network, ISP setup, Data Communication and Convergence in Communication, eGovernment, Network Security in home and abroad.
Attended overseas seminars/Conferences/Exhibitions on Broadband, GSM, Video Conference Systems, Telecommunication and IT systems, Cyberperformance, Telemedicine, Distance Learning Education, Sustainability of Research and Education Networks etc.
Worked as Chief Executive Officer to establish Bangladesh Research and Education Network (BdREN) from 2013 to 2018.