Dr. Toufic Ahmad Choudhury
Independent Director

A renowned economist, Dr. Toufic Ahmad Choudhury did his Ph.D from Himachal Pradesh University, Shimla, India under Indian Commonwealth Scholarship. He is currently serving as board member of a number of institutions including Palli Karma Sahayak Foundation (PKSF), Institute for Inclusive Finance and Development (INM) and member of banking committee of International Chamber of Commerce, Bangladesh (ICCB). He was Director General of Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM) between 2010 and 2019. He has served as the General Secretary of Bangladesh Economic Association (BEA) for the consecutive two terms during 2010-2014.
Dr. Toufic started his professional career as a Research Associate with Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies (BIDS). In 1981 he joined Bangladesh Institute of Bank Management (BIBM) as a lecturer and became professor in 1997. He received numerous professional trainings organized by IMF Training Institute, Toronto Centre, Standard Chartered Bank, USAID and World Bank.
An expert in financial institution management, risk management, international trade payment and finance, he has over fifty publications on issues of financial market published in national and international journals.