The Board of Directors is the highest level of authority in the organization structure. The present strength of the Board of Directors is 6 (six). Of the total six Directors, 3 (three) are Nominee Directors each from NWPGCL and CMC. The Board of Directors comprises of eminent experts who are committed to the key underlying principles and values. The Board meets periodically to transact matters placed before them that require Board’s approval and direction for execution.
Dr. Ahmad Kaikaus
Principal Secretary to the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Bangladesh
Dr. Ahmad Kaikaus, Principal Secretary to the Hon’ble Prime Minister, Bangladesh, holds the responsibility of Chairman of Bangladesh China Power Company (Pvt.) Limited. He is also the Convener of the Renumeration & Appointments Committee of the Company.
Dr. Kaikaus joined the Bangladesh Civil Service in January 1986. Being a career bureaucrat for long 36 years, he worked at different levels of field administration in different capacity such as Assistant Commissioner, Upazila Magistrate and Upazila Nirbahi Officer. He also worked on deputation in several organizations that include Directorate of Accommodation, Department of Narcotics Control and Bangladesh Services Limited. At the ministerial level, he worked for the Ministry of Public Administration, Ministry of Post and Telecommunications, and Economic Relations Division. He worked as a part-time faculty member at Collin County Community College in Texas, USA and American International University, Bangladesh.
Prior to joining as the Principal Secretary, Dr. Kaikaus served as the Senior Secretary of Power Division. Earlier he worked as the Secretary, Power Division; Founding Chairman of Bangladesh Energy and Power Research Council and Additional Secretary of Power Division. He worked as Deputy Chief of Party of the Policy Research nand Strategy Support Program (PRSSP) at the International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI). He has an unusual combination of civil service experience and high academic accomplishments with solid empirical research involvement. His civil service career provided him a unique opportunity to work in diverse places encompassing both rural and urban areas, regulatory and development agencies of central government. Academic and research background made him well conversant of development policy perspectives.
Dr. Kaikaus received Bachelor Degree from the University of Chittagong, Bangladesh which is followed by Master of Arts degree in Development Economics from the Center for Development Economics, Williams College, Massachusetts, USA and PhD in Public Policy and Political Economy from the University of Texas at Dallas, Texas, USA. His research focus covers interdisciplinary subjects such as governance, poverty, development, labor market, migration, etc.
Dr. Kaikaus has published research papers and survey reports for IFPRI. His one of the significant journal articles was in the World Development Journal on structural transformation in Bangladesh economy and a book titled “The Making of Blue Revolution in Bangladesh: Enablers, Impacts and the Path Ahead of Aquaculture”. He has expertise on developing questionnaires and sampling frames for surveys.
Dr. Kaikaus has keen knack for imparting training. As a trainer he regularly attends as a guest-speaker at the Public Administration Training Centre, Bangladesh Civil Service Academy and the Dhaka University. He is blessed with two lovely daughters.
Engr. Md. Mahbubur Rahman
Engr. Md Mahbubur Rahman, Chairman of Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) joined BCPCL as a Director on 16 February 2022. He is the Convener of the Technical & Procurement Review Committee and the member of the Audit Committee of the Company.
Engr. Md Mahbubur Rahman took over the charge as Chairman of Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) on 31 January, 2022. He is the 38th Chairman of his organization. Before joining as Chairman, he was the Member (Company Affairs) of BPDB.
Engr. Md Mahbubur Rahman was born in Shariatpur district on 01 Sepember, 1963. Mr. Md Mahbubur Rahman obtained B.Sc. Engineering (Civil) degree from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET) in 1986. He did his M.Sc. Engineering (Hydro-Power) degree from the Norwegian University of Engineering & Technology, Norway in 1995 with a full scholarship from the Norwegian government. He later obtained MBA degree from Bangladesh. Besides, he also completed various professional courses from Oxford University of United Kingdom, Kochi University of Japan and Melbourne Institute of Technology of Australia.
Mr. Md Mahbubur Rahman joined Siddhirganj Power Station of Bangladesh Power Development Board on September 1, 1986 as an Assistant Engineer. Later he worked as Sub-Divisional Engineer and Executive Engineer at Siddhirganj 210 MW Thermal Power Station Construction Project, as Director IPP Cell-1, Director IPP Cell-3 and as Chief Engineer Private Generation. Later he also served as Member (Distribution) of BPDB.
Currently he is also the Chairman of BR Powergen Ltd. and Member of the Board of Directors of Bangladesh-India Friendship Power Company Ltd., Ashuganj Power Station Company Ltd., Bay of Bengal Power Company Ltd., Power Grid Company of Bangladesh Ltd., Coal Power Generation Company Bangladesh Ltd., Nuclear Power Plant Company Bangladesh Ltd., North West Power Generation Company Ltd., Sembcorp North West Power Company Ltd., Bangladesh-China Renewable Energy Company Ltd., Titas Gas Transmission & Distribution Company Ltd. and Bakhrabad Gas Distribution Company Ltd. He is the member of the Governing Body of Bangladesh Power Management Institute. Engr. Md Mahbubur Rahman visited various countries including USA, Russia, Japan, United Kingdom, Australia, Germany and Switzerland for training and professional purposes during his long career.
He is married and blessed with two children.
Mr. Zhu Zhenmin
President, CMC, China
Mr. Zhu Zhenmin, President of CMC, China is a Director of the BCPCL Board. He is a member of the Audit Committee, Remuneration & Appointments Committee and Technical & Procurement Review Committee of BCPCL.
Mr. Zhu, International business specialist, did his Bachelor Degree major in Italian from Beijing Foreign Studies University. Then he obtained MBA from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
He has been deeply engaged in the international market for many years and has rich experience in international operation. In August 1990, he started his career in CNTIC, and successively served as the General Representative in Italy of CNTIC; General Manager in Italy of GENERTEC Europe Temax GmbH; General manager of GENERTEC Europe Temax GmbH; General manager of GENERTEC Italy; vice- president of CMC. At present, he is the President of CMC.
Engr. A.M. Khurshedul Alam
Engr. A.M. Khurshedul Alam, Chief Executive Officer, NWPGCL is a nominee Director of the BCPCL & BCRECL Board. He is the Managing Director of Bangladesh-China Power Company (Pvt.) Limited and the Member of the Audit Committee, Remuneration & Appointments Committee and Technical & Procurement Review Committee of BCPCL. He is a Member of the Administrative Affairs Committee and the Technical & Engineering Committee of NWPGCL. He is also a Director of the Board of Coal Power Generation Company Bangladesh Limited (CPGCBL) and a Member of the Technical & Engineering Committee of CPGCBL.
He came of a respectable Muslim family from Jamalpur District. He did his B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from BUET in 1976. He has a rich and varied experience of over 44 years in engineering management. He caught the helm of NorthWest Power Generation Company Limited on 24.11.2008 and Bangladesh-China Power Company (Pvt.) Limited on 01.10.2014 in addition. He is responsible for overall administration, finance, corporate planning, business development and co-ordination of the Company. He is also responsible for development of rules, regulations, systems and legal functions and negotiations with commercial sources of credit for future expansion of the Company. He is the key architect to build and expand the brightest corporate image of the Company. Prior to his current assignment of Chief Executive Officer, he was an Additional Chief Engineer of Bangladesh Power Development Board and had held various posts in multifarious project works of BPDB.
He has received much prestigious recognition at home and abroad for his outstanding performance in power plant project management. For his transparent and innovative role in project implementation, he has been awarded the Integrity Award for the FY 2017-18 by the Government of the Peoples’ Republic of Bangladesh. Moreover, under his dynamic leadership and close monitoring of the project activities, North-West Power Generation Company Limited (NWPGCL) has been declared as the Fastest Growing Power Generation Organization of Bangladesh and in this regard, Hon’ble Prime Minister Her Excellency Sheikh Hasina awarded him a trophy, an emblem of recognition at the inauguration of the National Power & Energy Week, 2018.
Engr. A.M. Khurshedul Alam is privileged to take part in many high profile training courses, seminars, symposiums, workshops, meetings, inspections, factory tests at home and abroad. He is married and blessed with a daughter, a son and grandchildren.
Mr. Wang Xin
Mr. Wang Xin, Vice-President of CMC, China is a Director of the BCPCL Board. He is also the Deputy Managing Director of BCPCL.
Mr. Wang studied in Mining Engineering from the Shandong University of Mining and completed his graduation, whereafter, he obtained his second Bachelor Degree in Environmental Economics from the Remin University of China. Then he did his MBA in Guanghua School of Management, Peking University.
Mr. Wang started his career as Staff of the Mining Department of CMC in 1996. In his long bright career, he passed several prestigious positions such as Deputy Section Chief of CMC; Section Chief/ Deputy General Manager of Energy Engineering Division of CMC; General Manager of a subsidiary company under CMC; Finally, with the proven track record success in service, he became the Vice president of CMC, China.
Mr. Wang has a rich and varied experience of over 25 years. He has visited many countries for different official and business purposes. Particularly, he has been stayed in Bangladesh many years for execution of several large engineering projects and with abundant executive management experience.
Mr. Qi Yue
General Manager of South Asia Regional Business Center, CMC
Mr. Qi Yue, General Manager of South Asia Regional Business Center of China National Machinery Import & Export Corporation (CMC), is a Director of the BCPCL Board.
Mr. Qi completed the bacholer education in Beijing Institute of Petrochemical Technology in 2006. And continued the study in China University of Mining and Technology-Beijing and obtained his Master Degree in Mechatronic Engineering.
He has rich experience for project development and implementation for more than 12 years escepially for project in South Aisa. He has participated various projects since 2010, such as Sirajganj 225MW Combined Cycle Power Plant (Unit-1) as a deputy project manager and Sirajganj 225MW Combined Cycle Power Plant (Unit-2) as the Project Manager. In 2015, he and his team has successfully developed the Payra Thermal Power Plant Phase I project and he was appointed as the Assistant Managing Director of BCPCL. Since January 2020, he was promated as the General Manager of South Asia Regional Business Center of CMC.