Executive Director Bio


Mr. Syed Ahmed

Additional Secretary

Executive Director, DTCA


Syed Ahmed assumed the charge as Executive Director of Dhaka Transport Coordination Authority (DTCA) under the Ministry of Road Transport and Bridges on 19 February 2017. He started his career as civil servant in 1982 as a member of BCS Admin cadre. He worked with good reputation in various capacities in Secretariat & field Administration.

He comes of a noble Muslim family. He was born in the village of Mukshapur, Trishal under Mymensingh District on June 01, 1960. His father’s name is late Abdul Awwal and mother’s name Mrs. Hasna Hena. He is married and blessed with three children.

Syed Ahmed was graduated from Bangladesh Agricultural University in Veterinary Medicine and also did his Master’s Degree in Pharmacology from the same university. He completed various in-service training programmes at home and abroad successfully including Foundation Training ACAD, Senior Staff course at Bangladesh Public Service Administration Training Centre (BPATC), Savar, Dhaka.

He has long experience in field administration and served as Assistant Commissioner, Upazila Magistrate, Thana Nirbahi Officer. Mr. Ahmed served as Additional Deputy Commissioner, Lalmonirhat District. He served as Secretary of Bangladesh Export Processing Zone Authority and Director of Bangladesh Telecommunication Regulatory Commission as Deputy Secretary. He also worked in Bangladesh Parliament Secretariat in the capacity of Joint Secretary and Additional Secretary. Lastly, he served in the capacity of Inspector General, Department of Inspection for Factories and Establishment under the Ministry of Labor & Employment.