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Zafrul Islam

Lead Procurement Specialist
Zafrul Islam is the Lead Procurement Specialist of the Governance Global Practice in South Asia Region of the World Bank. He leads two consecutive Public Procurement Reform Projects in Bangladesh, the only IDA-financed flagship operations in the entire Bank. He is passionate about procurement in particular reference to system building, capacity development and fiduciary risk management with IT innovations. Prior to joining the Bank in 1998, he worked as marine expert to UNDP/UNESCAP, as academia in university abroad, and held senior positions in government. He has a Ph.D from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne/UK.