Shubhashish Bose has joined the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Bangladesh (ICAB) as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
The Council of ICAB confirmed the appointment on Tuesday, reads a press release.
Shubhashish Bose ended his bureaucratic career as a senior secretary to the Ministry of Commerce. Prior to that, he was in charge of the Ministry of Textile and Jute.
He was a member of the Bangladesh Civil Service 1982 (regular batch). He joined the Civil Service in 1983 and served in different capacities in the Taxation Department for 17 years.
He also worked in two Bangladesh Missions abroad (South Africa and France) as Commercial Counsellor for 7.5 years and later as secretary, Board of Investment for one year.
He was promoted to the rank of a joint secretary in 2009 and served the Finance Division for two years.
He was posted as director general of the Executive Cell of Non-Government EPZs Board of Governors in the Prime Minister's Office. After getting promoted to the rank of an additional secretary, he was posted to the Export Promotion Bureau as Vice Chairman in 2011 and served that organisation for over four years.
He also functioned as director general for the WTO Cell, Ministry of Commerce for one year before being promoted to the rank of a secretary in December 2016.