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Asif Saleh

Executive Director, BRAC

Executive Director of BRAC and BRAC International. Prior to joining BRAC, formerly, Executive Director at Goldman Sachs and worked at GlaxoWellcome, NorTel and IBM. Upon return to Bangladesh in 2008, worked as a policy specialist for the UNDP-funded project Access to Information Programme (A2i) in the Prime Minister's Office. Founder of Drishtipat, a global organization with chapters around the globe focusing on human and economic rights of Bangladeshis; Co-Founder of Drishtipat Writers' Collective. Contributes regularly to local and international dailies. Recognized for work by the Asia Society's Asia 21 programme in 2008, the Bangladeshi American Foundation in 2007, and was selected as an Asia 21 Fellow in 2012. BA in Computer Science and MBA in Management from NYU Stern School of Business. Member of the Advisory Board of Bangladesh Legal Aid and Services Trust and Member of the Board of the Institute of Informatics and Development.

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