Mr. M. Tofazzel Hossain Miah

Non-Executive Director


Mr. M. Tofazzel Hossain Miah obtained both his Honor’s and Master’s degree in English Literature from University of Dhaka. He also has a postgraduate degree in Early Childhood Development (ECD) from BRAC University He has vast working experience of more than 30 years in diverse fields. In his long illustrious career, Mr. Tofazzel held various key positions in Prime Minister’s Office, Ministry of Public Administration, Local Government Division, Ministry of Primary and Mass Education and Power Division and so on.

Date of appointment to BATB Board

Mr. M. Tofazzel Hossain Miah was appointed as a Non-Executive Director to the Board of Directors of British American Tobacco Bangladesh on 11th March 2021.


Mr. Tofazzel has been serving as Secretary, Prime Minister’s Office since 9th January 2020. He is a BCS Administration Cadre at Khulna Collectorate and started his career as Assistant Commissioner in 1991. Prior to the current position, Mr. Tofazzel was:

  • Private Secretary to the Hon’ble Prime Minister of Public Republic of Bangladesh
  • Deputy Commissioner, Dhaka
  • Additional Deputy Commissioner in Sylhet
  • District Magistrate, Kumilla and Panchagor
  • Upazila Nirbahi Officer, Narshingdi
  • AC (Land) at Bagerhat Sadar

He received international training on excellent performance on Land Administration. He had undergone trainings on Project Management and Governance in UK, Vietnam, and India. Apart from these, he is a prolific speaker on Governance and Development.