Md. Abdur Rashid Sikder is an Urban & Regional Urban Planner and awarded MURP degree from BUET in 1992 along with his major education in Agricultural Economics (BAU). Mr. Sikder has had a complementary mix of expertise both in government and NGO sector and at present working as Executive Director of the EKRAM Foundation. Earlier he was the Executive Director of SLOPB Bangladesh (Dutch NGO), short term Consultant at Concern Worldwide, Bangladesh, Islamic Relief, Bangladesh (INGOs) and ARAB (NGO) in Bangladesh.
Mr. Sikder started his profession career with the government in BCS cadre (agriculture) post and worked in different capacities of the DAE. Other than agriculture extension education assignment at the field level his major assignment is MIS and Impact Assessment at the national level.