Shah Alam

Executive Director, Sesame Workshop Bangladesh

Shah Alam

Mohammad Shah Alam is the Executive Director of Sesame Workshop Bangladesh, home of Sisimpur.

Prior to Sesame Workshop, Alam was the Literacy Program Director at Room to Read Bangladesh for six years. Before that, he spent seven years with the Sisimpur project from 2005 – 2011 with Nayantara Communications, the co-producer of Sisimpur at that time. He also worked for organizations including BRAC, Save the Children USA, and Plan International Bangladesh. Alam studied Primary Education at University of Dhaka and Development Studies at East West University, Bangladesh. He went to the Maastricht School of Management in the Netherlands for an Executive Program of Strategic Management and did Post Grad Diplomas in International Relations and Development Planning. He is an author of children’s storybooks and published several titles.

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