Mr. Mirza M. Ferdous

Full Time Feculty
Lecturer

MBA, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

BS, George Washington University, USA


Phone: +880-2-55668200 Ext- 1757
Email: mirza.ferdous@northsouth.edu, mirzamferdous@gmail.com
Office: NAC972


Curriculum Vitae


Mr. Mirza M. Ferdous joined NSU in Summer 2008 as a full time faculty member of the Department of Accounting & Finance in the School of Business. He completed his MBA from the prestigious Carnegie Mellon University, USA and his BSc in Information Systems Engineering from George Washington University, USA. He is a recipient of the National Merit Scholarship.

In addition to teaching full time, he is the Managing Director of Sigma Finance & IT, a reputed consultancy firm and one of the largest outsourcing companies in Bangladesh. He is also the Executive Director of CONP, a regional NGO that works directly with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and IRRI (the International Rice Research Institute).

Courses taught:  Corporate Finance, International Finance, and Management Information System (MIS).

  • ‘The role of  business incubators towards social development in terms of new business models and employment opportunities – a developing country’s perspective’ – Green Banking in Bangladesh and Beyond, ISBN 978-9-843-38531-4, HEQEP-UGC-AIF (2015)
  • ‘BracNet: Journey of Fast Technology’, South Asian Journal of Business and Management Cases, (ISSN: 2277-9779), (authors: Ahmed, Jashim Uddin, Hossain, Saad M. Maroof, and Ferdous, Mirza Mohiuddin) (accepted), SAGE Publications, Country: United Kingdom. (2014).
  • ‘Sadakalo: Marketing of traditional fashion in the modern fashion industry’, Vision - The Journal of Business Perspective, Vol. 18(2): 125-135, (ISSN: 0972-2629), (authors: Ahmed, Jashim Uddin, Chowdhury, Md. Humayun Kabir; Ferdous, Mirza Mohiuddin, and Uddin, Mohammad Jasim), SAGE Publications, Country: United Kingdom. (2014).
  • ‘The Impact of the Revised Minimum Wage Policy on the Quality of Life of Female Ready-Made Garments Factory Workers of Bangladesh’ – research paper presented to the PEP (partnership for economic policy) – applicant for research grant (2016). 

                       MBA 2007

                                Management Information Systems (spec. in Financial Information Systems)

                                Tepper School of Business

                                Carnegie Mellon University

                                Pittsburgh, PA

 

                        BSc 2002

                                Computer Information Systems Engineering

                                George Washington University

                                Washington DC

                               

                                Recipient of the National Merit Scholarship

                               

Atlantic High School, Delray Beach, Florida – International Baccalaureate Program (1999)

O-Levels – Aga Khan School, Uttara, Dhaka (1996)

Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (2003) | Microsoft Office User Specialist (2003)

Lecturer, Department of Accounting & Finance (2008 - present)

  • 1.     Corporate Finance (FIN 440)
  • 2.     International Financial Management (FIN 444)
  • 3.     Introduction to Financial Management (FIN 254)
  • 4.     Management Information Systems (MIS 205)
  • 5.     Introduction to Computers (MIS 105)

Managing Director, SIGMA Finance & IT consultants ltd.

(2009 – CURRENT)

Executive Director, CONP Bangladesh

(2008 – CURRENT)

Consultant for –

  • Green Banking Project, HEQEP (2013-current)
  • CPHD – a farmer’s insurance PPP initiative (2013-current)
  • SIM Group of Industries – financial auditing, process automation (2012 – current)
  • Badshah Group of Industries – BPO – (2012 – current)
  • GME Group of Industries – feasibility studies (2013)
  • BASIS – Bangladesh Association of Software and Information Systems  (2011-2013)
  • BEPZA – Bangladesh Export Processing Zone Authority – financial auditing (2009)

Seminars, training programs, etc., conducted for business and Industry: 

  • Trainer/Speaker – ‘Project management’ – Grameenphone (2012)
  • Trainer/Speaker – ‘Agency problems & Financial resource allocation’ – BCB (2011)
  • Trainer/Speaker – ‘Presentation skills and project management’ – HSBC (2009)
  • Trainer/Speaker –‘Software development & marketing challenges’ – BASIS (2009)

 

Currently pursuing CFA (to be completed in 2017)

Full Time Feculty
Lecturer

MBA, Carnegie Mellon University, USA

BS, George Washington University, USA


Phone: +880-2-55668200 Ext- 1757
Email: mirza.ferdous@northsouth.edu, mirzamferdous@gmail.com
Office: NAC972


Curriculum Vitae