Tapan Kanti Sarkar

Founder President

CTO Forum Bangladesh


Mr  Tapan Kanti Sarkar is the founder president of CTO Forum Bangladesh and a member of American Computer Society, member of UK Computers & Law and a Fellow member of SAARC CTO Forum.

Mr. Tapan Kanti Sarkar has been awarded as ‘Best CTO of the Year 2014’ by ICT Division of Bangladesh Government and Bangladesh Computer Samity (BCS)

Mr. Sarkar has more than 35 years of experience in the field of Information and Communication Technology. He did his graduation with Honors from Chittagong University and completed Masters from Dhaka University and MS in Computer Science from USA. He started his career in 1980 as a Programmer in a multinational pharmaceutical company, named Bristol-Myers Squibb with overseas assignment in Egypt & USA, Worked as MIS Manager at Beximco Group, Head of IT at IFIC Bank, Chief Technology Officer at NCC Bank Ltd.

He has professional certifications from world renowned IT Companies, like, Microsoft-USA, IBM-USA, Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC)-USA, AOTS-Japan, Novell-Singapore and PMP, India.

He has long experience in strategic alignment of Business and Information Technology by applying most cost effective & innovative techniques. He has shown cross functional team leadership and has technical exposure on Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and Process Automation. Some of his expertises are Formulation of Strategic IT Security Policy based on ISO27000, Ensuring IT Compliance in IT Service Delivery, IT Infrastructure development, i.e. Data Center, Disaster Recovery Site, Cloud Computing Infrastructure, WAN, LAN installation etc.

He has delivered many key note papers on various critical IT Issues like Enterprise ICT Security, Online Fraud Prevention; Information Security (IS) Audit & Control, Electronic Banking & its Prospects in different IT Seminars/workshops and in training institutes within the country and abroad as well.

Many of his articles are published in all reputed newspaper. His recent achievement is preparation of 1st concept paper of National Data Center for Ministry of ICT, Govt. of Bangladesh.

For more information please visit website www.tksarkar.com