Ashfaq Enayetullah, Deputy Chief of Party, Feed the Future Bangladesh Nutrition Activity
Ashfaq Enayetullah is a Market Systems Development expert with over 17 years of experience in the private sector and the development industry. As Deputy Chief of Party for the Feed the Future Bangladesh Nutrition Activity, implemented by Abt Associates Inc., Ashfaq collaborates with a team of technical specialists to increase the nutritional intake of rural households, empower women and adolescents, and improve access to WASH products and services in rural communities.
Previously, Ashfaq worked in diverse development programs, including to improve agricultural markets and scale up models for vocational skills-building. He specializes in women and youth empowerment; local economic development initiatives with cooperatives, trader associations, and regional government agencies; and use of technology (ICT4D) and media (TV, radio, newspapers) for development.
Ashfaq holds an MBA from Dalhousie University in Canada. The core of his work throughout the years has revolved around the analysis of different types of market systems—identifying constraints and opportunities—and then collaborating with the private sector and public institutions to design and implement sustainable solutions.