Nafees Maharuf Shafakat

Nafees Maharuf Shafakat leads the Economic Growth and Social Development Portfolio at Innovision Consulting Private Limited. He has diverse sets of experience in the RMG, agriculture sectors focused on value chain, financial inclusion and women empowerment in numerous local and international organisations such as Swisscontact, Traidcraft, CARE Bangladesh, Heifer International, etc. His experiences also include conducting major studies as a consultant in different refugee response programs in Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh. The studies range from the market assessment within the Rohingya refugees and host communities to value chain analysis and gender inclusion for vulnerable households there. He is exceptionally skilled in developing methodological tools, conducting Focus Group Discussions, taking Key Informant Interviews and In-depth Interviews. Nafees completed his Master of Social Sciences in Public Administration from University of Dhaka.