Dr. Muhammad Musa has been nominated by BRAC and Chairman of the Board of Directors of IPDC. He is an Executive Director of BRAC. He has an extensive background in leading humanitarian, social development, and public health organizations at international, cross-cultural settings. A medical doctor and a public health specialist, he has specialized training in maternal and child nutrition, and disaster management. Before joining BRAC, he worked for 32 years with CARE International as one of its senior international management professionals. He spent 20 of those years working in Ethiopia, Uganda, Sudan, Tanzania, Thailand, India, Bangladesh, and Asia region. He has long experience in strategic leadership, governing board management, executive-level management of large-scale operations, and humanitarian and social development program management. He specializes in people management, leadership development, conflict resolution, and organizational change management. He has also proven track record in effective external relationship management, marketing, brand-building, communications, and fundraising for humanitarian and development projects. He has been a successful professional in bringing convergence of philanthropic approaches and entrepreneurial methodologies in creating sustainable development programming for achieving impact at large scale. In the professional field, Dr. Musa is known for leading complex organizational change processes in multicultural settings. He is known for his unique ability to attract and develop young professionals into humanitarian and social development leaders. He is also an internationally recognized senior management trainer and an experienced coach.