Brigadier General (Retired) Abu Nayeem Md. Shahidullah, Adviser of the Safety Council of FBCCI, has 35 years of professional experience serving in Bangladesh Army, as well as the Director General of Fire Service & Civil Defence, and Chairman of Khulna Development Authority. Beside government jobs, he has served as Adviser on Disaster, Environment & Climate Change in BRAC, as an adjunct Faculty on Disaster and Human Security Management in Bangladesh University of Professionals, as National Consultant of UNDP for the Project “Reform Initiative of Fire Service and Civil Defence” and Consultant for Save the Children for the Project “Revise the Fire Service and Civil Defence training Manual for Urban Community Volunteers”. He is a member of National Industrial Health and Safety Council under MoLE and a member of Expert Pool, SSD MoHA. He has done certificate courses on Occupational Health and Safety from Bangladesh University of Health Sciences, on Leadership & Disaster Management from Harvard University, USA, and on Fire Safety, Rescue & Disaster Management from Bangladesh Fire Service. He has a good number write-up on natural and manmade disasters and participates in awareness program in electronic media as well.