Captain Masuq Hassan Ahmed, (G), PPM, psc, BN
Principal MFA: An officer in the Executive Branch of Bangladesh Navy, Captain Masuq Hassan Ahmed, (G), PPM, psc, BN was born in January 1967 and commissioned in July 1987. He did his Sub Lieutenant Course from Britannia Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, UK in 1988. He did his specialization course in Gunnery from PNS BAHADUR, Pakistan in 1993. He is also trained as Staff Gunnery Officer of Operational Sea Training Group (OSTG) from Malaysia in 1993 and completed his staff course from DSCSC, Mirpur in 1999-2000. He also attended a mini course on Amphibious Operation in Turkey in the year of 2000 and been trained on Laws on Armed Conflicts under Internation Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Also did UN Staff Course at MPTC, Malaysia in the year 2007.
He has served in different ships ranging from patrol craft to frigates in different capacities. He commanded BNS TAMJEED in 1997-98. He also performed the duties of Gunnery Officer in a number of shore establishments of BN. He was the instructor of Operational Sea Training Guide (OSTG) and School of Maritime Warfare and Tactics (SMWT). He performed the duties of OIC Gunnery School in 1998. He also commanded BNS SHAH AMANAT in 2003-04. He also commanded BNS SANGU and BNS ABU BAKR for prolong duration. He is the commissioning Commanding Officer of BNS NIRVIK which is the only commando base for BN. He also served in Ministry of Home Affairs as pioneer member (Deputy Director and Director) of RAB. Out of his long sea service, he participated in eight Tactical Exercises (TACEX) as Commanding Officer of sea going naval ships. Presently, he is working in Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock as Principal of Marine Fisheries Academy, Chattogram.