Rakib has considerable experience in the private-sector-development nexus in Bangladesh, first as a banker and then as a development sector consultant. Prior to joining Bopinc, Rakib led consulting assignments at Inspira Advisory & Consulting Ltd., a Bangladeshi research and consulting firm. He specialised in generating data and evidence for market-based development interventions. His consulting portfolio included a number of regional-national level surveys, sector landscaping assessments, livelihood and income generating activity mapping, and program evaluations.
Rakib holds a Master's Degree in Development Economics from the University of Dhaka and a Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration from East West University. At Bopinc, Rakib contributes to strengthening the knowledge system through impact measurement, monitoring, and evaluation, as well as by helping project teams integrate impact insights.