Tajul Islam

Technical Lead

Tajul Islam has over 27 years of extensive engineering, construction, operation and finance experience in the energy sector. Prior to Gen X Energy, Tajul held numerous roles in The AES Corporation where he participated in the development and construction of the Masinloc Coal Project (660 MW) in the Philippines and the Mong Duong II (1,240 MW) anthracite fired power project in Vietnam. In Bangladesh, Tajul served as Country Manager where he negotiated agreements for the Orion Meghnaghat CCGT (495 MW) as well as served as a Project Manager and Operations Manager for the AES Meghnaghat CCGT (450MW) plant. Other roles have also included lender’s engineer for the Infrastructure Development Co. Ltd., Assistant Manager (Finance) for Karnaphuli Fertilizer Co. Ltd. and the Executive for the Bex-Maru Polyester Project. Tajul began his career at the state-owned Bangladesh Chemical Industries Corporation as an Assistant Engineer focused on the development and construction of the Jamuna Fertilizer Project.