Syed Muntasir Ridwan has more than ten years of experience in private sector engagement and SME investments. He completed his MSc in Economics with specialisation in Energy, Environment and Natural Resources from Norwegian School of Economics. Currently, under Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN), he is working as the National Coordinator for Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Business Network (SBN) Bangladesh.
Ridwan has actively pushed the agenda to build a systemic process through which SBN members can sustainably access to technical and financial resource to contribute to safe and nutritious food. Ridwan is also leading the Eat Safe project in Bangladesh by working in informal markets in close collaboration with City Corporation and Market Committees to strengthen the COVID-19 response, food safety management and infrastructural systems.