Commodore Jahangir Joined as the Chairman of Payra Port Authority on 17 May 2017. Prior to this, he was serving as a Director in Navy Headquarters and as the MD of Chittagong Dry Dock Limited. A Navy officer with wide varieties of service appointments provided him opportunity to acquire rich experiences in project design & planning, project management and public procurement fields.
Commodore Jahangir served as Chief Engineer onboard many BN ships including 3 Frigates. He was involved in modernization projects at local shipyards and assigned for new warship building projects in South Korean and Chinese Shipyards. His international assignments also include duty as military observer in UN mission in Sudan. He also served as a faculty member at Defence Services Staff and Command College, Bangladesh.
His service training includes a course in Pakistan and education for 3 Master’s program namely MDS, MBA and MSS. He also received a post graduate diploma on from University of Malaya at Kuala Lumpur. He was commissioned in Navy on 15 April 1985 and received graduation in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering from Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology in 1988. His hobby includes travelling and reading.