Kazi Md. Elias Chief Operating Officer, Textile Testing Services Ltd., DBL Group has recently qualified and awarded the Fellowship CText FTI from the Textile Institute, Manchester, UK. This fellowship is a chartered professional qualification that is awarded under the Textile Institute’s Royal Charter.
This award is for the highest level of professional knowledge and experiences related to fibers and fabric; clothing and footwear; interior and technical textiles. This fellowship is covered by the European Union’s First Professional Qualifications Directive (89/48/EEC) for a major personal creative contribution.
Md. Elias completed his M.Sc. in Textile Engineering from Daffodil International University, MBA from Atish Dipankar University of Science and technology, B.Sc. from Bangladesh University of Textiles (BUTEX). Md. Elias started his career in 1993. His first job was in BEXIMCO (Padma Textile Mills Ltd.).
Md. Elias worked in different national and multinational companies like SQUARE Textiles Ltd., Young One Hi-Tech Sportswear Ltd., and Bureau Veritas Consumer Products Services BD Ltd. Presently working as a Chief Operating Officer and taking care of accredited Testing Services Operations of DBL Group.
With 28 years of national and multinational experience in multidirectional textile sectors; spinning – operational management, production planning and quality, fabric and garment inspection, textile testing laboratory. Having a good academic background with a proven track record.
He is also involved in writing many articles of Scientific Research and these are published in different reputed journals. He wrote technical and general topics that were published in a different newspaper, newsletter, etc.
Kazi Md. Elias is a member of ITET (Institute of Textile Engineers and Technologists), Fellow member of IEB (Institution of Engineers, Bangladesh), a Member of ASQ ( American Society of Quality), a Life member of BSTQM (Bangladesh Society for Total Quality Management), Life Member of Bangladesh Textile Today Journal, Senior Member of AATCC (American Association of Textile Chemists and Colorists), Member of Technical Committee (TC) nominated by Bangladesh Accreditation Board (BAB), Lead Assessor – Trainee and Technical Assessor of ISO/IEC 17025:2017 nominated by Bangladesh Accreditation Board (BAB).
CText FTI is the Textile Institute’s first professional qualification awarded for a major personal creative contribution in the field of Textiles [Directive 89/48/EEC].
The Textile Institute is a professional body for those engaged in clothing, footwear, and textile’s whose headquarters are at Manchester, UK.
The Institute was founded in 1910 and incorporated in England by a Royal Charter granted in 1925 and is a registered charity. The Textile Institute works to promote professionalism in textiles and its related industries worldwide.