Dr. Toufiq M. Seraj is the Founding Managing Director of Sheltech (Pvt.) Ltd. and its associated companies. He is an Engineer and Planner by profession. He obtained his Ph.D. in Civic Design from the University of Liverpool, UK as a commonwealth Scholar. Earlier he completed his Master and Bachelor degree from BUET. He formerly held academic positions at BUET. He has extensive professional experience in Real Estate Development, Construction, Management and Planning Consultancy. He has wide range of publications including several books on Town Planning, Housing and Real Estate.
Besides Real Estate he is also involved in other businesses which include Consultancy, Hospitality Industry, Construction of Industrial Buildings, Manufacturing of Concrete Products and Ceramic Tiles
He is the former President of Bangladesh Institute of Planners (BIP). He was the President of Real Estate & Housing Association of Bangladesh (REHAB) for three consecutive terms. He formerly held leadership positions in several professional and social organizations. He is also actively involved in different research and non-profit organizations.