A J M Enamul Islam has a MA in Public Administration and BA (Hons.) in Political Science. He started his business career in 1978 with leading indenting house the Comimpex Limited, as its Director. As an indent agent and business consultant, Mr. Islam has a reputable track record of more than 40 years. He established Enfa Enterprises Limited in 1997 and has been its Managing Director since then.
He was a Director of Pragati Insurance Limited from 1997 to 2008. He was also the President of Bangladesh Oils Mills Association and former Chairman of the Standing Committee on Oil, Gas, and Natural Resource at the Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI).
Mr. Islam is involved with various social organizations and professional bodies including Commonwealth Society of Bangladesh as its Secretary-General, the Munshiganj Girls' High School as President of the Management Committee, and as Permanent Member and former Executive Committee member of the Dhaka Club.