Masum was born in Dhaka and spent his childhood in Chottogram, Bangladesh. After completing his Graduation in Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Masum worked with several multinational companies in Bangladesh before moving to London, UK. Since 2011, Masum has been living in Australia and currently residing in Brisbane with his wife and son. Masum has experience of working with different well known Australian organisations including the Department of Housing & Public Works of Queensland Government and he is extremely passionate about community and social services. He is also enthusiastic about sports, travel and cultural activities.