None of our previous economy ministers were street agitators or cadre of the party. They were simply choosen on the basis of merit by the party founders.
Both Muhit & Kibria was close ally to Bangabandhu & Tajuddin & after that Sheikh Hasina.
Saiful Islam, also FCA-CMA, choosen by Zia.
Muhit, Kibria & Saiful was the best economic minister one could ask for.
Sad thing is there is no such talents among current generation of politicians.
It's a dangerous situation too.
Appearantly Mustafa Kamal won the Finance Minister of The Year Award in 2020, by the «The Banker». Dunno what that means.