Board of Directors

Our company is governed by a Board of Directors, which consists of senior government officials, elected and civil society representatives. Company’s daily affairs are being run through its Chief Executive Officer (CEO), a highly qualified senior Government official.

  Mr. Arif Saeed – Chairman – BOD

Mr. Arif Saeed graduated from Oxford University. He is the Director of Service Industries Limited. Mr. Arif is currently the Chairman of Quaid-e-Azam Solar Power (Pvt) Limited, Punjab Power Development Company Limited and National Power Parks Management Company. He is also on the Boards of Saif Textile Mills Limited, Punjab Social Security & Health Management Company, Punjab Industrial Estates Development & Management Company and Competitiveness Support Fund.He served Dar Es Salam Textile Mills Limited as Chief Executive Officer from 1992 to 2006. Mr. Arif Saeed also served Lahore Stock Exchange and All Pakistan Textile Mills Association as Chairman and Vice Chairman of Punjab Daanish Schools & Center of Excellence Authority.



  Mr. Waqar Ahmad

Mr. Waqar Ahmad is Head of Corporate Affairs in Nestlé Pakistan & Afghanistan. He has done Masters in Public Administration (MPA) in Economic Policy Management from Columbia University in the City of New York, USA and awarded prestigious Chevening Fellow in Responsible Business, Nottingham University, UK. Mr. Waqar has also worked as private sector specialist in World Bank and summer fellow at IMF. He remained Director of SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry and CEO The Network for Consumer Protection. He is presently serving as Board member of Punjab Employees Social Security Institution (PESSI), National Vocational Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC), Federal Employees Old Age Benefit Institution (EOBI) and Dairy Rural Development Foundation (DRDF). Mr. Waqar is a profound professional with years of experience and interests in business advocacy and action oriented research. He represented Pakistan on multilateral forums and attended various International Conferences, Workshops and Training Programs.

  Mr. Asim H. Qadri

Mr. Asim Hussain Qadri is water treatment specialist. He has done his Master in Economics from Forman Christian College Lahore. He has also worked as Regional Manager of Habib Group of Industries. He has installed and operated over 100 filtration plants for clean drinking water for community housing and flood effected areas in KPK. He is active member of Lahore Chamber of Commerce. Mr. Qadri remained associated with various committees and groups formed by Government of Punjab.

  Ex-Officio Members
Secretary Finance Department
Secretary Housing, UD & PHED
Secretary P & D Department
Secretary Specialized Health Care and Medical Education
Secretary Energy Depertment
  Secretary, HUD & PHE Department, Government Of The Punjab


  Mr. Rashid Mahmood – Chief Executive Officer, National Power Parks Management Company

Mr. Rashid Mahmood is an officer of Pakistan Administrative Services having more than 27 years of experience in civil bureaucracy and military. He has served as Secretary Agriculture Government of Punjab, Commissioner Lahore Division and Chairperson Lahore Ring Road Authority.

  Mr. M. Akber Sheikh

Mr. Sheikh is Chairman of Zaamin Group of Companies. Mr. Akber Sheikh is a Civil Engineer by Profession with Bachelor’s degree from NED Engg., Karachi and a Master’s degree in structures from McGill University at Montreal, Canada. He has served as Chairman of All Pakistan Contractors Association (thrice), Chairman of All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA), Punjab (twice) and chairman Association of Builders and Developers. He has also served on the governing body of Pakistan Engineering Council. He was Chairman of Pakistan Engineering Council Committee on Regulation of Construction Industry in Pakistan.
Mr. Sheikh is presently a member Executive Committee of FPCCI. He is also serving as (i) Trustee, Friends of PIC, a trust that is constructing a 200 bed emergency facility at Punjab institute of Cardiology, Lahore (ii) Director Punjab Social Security Health & Management Company.

  Dr. Kamran Shams

Dr. Kamran Shams is working as CEO of the Punjab Educational Endowment Fund. Dr. Kamran joined Civil Services of Pakistan in 1991 and held many important positions during his career. He worked in the Federal Secretariat, Establishment Division, and Ministry of Industries and Production. He also worked as Secretary, Human Resource Management at the Central Board of Revenue (CBR) and was part of the team responsible for the restructuring of HR format of CBR.
After resigning from Civil Service he joined Habib Bank as Head of HR-Retail Banking Group. He also worked as Human Resource Consultant with Canada Pakistan Basic Education Project, a project of (CIDA) Canadian International Development Agency.
Dr. Kamran Shams is also amongst the founding directors of Akhuwat, and also on Board of several civil society organizations such as Red Crescent Society and Fountain House.