PM reconstitutes nine-member privatization Commission Board

Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has reconstituted the Board of Privatization Commission. Syed Naveed Qamar Federal Minister for Privatisation, Water & Power will head the PC Board as its Chairman.
According to press release issued here on Saturday, the other eight-members of PC Board include 1. Engr. Iftikhar ul Haq, Master in Public Administration Punjab University (B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering) having 40 years experience of management of projects, companies, corporations and government departments. Since 1987 he is MD, Engineering General Consultants (Pvt) Ltd, Lahore.

He remained member PC board from 1993 to 1996 and from 2003 to February 2008, 2 Laeeq Ahmed MBA, Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA remained member PC Board from April 1994-96 is presently CEO, Olympus International (Pvt) Ltd, Lahore (project developers in Telecom & Energy sectors), having vast experience in Business Management, Risk Management, Organization Design and Restructuring, 3. Mahmood Nawaz Shah, MS (Engineering Management) George Washington University, USA, is agriculturist of Sindh, remained member PC Board from March 2003 to February 2011, 4. Mr. Tanvir Ahmad Sheikh (MBA from OHIO University, USA, is a renowned Industrialist, remained President of FPCCI from 2007 to 2008 and held the position of Vice President of ICCI, 5. Nawabzada Saifullah Magsi achieved Post Graduate Professional Skills Diploma from Inns of Court School of Law, UK, remained senior Minister for Planning & Development, Law & Parliamentary Affairs and the Department of Prosecution, Government of Balochistan, 6. Mr. Farid Malik, CFA, is a graduate of London School of Economics, member of Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) Institute, USA having varied experience in Pakistani Capital Markets and remained associated with ABN AMRO Bank, Tomen Power, Singapore, SECP, Invest Capital Securities, Lahore Stock Exchange and CSIBL (Innovative Investment Bank Limited) in different positions, 7. Shahab Anwar Khawaja, MS (Chemistry) holding Post Graduate Diploma in Development Administration, Birmingham University, UK, a DMG officer, served at key positions in the Federal and Provincial Governments including Federal Secretary Ministries of Privatisation, Industries, Production & Special Initiatives, Population Welfare, Economic Affairs and various other departments and 8. Muhammad Ejaz Chaudhary, Secretary/ Member Privatisation Commission.

Most of these members represent the private sector with vast experience in various economy related sections/ business groups and remained on PC Board from time to time. – Online news