Mr. Saadullah Khan | Chairman BoD-IESCO

Qualification :

  • BA (Economics) Hons, Accounting & Finance from University of Manchester, UK.

Expertise :

  • Director of GEPCO and MEPCO, Janpur Energy Ltd, Resolv (Pvt) Ltd and ASE Apparel (Pvt) Ltd.
  • Worked on senior positions (Director UAE & Pakistan) Citi-Group Global Markets.
  • Worked on various national and international advisory transaction relating to corporate finance.
 

Mr. Shahid Iqbal Choudhry | P.Eng, MBA | Chief Executive Officer

Graduated in BSc Electrical Engineering Power in 1983 from U.E.T Lahore and acquired Master’s degree in Business Administration from Institute of Management Sciences BZU Multan in 2011. Joined WAPDA in 1983 with total length of 35 years of service.
Vast experience in construction of 500/220/132 KV Grid Stations and Transmission Lines. Completed number of prestigious projects of national importance in collaboration with foreign consultants and equipment suppliers. Extensive experience in Tendering and Contract Management of World Bank and Asian Development financed projects.
Managed construction of Secondary Transmission Grid projects for improvement of distribution of power in MEPCO and IESCO areas. Having substantial experience of Distribution System, Planning & Engineering,Operation and Revenue Recovery. Human Resource Management experience of more than 13,000 employees.
Posted as CEO IESCO in November 2018. Have set targets of improving Customer Services, achievement of KPIs, improving financial health of Company and transparency in all matters for every Directorate. Have adopted austerity measures in line with Government policies.
Have started campaign for setting right the electrical system (both overhead as well as underground) as prioritized by the GoP. Further emphasis is on Anti Theft drive which is bringing in fruitful results, both in terms of reduction of line losses and boosting revenue collection.
Initiated Advanced Metering Infrastructure Project in IESCO under ADB financing. The project will help IESCO in real time meter reading and demand side management with added benefit of new billing system. Always look forward to introduce latest technologies to provide better customer services and enhance financial viability of company.

 

Mr. Zafar Abbas | Director BoD-IESCO

Mr. Zafar Abbas is working as Joint Secretary (Transmission) Ministry of Water and Power.
He joined civil services in 1999 and has over 20 years of experience of Ministry Water and Power, Petroleum, ERRA, Environment and OGRA.
He holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Oil & Gas Management, From University of Dundee, Scotland and Bachelor of Engineering (Civil), from University of Engineering & Technology Lahore, Pakistan.

 

Dr. Ahmed Mujtaba Memon | Director BoD-IESCO

Dr. Ahmed Mujtaba Memon has been appointed as Director on IESCO by the Government of Pakistan w.e.f 22 nd March 2018. Before posting in Finance Division, he was serving as Director General Input Out Co-efficient Organization, FBR at Karachi. He joined Pakistan Customs and Excise Group (Currently Pakistan Customs Service) in November 1987 and has worked in various capacities in Central Excise, Sales Tax, Valuation, Adjudication and Customs functional areas. He has also worked on Asian Development Bank’s “Trade, Export Promotion and industrialization (TEPI) loan project as Secretary TEPI in FBR. He brings with him a rich professional and academic background. His education qualification are MBBS, MA (Economics) and MBA Finance. Presently, he is working as Additional Finance Secretary (CF/HR) in Finance Division since, March, 2018. He is also a Member on the BoD of NESPAK, SSGCL, IESCO & K-Electric.

 

Mr. Naeem Iqbal | Director BoD-IESCO

Qualification :

  • Fellow of Chartered Institute of Bankers, London since February 1985.
  • Chartered Institute of Bankers, London, U.K. Diploma in Banking (Secured 19th Position on the World-wide merit list with distinction in Law relating to Baking).
  • Bachelor of Arts from University of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan.

Expertise :

  • He started his career with UBL in 1970 and joined Mashreq Bank, UAE in 1975.
  • He worked as SEVP, Habib Bank Limited from 1999 to 2003.
  • He remained Chairman and MD Industrial Development Bank of Pakistan, till 2008.
  • He remained senior consultant (Banking & Financial Institutions) with Privatization Commission of Pakistan from 1997 to 1999.
 

Mr. Raheel Ijaz | Director BoD-IESCO

Qualification :

  • Master in Business Administration (M.B.A).

Expertise :

  • Raheel Ijaz is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Faysal bank limited.
  • Mr. Raheel Ijaz A highly experienced Commercial Banker with 35 years broad based experience in corporate banking, international finance and oil industry.
  • Extensive experience in structuring financial deals for oil and gas industry (special emphasis on Gas Development projects. Extensive knowledge of banking operations, trade finance projects and underlying delivery systems.
  • Extensive marketing experience of a cross section of corporate, public sector and government agencies.
 

Mr. Shaheryar Chishty | Director BoD-IESCO

Qualification :

  • Graduation from Ohio Wesleyan University, USA.

Expertise :

  • Director of LESCO, GEPCO, MEPCO, Daewoo Pakistan and Sino Sindh Resources .
  • Worked as contract laborer at Pakistan Steel Mills.
  • Worked as Investment Banker in Nomura International, Citi-Group.
  • Worked on various national and international advisory transaction relating to merger & acquisition.
 

Syed Akhlaq Ahmed | Director BoD-IESCO

Qualification :

  • MBA in Finance from Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad.

Expertise :

  • Director of LESCO, GEPCO and MEPCO
  • 25 Years of professional experience in Power & Water Sector in Pakistan and Saudi Arabia,
  • Worked in USAID Power Distribution Program as Senior Advisor.
  • Worked in Marafiq, Saudi Arabia as Specialist Business Planning.
  • Worked in PEPCO as Executive Director, Performance Monitoring.
  • Worked at senior positions in Crestex, Faisalabad, FACE, Lahore.
  • Saudi Consolidated EPCo. American Electric Power.
 

Mr. Zafeer Abbasi | Director BoD-IESCO

Qualification :

  • LLB, Master in Administration Science from George Washington University, USA.

Expertise :

  • Retired Federal Secretary.
 

Mr. Jaudat Ayaz | Director BoD-IESCO

 

Mr. Irfan Mehmood | Company Secretary BoD-IESCO

He is Associate member of Institute of Corporate Secretaries of Pakistan. He did M. Phil (Management) from National Defense University, Islamabad. He has 10 years Management experience in the field of Finance, Accounts and Taxation in IESCO.