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Founder / Chairman, Qarshi Foundation

Mr. Iqbal Ahmed Qarshi is chemical engineer and a registered Hakim from National Council for Tibb, Pakistan. He is also member of advisory committee on Traditional Medicine, Ministry of Health and Secretary General, Pakistan Tibbi Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Association. He is the Son of Late Shafa-Ul-Mulk Hakeem Muhammad Hassan Qarshi who was the personal Physician of Allama Muhammad Iqbal. He is also member of various renowned social welfare organizations like World Muslim Conference and Pakistan National Youth Council etc. He is also honorary life time president of World Wide Fund (WWF) due to his extraordinary contribution in the environment.


BOT Member, Qarshi Foundation

Dr. Misbah Iqbal Qarshi is a very enthusiastic lady having professional qualification of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery from King Edward Medical College. Currently, she is also Executive Director of Qarshi Organization and associated with Qarshi Foundation for the last 18 years. She has rich knowledge of designing the management systems. She has great passion for the welfare of underprivileged areas.


BOT Member, Qarshi Foundation

Mr. Pervaiz Ahmed Khan is a very energetic personality. He a chemical engineer from Punjab University and he did Masters of Science in Nuclear Technology from Islamabad University. He has done a lot of professional international trainings also. He has been Member Board of Directors of ICI Pakistan, CEO and Director, ICI Pakistan Power Generation Limited and Trustee ICI Pakistan, Trustee, ICI Pakistan Management Staff Provident Fund, Trustee, ICI Pakistan Management Staff Gratuity Fund, Trustee ICI Pakistan Foundation, Trustee ICI Pakistan Non-Management Staff Provident Fund, Trustee ICI Pakistan Management Staff Defined Contribution Superannuation Fund and Member Board of Director, Haleeb Foods Limited. Currently, He is Member CARE trust Scholarship Committee and Member Operations Management Committee of LABARD.


BOT Member, Qarshi Foundation

Mr. Zafar Iqbal Qureshi, commonly known as Dr. ZIQ, is a well-known educationist and has done a lot of in the field of Policy Making. He received MBA degree from American University of Beirut, Lebanon and Ph.D. from University of Pittsburgh USA. From 1986 to date he has been associated with different national and international universities as Professor and, CEO and Managing Director. He has been Chairman and CEO of Board of Investment & Trade, Punjab and Managing Director, Punjab Municipal Development Fund Company, Punjab. Presently, he is Board Member/Director of Agha Khan Rural Support Program, Fatima Memorial Hospital, and University of Health Sciences, Society for Advancement of Education and Services Hospital, Lahore.


BOT Member, Qarshi Foundation

Sheikh Safir ur Rehman Shami, with a rich experience of finance and operations, has been appointed in different well-known organizations. He has been Chief Executive at Shahryar Steel Pvt.Ltd and currently, serving as Director at Software Pvt. Ltd. He received degree in commerce from Hailey College of Commerce, Lahore.


BoT Member, Qarshi Foundation

Justice Nasira Javid Iqbal is a Pakistani jurist and law professor who served as a justice of the Lahore High Court. Justice Nasira Iqbal has a degree in intellectual property law from Punjab University, a Master of Laws degree from Harvard Law School, and a Master of Laws from Punjab University. As a legal scholar, she has lectured around the world and represented Pakistan at various international forums. She is also the president of an activist group, the Concerned Citizens of Pakistan Society (CCP). Among other honors, she received the Fatima Jinnah Medal for Women’s Rights in 2006, the Woman of the Year Star Award in 2007, and the Wonder Woman Award in 2011.


BOT Member, Qarshi Foundation