Mr Kashif Wasim Mirza

Mr Kashif Wasim Mirza has more than 16 years of experience in strategic and operational manangement both in public and private sector. He is currenlty working a Operations Manager (MENA) for the Australian Trade Commission based in Dubai – UAE. Before moving to UAE from Paksitan in 2007, he has worked with DFID, The World Bank and Deloitte in various capacities.

Mr Mirza is an optimist, believes in a bright future and our ability to build it together.

Captain Abdul Hafeez Nasir

Captain Abdul Hafeez Nasir is a Master Mariner with over 23 years of deep Sea experience for shipping industry, especially in the area of operations management. Additionally he is a Lead for various standards like ISM, QMS, EMS, OHSAS and NEBOSH. Since last 11 years he is working ashore, managing Abu Dhabi fleet for offshore oil fields marine operations and presently working with ADNOC subsidiary as a Marine Projects Specialist for New oil fields development.

Dr. Zakiuddin Ahmed

Dr. Zakiuddin Ahmed is a visionary strategist, healthcare entrepreneur & a physician advocate who specializes in developing socially beneficial & innovative solutions in Healthcare through information technology with a Patient Centric Focus. His areas of interest, expertise & experience are eHealth, mHealth, Patient Centric Healthcare & Safety, Medical Ethics, Digital Marketing in Healthcare, CME & CPD, Clinical Research & Leadership Development. As a globally recognized invited speaker, Dr. Zaki has been presenting at many eHealth / mHealth / digital health conferences around the world and serves on the boards of various international conferences and organizations. He is the President of Healthcare Paradigm, Director Digital Solutions at Interactive Group-UAE, Director Digital Health at PharmEvo Pvt. Ltd, Director Strategic Projects at Riphah International University and holds leadership positions in Medical Voice & Digital Care. Dr. Zaki is the President and founding trustee of eHealth Association of Pakistan (eHAP). He contributed in the development of “WHO-ITU National eHealth Strategy Toolkit (1st edition)”as an independent expert reviewer.

Mr. Tariq M. Ajmal

Tariq is a Partner in Enterprise Risk Services (ERS) and Middle East Leader for Information & Technology Risk (ITR) services. Tariq has more than 17 years of experience in the field of Information & Technology Risk covering IT Governance, Project Risk, Cyber Security, Data & Risk Analytics, Resiliency & Crisis Management, IT and Business Process Controls as well as helping organization comply with requirements such as SOX, ISO, CobiT, ITIL, etc. Tariq is a regular public speaker in many forums across the ME region and is heavily involved in the set up and delivery of various training courses for staff and clients. Tariq is a Chartered Accountant (Canada), Chartered Professional Accountant (Canada), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), and Certified in the Governance of Enterprise IT (CGEIT). He also holds Master of Management & Professional Accounting from Rotman School of Management University of Toronto and B. Com. Joint Honors in Economics and Accounting from McGill University (Canada).

Safdar Naqvi

Medical Director and Consultant Endocrinologist at Imperial College London Diabetes Centre, Abudhabi, UAE.

CONSULTANT PHYSICIAN at Ashford and St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Trust, UK.

DR safdar Naqvi has been a great help to set up education for Health care givers especially in Diabetes care. He leads on many courses at Imperial college London to help Pakistani Doctors. Since inception of TDC he is being supportive and an active adviser of this noble cause.

He is a Certified General and Metabolic Physician, specialising in management of hormone disorders. Dr Saf, as he is affectionately known by colleagues, brings with him a wealth of experience, gathered from a career in the UK. Having led diabetes care in hospitals and the community.

Muhammad Younus Lakhani

Mr. Lakhani is civil engineer by profession and graduated from NED university of engineering and technology – Karachi. He has been pioneer in construction industry with some innovative ideas and successful projects. He is CEO of M/S Lakhani builders Besides his professional activities he is instrumental in development of engineering resources , Member of EPE ( Engineers of Pakistan in Emirates) , representing in Pakistan Engineering Council and renowned phlintrophist . Since inception he is part of TDC team and TDC taking benefits his valuable advices.

Mr. Shafqat Ali Malik

He is a chartered certified accountant and corporate treasurer by profession with over 10 years of senior financial experience Mr. Shafqat Ali Malik is the Chief Executive Officer at CastleHill Group. He served as the Chief Financial Officer of Aldar Properties.

He has been a founder member of the Diabetes centre, has been strongly supporting the cause.

Ashif Ratala

Ashif is by profession a qualified Chartered Accountant and a qualified Cost & Management Accountant. Currently he is the Managing Director of a management consulting firm and a bookkeeping franchiser for Queensland, Australia. He is also coaching entrepreneurs from across Australia and New Zealand in setting up new businesses including setup, business development, management, and client relationship etc.

In his previous roles, he has worked as Director – Advisory Services with Beaufort Associates (Dubai), Head of Finance and Operations with Prudential Asset Management (Saudi Arabia and Dubai), Manager Specialist Advisory Services and Auditor with Grant Thornton (Pakistan).

He has operationally managed multi billion dollar funds in the Middle East and India. He has been involved in advising several clients including banks, asset management companies, high net worth individuals, telecom service providers, and various government departments in the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Singapore, Hong Kong and Pakistan. In social sector, he worked as lead auditor for clients including UNDP, USAID, CIDA and IUCN in the areas of operations and finance. Key sectors which he served includes education, poverty elevation, conservation of natural resources, social marketing, media, and devolution of power by government etc.

He is one of the founding members of The Diabetes centre- Pakistan . He advises TDC on various operational and financial matters and is Australia’s current lead coordinator.

Justice ( r ) Mian Muhammad Ajmal

Mian Muhammad Ajmal obtained Masters Degree in Economics and LLB Degree from University of Peshawar. He served as law officer in various capacities as Additional Advocate General and Deputy Attorney General for Pakistan. He was elevated as Judge of Peshawar High Court and remained as such for 10 years where after he was appointed as Chief Justice Peshawar High Court in 2000, and in the same year elevated as Judge Supreme Court of Pakistan. He has delivered important judgments which are quoted as precedent. He also served as Federal Principal Secretary, Ministry of Law, Justice and Human Rights, Government of Pakistan, thereafter; he served as Minister for Law, Parliamentary Affairs, Human Rights and Inter Provincial Coordination KPK. He is a member of Pakistan India Judicial Commission for Prisoners. He was appointed as chairman One Man Commission for missing persons by Govt. of Pakistan. He also served as a member Syndicate Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad. He also remained member of Institutional Management Council for Khyber Teaching Hospital, Khyber Medical College and Khyber College of Dentistry and presently, Member Board of Governors, Lady Reading Hospital, KPK. He is also a Member Board of Governors FAST-NUCES National University. He is recently nominated as Member Grievances Redresser Committee constituted by Govt. of Pakistan.

Mr. Khawaja Shaiq Tanveer

Received his  Bachelor of Commerce degree from University of Punjab in 1994.

Received training in  Chartered Accountancy from M/s M Yousaf Adil Saleem & Co. He became the member of The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants -UK and also became the member of Institute of Internal Auditors Florida USA in 2004.

With his diversified and vast experience in marketing, production and procurement He is a dynamic and productive member of TDC-Pakistan team and looking after several major tasks including project supervision and marketing TDC as brand.  Currently he is working  as “Chief Operating Officer.” (COO) with a top ranking company.

Dr. Muhammad Farhan

Dr. Muhammad Farhan , a graduated from Dow University of Health Sciences DUHS– Karachi Pakistan has more than 18 years of experience in medical operations both in public and private sector. He is currently working as a FAMILY PHYSCIAN at SEHA -Ambulatory Healthcare Services Co based in Abu Dhabi  – UAE. He is an active member of Pakistani professional community in UAE and Ex-Vice President Membership of Pakistan Business Professional Council . Currently he is a member of Overseas Pakistanis Foundation and  a member of advisory board at The diabetes centre- Pakistan providing valuable support to the noble cause. He is leading coordinator  of our team in Sindh-Karachi region to established activities and hospital of TDC.