About PMI Lahore Board

The board Members

Dr. Khalid Ahmad Khan

President

Bio

Practitioner and researcher in Project Management with extensive private and public sector experience of managing large/complex projects using earned value project management

Lt Col (retd) Arif Majeed Butt ,PE,PMP

Vice President

Bio

A Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Registered Professional Engineer in Pakistan Engineering Council. Have a hands-on experience with Planning & Scheduling with the project management software Primavera enterprise P5 / P6. Have been a member, Board of PMI Lahore Chapter since 2005. Possesses rich and varied experience of over 30 years in Construction and Project Management in public and private sector. Presently serving as General Manager in a private consultancy firm.

Lt Col (retd) Arif Majeed Butt ,PE,PMP

Vice President

Bio

A Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a Registered Professional Engineer in Pakistan Engineering Council. Have a hands-on experience with Planning & Scheduling with the project management software Primavera enterprise P5 / P6. Have been a member, Board of PMI Lahore Chapter since 2005. Possesses rich and varied experience of over 30 years in Construction and Project Management in public and private sector. Presently serving as General Manager in a private consultancy firm.

Ubaidullah Khan

Director Legal

Bio

Practicing construction project management, project procurement, contract administration and contractual claim analysis.

Zaka Awan

Director Events and Sponsorships

Bio

More than 20-years’ experience in the field of Engineering, Project Management & Events Operation & Maintenance. Expert in Planning, procuring, Erection, Commissioning & monitoring of Electrical, Mechanical & Civil Projects. Currently appointed as GM Engineering at Pakistan Expo Centers (Pvt) Limited and working on Lahore, Peshawar & Quetta Expo Centre projects from designing till the completion of the project.

In PMI Chapter Lahore, responsibilities include establish and maintain an active Chapter sponsorship solicitation drive to bring financial sponsorships for Chapter activities. The development and delivery of programs relating to project management for each scheduled Chapter meeting.

Zaka Awan

Director Events and Sponsorships

Bio

More than 20-years’ experience in the field of Engineering, Project Management & Events Operation & Maintenance. Expert in Planning, procuring, Erection, Commissioning & monitoring of Electrical, Mechanical & Civil Projects. Currently appointed as GM Engineering at Pakistan Expo Centers (Pvt) Limited and working on Lahore, Peshawar & Quetta Expo Centre projects from designing till the completion of the project.

In PMI Chapter Lahore, responsibilities include establish and maintain an active Chapter sponsorship solicitation drive to bring financial sponsorships for Chapter activities. The development and delivery of programs relating to project management for each scheduled Chapter meeting.

Kamil Hassan Subhani

Director Professional Development

Bio

Kamil Hassan has been involved in the field of project management since 2001 and worked in various technologies companies like Siemens, Warid, Netsol, etc. He has done his D.B.A from Skema Business School, he also has his M.B.A from LUMS and B.E from Lahore. On the project management front, he has a PMP and is the first RMP from Pakistan. He is interested in the topic of Leadership, Project Success and Human Resource.

Muhammad Sajjad Anwar

Director Finance

Bio

Current Chapter Role is Director Finance, volunteering with PMI Lahore chapter since 2015. Supported/contributed efforts in the chapter vision, mission, and objectives as detailed by the President of the board and PMI strategic plan. A distinguished career path with steady progression of roles and responsibilities. Practiced professional with 17+ years of experience implementing, managing, and supporting technology solutions for the IT, Finance and health care Project management.

Muhammad Sajjad Anwar

Director Finance

Bio

Current Chapter Role is Director Finance, volunteering with PMI Lahore chapter since 2015. Supported/contributed efforts in the chapter vision, mission, and objectives as detailed by the President of the board and PMI strategic plan. A distinguished career path with steady progression of roles and responsibilities. Practiced professional with 17+ years of experience implementing, managing, and supporting technology solutions for the IT, Finance and health care Project management.

Ammarah Shahzad

Director Memberships

Bio

I am a certified PMI-RMP, PMP professional with over 15 years of proven track record in all facets of project management, project procurement, stakeholder management, construction management, and business acquisitions. Early years of my career highlight my experience at DESCON in fields of project planning, cost control which later moved towards contracts management, risk management, proposals, and lately towards the business acquisition of projects in Pakistan, the Middle East, and the United Kingdom. My current portfolio revolves around project coordination, project communications, and Client handling at NESPAK, a top consultancy organization in Pakistan. In addition to this, I am working as Director Memberships, PMI Lahore Pakistan Chapter responsible for Chapter growth, membership retention challenges, and responsible for presenting the performance of the Chapter Internationally.

Junaid Sagheer

Director Marketing & DA Champion

Bio

Junaid has 8+ years of experience in the IT Industry. He leads projects dealing with different clients from different locations, and languages mainly in English, Spanish, Chinese, and Swedish. He is a PMP, PMI-ACP, A-CSM, CSPO, Certified Disciplined Agile Practitioner, and Certified Scrum@Scale Practitioner. He is currently working as an Agile Coach/ Scrum Master.

Junaid Sagheer

Director Marketing & DA Champion

Bio

Junaid has 8+ years of experience in the IT Industry. He leads projects dealing with different clients from different locations, and languages mainly in English, Spanish, Chinese, and Swedish. He is a PMP, PMI-ACP, A-CSM, CSPO, Certified Disciplined Agile Practitioner, and Certified Scrum@Scale Practitioner. He is currently working as an Agile Coach/ Scrum Master.

Muhammad Rizwan Khalid

Associate Director Professional Development

Bio

A multi-skilled Project manager professional with a superb track record of managing complex functional technical projects for 15 years in public and private sectors. Working currently as manager mechanical projects at Glace solutions PVT limited. Experienced Trainer of PMI-PMP, PMI-CAPMP, MS Project, PRIMAVERA, PMIEF, and ISO: 9001 2015. Coordinator for professional development in universities and colleges for the PMI Lahore chapter.

Recently leading and promoting PMIEF projects for Lahore chapter in collaboration with students at the school level. Working for conducting workshops, seminars, and mentoring the students of each grade and new members of chapter.

Ambereen Haq

Secretary

Bio

Over 15 years of experience as an IT Professional.

Ambereen Haq

Secretary

Bio

Over 15 years of experience as an IT Professional.

Abdul Raheem

Webmaster

Bio

Abdul Raheem is Entrepreneur, Web Application Architect, Programmer, Certified ColdFusion Expert, and MCTS in SQL Server. He has been done more than 30+ Web Projects and more than 250+ website in different programming languages throughout his outstanding 14+ years career and have been worked with big names in the industry. His primary business objective is to help clients build their web and mobile applications as quickly as possible without neglecting critical security, performance, and usability issues.

Masood Said

Immediate Past President

Bio

Trainer: PMP®, PMI-RMP, PMI-ACP, Scrum Master. Delivering training in Dallas, TX, Lahore, Pakistan.

Conducted training at PMI Dallas Chapter on Risk Management, Stakeholder Management as a volunteer. Managing Conferences, Symposiums, Seminars, Webinars for PMI Lahore Chapter. Speaker at seminars in Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Karachi, Lahore, subjects-Project Management, Strategic Planning, Contract Management, Quality Management, ISO 9001/14001, Oil, and gas/fertilizer plant maintenance/operations. Conducted training for employees at Exxon Chemicals Pakistan. Descon Engineering UAE, Pakistan.

Member of Toastmasters International since 2005. Founder, President, Lahore Toastmasters Club, Pakistan. Content writer for ppt presentations in Project Management, Agile, Risk, ISO27001, 22301, 9001, 14001, Kaizen, and others.

EXPERIENCE SUMMARY
Over 40 years of (including 24 years in the Middle East) diversified project management, operation/maint. experience including design, construction, operations/maint of lube oil/grease plants, turnaround/ shutdown planning, execution of oil refinery, gas processing plants, urea fertilizer plants, caustic soda, sulfuric acid, bleaching powder plants.

Successfully Implemented ERP-IT systems in manufacturing, business environment. Designed/constructed Lube Oil Blending, Grease plants in Dubai, Saudi Arabia. Implemented ISO9001/14001. Quality/Environmental Management Systems. Experienced in feasibility studies/business analyses for business projects. Experienced in operations/maintenance of fertilizers, gas processing plants, refineries, including planning/ execution of turnaround/shutdowns. Experience in developing and reviewing construction, service, operational contracts. Experienced in working in railroad operation and maintenance of locomotives, rolling stock.

CERTIFICATIONS
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification–PMI USA (2009)
Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP) Certification–PMI USA (2014)
Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Certification–PMI USA (2014)
Distinguish Toastmaster DTM–Toastmasters International (2010)

Masood Said

Immediate Past President

Bio

Trainer: PMP®, PMI-RMP, PMI-ACP, Scrum Master. Delivering training in Dallas, TX, Lahore, Pakistan.

Conducted training at PMI Dallas Chapter on Risk Management, Stakeholder Management as a volunteer. Managing Conferences, Symposiums, Seminars, Webinars for PMI Lahore Chapter. Speaker at seminars in Dubai, Saudi Arabia, Karachi, Lahore, subjects-Project Management, Strategic Planning, Contract Management, Quality Management, ISO 9001/14001, Oil, and gas/fertilizer plant maintenance/operations. Conducted training for employees at Exxon Chemicals Pakistan. Descon Engineering UAE, Pakistan.

Member of Toastmasters International since 2005. Founder, President, Lahore Toastmasters Club, Pakistan. Content writer for ppt presentations in Project Management, Agile, Risk, ISO27001, 22301, 9001, 14001, Kaizen, and others.

EXPERIENCE SUMMARY
Over 40 years of (including 24 years in the Middle East) diversified project management, operation/maint. experience including design, construction, operations/maint of lube oil/grease plants, turnaround/ shutdown planning, execution of oil refinery, gas processing plants, urea fertilizer plants, caustic soda, sulfuric acid, bleaching powder plants.

Successfully Implemented ERP-IT systems in manufacturing, business environment. Designed/constructed Lube Oil Blending, Grease plants in Dubai, Saudi Arabia. Implemented ISO9001/14001. Quality/Environmental Management Systems. Experienced in feasibility studies/business analyses for business projects. Experienced in operations/maintenance of fertilizers, gas processing plants, refineries, including planning/ execution of turnaround/shutdowns. Experience in developing and reviewing construction, service, operational contracts. Experienced in working in railroad operation and maintenance of locomotives, rolling stock.

CERTIFICATIONS
Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification–PMI USA (2009)
Risk Management Professional (PMI-RMP) Certification–PMI USA (2014)
Agile Certified Practitioner (PMI-ACP) Certification–PMI USA (2014)
Distinguish Toastmaster DTM–Toastmasters International (2010)

Faisal Ali

Coordinator

Bio

A Bachelor of Commerce Degree, Masters in HRM with triple majors in Human Resources Management, Marketing and Management Science. Strong knowledge of labour relations, occupational health and safety, recruitment, training and development, design and administration of compensation plans, pay and benefit administration, pay equity, and related labour laws. Capable of championing strategic initiatives, foster team synergy, and execute effective management strategies.
Creative thinker with effective human resources management, marketing planning, and objective setting abilities combined with strong leadership, team building, communication, and presentation skills. Self-motivated with the ability to excel in a fast-paced environment; communicate effectively at all levels.

Early years of my career highlights my experience at EXPERT SYSTEMS(PVT)LTD as an administrator and after that move in restaurant management in SUBMARINE then join Fri-chicks as a Director Business development which later moved towards EDEZELL EDUCATION NETWORK as an administrator and Currently I am working as a Coordinator PMI Lahore Pakistan Chapter, and Coordinating project schedules, resources, equipment, and information. Liaising with clients to identify and define project requirements, scope, and objectives. Ensuring that clients’ needs are met as the project evolve.