Chairman PBS, Senior Advisor to VP Health Services, Aga Khan University
Currently the Chairman of the Executive Committee of The Patients’ Behbud Society for Aga Khan University Hospital, Mr Khan has been a member of PBS since its establishment. He is also the Coordinator, Continuous Quality Improvement at Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) in Karachi, Pakistan. Mr Khan did his BA from Peshawar University and holds a degree in Economics from the London School of Economics and is a Chartered Accountant by training.
Vice President, PBS
Mr Pervez is Vice President of the Executive Committee of The Patients’ Behbud Society for Aga Khan University Hospital. He is a successful and renowned businessman and has been an active member of PBS since 2008. Mr Pervez has promoted Pakistan in various export initiatives in leather and textiles. He is an active investor in the stock market. Mr Pervez was also appointed as the Justice of Peace for the Karachi Division by the Government of Sindh.
Chairman and Director, Asiatic Public Relations Network (Pvt.) Ltd
Mr Rammal is the Chairman and Director of Asiatic Public Relations Network (Pvt.) Ltd., one of the leading PR firms in Pakistan associated with Hill + Knowlton Strategies Worldwide (a WPP Group company). Mr Rammal is one of the founding members, as well as a member of the Executive Committee of the Patients’ Behbud Society for Aga Khan University Hospital (PBS) and Board Member of National Academy of Performing Arts (NAPA). He is also a trustee of the Foundation for Museum of Modern Art (FOMMA) and a member of the Board of Governors of COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) Islamabad. Furthermore, Mr Rammal is a Member, Board of Governors of Indus Valley School of Arts and Architecture (IVSA).
Retired Country Managing Partner and CEO of Ernst & Young Ford Rhodes Sidat Hyder (Ernst & Young - Pakistan)
Ebrahim Sidat is a Fellow Chartered Accountant (FCA) and has recently retired as the Country Managing Partner and CEO of Ernst & Young Ford Rhodes Sidat Hyder (Ernst & Young - Pakistan), a position he has held for over 40 years since inception of the firm. Mr Sidat was twice elected as President of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) and served its Council from 1975 to 1993. He is the former President of the South Asian Federation of Accountants (SAFA) and has also served as a member of the Accounting and Auditing Standards Board of the Accounting and Auditing Organization for Islamic Financial Institutions (AAOIFI). The first Code of Corporate Governance (CCG) in Pakistan was formulated in 2002 under his chairmanship. He chaired another task force in 2012 of the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG) resulting in the revised CCG 2012. Mr Sidat has been a member of the Shariah Board of the State Bank of Pakistan for over a decade. He has also served as a member of the Steering Committee of the Commission on Higher Education, appointed by the President of Pakistan. Mr Sidat is one of the founding members of the Patients’ Behbud Society for AKUH and has led the exercise of developing the constitution and by-laws of the Society.
Mr Zulfiqar Paracha works with a family business that specialises in construction and commodities exports. The business operates from both Karachi and Islamabad. Mr Paracha completed his graduation from Karachi. He is committed to humanitarian and philanthropic work: he has served with the Lions Club for 25 years and joined the Rotary Club of Pakistan a year ago. Mr Paracha became a member of the Executive Committee of The Patients' Behbud Society for AKUH in 2017.
Director at Burque Corporation (Pvt.) Ltd,
Dr Muhammad Yahya Chawla completed his medical degree (MBBS) in 1987. He currently works as a Director at Burque Corporation (Pvt.) Ltd, a sales management and distribution company for consumer brands. Dr Chawla became a member of the Executive Committee of The Patients' Behbud Society for AKUH in 2017.
Mr. Ahmad is a corporate banker with almost three decades of corporate and investment banking experience. He currently runs an Islamic Financial institution that is acknowledged as the clear thought leader in its space. He also holds the distinction of providing key feedback to the regulator on legislation and regulations. Apart from recognition from various bodies such as the Management association of Pakistan, he has also been featured amongst the top 100 CEOs of Pakistan. He holds a Masters degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering. Mr. Ahmad is a former Chairman of the NBFI and Modaraba Association of Pakistan and a Vice President of the Asian Financial Services Association.