CORE MANAGEMENT TEAM
Mr. Shahid Mehmood Khan
Mr. Shahid Mahmood Khan is a Chartered Accountant with over 30 years of experience and performance track record that exceeds the benchmark equity index. Acknowledged across various industry verticals for well-defined understanding of business dynamics and ability to identify and align organizations’ emerging needs with quality solutions. Having excellent analytical, leadership and management skills with expertise in Financial Management, Corporate Planning, Value Chain, Business Expansion, Acquisition and Mergers and Business Development, Mr. Shahid Mahmood Khan has contributed in the area of General Management at various senior leadership positions. As a seasoned business executive with multidimensional exposure, he has attended various management and leadership courses including the advanced management program from INSEAD, France. His association with Pak Arab Refinery Limited (PARCO) is for over 12 years, where he led multiple functions at various leadership positions and played a strategic and pivotal role in business transformation, business expansion and growth of PARCO. The last position held by him before elevation to the position of MD at PARCO was Deputy Managing Director, Finance and Corporate Affairs.
Mr. Adil Aziz Khan
Mr. Adil Aziz Khan holds a Chemical Engineering Degree from University of Engineering and Technology Lahore, as well as MBA in Management. He has over 27 years diversified professional experience covering Process Plant Operations, Maintenance, Projects and HSE Management across varied industries: Fertilizers (Engro), Petrochemicals (Engro), Steel (Al-Tuwairqi Holding), Oil & Gas (Pak-Arab Refinery Limited). He is also serving the PERAC R&D foundation in the capacity of Vice Chairman. Mr. Khan is a seasoned professional having managed multi-million dollar projects from conception to FEED, construction to commissioning, startup to sustained operations and subsequent expansions. His diversified knowledge & experience allows him to seamlessly troubleshoot complex technical issues without any compromise on quality and production targets.
Mr. Zeeshan Taj Khan
Zeshan Taj Khan is the Chief Human Resource Officer at Pak Arab Refinery Limited – the largest refinery in Pakistan. As the CHRO he looks after various entities which include PARCO Pearl Gas (Private) Limited (PPGL) and Pak-Arab Pipeline Company Limited (PAPCO). Zeshan is an Honours graduate from University of Manchester, United Kingdom in addition to his degree in Economics. Zeshan is a fellow with the Institute of Managers & Leaders (Australia), Certified Professional with the Australian HR institute & Chartered Professional with CIPD (UK). Zeshan has over 15 years of HR & leadership experience of developing robust programs for transformational change. Prior to joining PARCO, he was the Vice President HR, Admin and Marcom at Engro Energy Limited and associated companies. Earlier, Zeshan has accumulated diverse local & international expertise in Sales, Marketing & Supply chain before taking leadership HR assignment at ICI. Subsequent to ICI Pakistan, Zeshan led Human Resources for his sub region across three countries at Pfizer. Zeshan is a forward-thinker who believes that corporate sector must focus on deploying inclusive businesses that focus on human and environmental well-being.
Mr. Zafar Iqbal
Mr. Iqbal has over 25 years diversified experience in Finance, accounting, taxation, commercial, general management, government relations, etc with some of the world’s largest multinational companies in the mining & energy sectors. Currently, working as a Deputy General Manager, Finance in PARCO, he is a qualified chartered accountant and corporate company secretary from Pakistan as well as a chartered professional accountant from Canada.
Mr. Javed Akhtar
Mr. Javed Akhter holds a Master of Engineering Degree from Hamdard University Karachi and Electronics Engineering Degree from NED University of Engineering and Technology Karachi. He Joined PRD in 1993 as Electronics Engineer and later served as Head P&A, Engg. and Procurement. He has over 30 years diversified professional experience and prior to PRD, he had served at We Brothers Scientific Works and East West Systems Pvt. Ltd.
Mr. Umair Asghar Meer
Mr. Umair Asghar Meer holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration from Vienna University (WU) and Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering from University of Engineering & Technology Lahore. He has also attended IMD Switzerland for Power 2 Manager Diploma program. He Joined PARCO in 2022. He brings with him an enriched and diversified experience of more than 25 years having worked in top ranking companies at senior level including OMV Austria, OMV Petrom Romania, OMV New Zealand, Shell and Engro
Mr. Zafar Hashmi
Mr. Syed Zafar Hashmi is a Master in Business Administration (MBA) Finance brings in more than 30 years of experience in carrying out an independent appraisal of the effectiveness of the policies, procedures and standards by which an organization’s financial, physical and information resources are managed. He has worked in various large organizations and due to diversified exposure in a focused area, he has developed expertise to handle all matters related to accounting. He has held senior finance positions in the field of Accounts and Finance within private and public sectors organizations within Pakistan. He brings with him 30 years of experience in the areas of Accounts, Audit, and supply chain.