Senior Advisory Group

Brig. (R) Razi ud Din

Masters in Defence Studies, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad
Higher Degree Strategic Planning, National Defense University, Beijing, China.
Bachelor of Science Honors, (War Studies), Balochistan University, Quetta.
Former Advisor Royal Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Fields of expertise: Project Management and Evaluation, Survey management and implementation, Human Resource Management, Research and Development, Capacity Building, Social Safety Net, Rehabilitation of War and Disaster Affected Areas.

Zahid Saeed

M.Sc in Economics, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad.
M.Sc. in Defence and Strategic Studies, Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad.
Head of the Pakistan Military Accounts Department, Ministry of Defence, Government of Pakistan.
Former Joint Secretary to the Government of Pakistan, Cabinet Secretariat, Establishment Division, Government of Pakistan.
Fields of expertise: Finance, Investment, Human Resource.

Dr. Abdul Salam

Ph.D. Agricultural Economics, University of Hawaii, USA.
Former Chairman, Agricultural Prices Commission, Government of Pakistan, Islamabad.
Fields of expertise: Food and Agriculture Policy, Economic Development and Production Economics

Dr. Muhammad Khan Niazi

Ph.D. in Economics, Boston University, Boston, USA.
Former Economist, SASPR Economic Team/Unit, World Bank.
Former Deputy Chief , Economic Planning Section, Planning and Development Division, Govt. of Pakistan.
Fields of expertise: Public Finance, Investment, Trade, Labour and Governance

Safia Aftab

MSc. Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science Research Fellow, Strategic and Economic Policy Research.
Fields of expertise: Strategic and Economic policy research, poverty, trade, Governance, Environment