Mr. Mohammad Jalal Sikandar Sultan has been educated in the most prestigious institutions of the country. He did his FSc from Cadet College Hassan Abdal and then went on to graduate from King Edward Medical College Lahore with a degree in medicine. He got inducted into the civil services (DMG/PAS) through FPSC in 1987 and belongs to the 15th Common. He was first posted as Assistant Commissioner, Islamabad in 1989. He further went on to serve on many key positions such as Deputy Commissioner, Islamabad, Director General Excise and Taxation Punjab and was secretary of Communications & Work, Services and General Administration and Local Government in Punjab. He introduced various reforms for the benefits of the general public while serving as Director General Immigration and Passport and earned much praise for his efforts to curb corruption and ensure good governance in Gilgit Baltistan as Chief Secretary. He is known for his role in holding peaceful, free and fair elections in AJK while serving their as Chief Secretary in 2016.
He joined the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources on 18th of April 2017 as Secretary. He sits on the boards of the following companies:
Mr. Athar Hussain Khan Sial is a former civil servant, he retired as Additional Secretary to the Federal Government. Mr. Athar holds a Masters degree in Economics and graduation in Law besides undertaking various professional development courses in Pakistan and abroad. Mr. Athar has vast public administration experience. He has remained directly involved in various development projects at the national, provincial and local government levels. Mr. Athar has remained responsible for rural development in the Faisalabad region through which he acquired firsthand knowledge and experience about the requirements and challenges of the rural communities and their development needs.
Mr. Athar also served as Managing Director Punjab Mineral Development Corporation; a commercial entity of the Government of Punjab involved in production and marketing of minerals which included coal, iron ore, dolomite and bauxite.
Mr. Athar got a unique opportunity of working in the province of Balochistan with various portfolios including finance, taxation, health and irrigation. Serving as Commissioner Zhob Division added to his understanding and insight about the province and its culture. He also got an opportunity of overseeing the role and functions of law enforcement agencies being Additional Secretary Ministry of Interior.
Mr. Sher Afgan Khan got his preliminary education, culminating in Senior Cambridge, from Aitchison College, Lahore. After completing his High School Diploma from Lahore American School, he graduated from University of Santa Clara, California, USA with BSc.
He joined Civil Services of Pakistan in PAS/DMG Group in 1989. After completion of training he worked in various districts as Assistant Commissioner, Executive District Officer and District Coordination Officer and in the Secretariat as Deputy Secretary and Additional Secretary in the Departments of Housing, Irrigation and Environment. He also served as faculty/Instructor in Civil Services Academy (DMG Campus) and National School of Public Policy.
Prior to joining Petroleum Division in April 2018, he worked as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Interior.
Currently he is serving as Additional Secretary Ministry of Energy Petroleum Division and director on the board of Pakistan LNG Terminal Limited (PLTL) and Pak Arab Refinery Limited (PARCO).