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. Aurangzeb Haque is a BS-22 officer of the Pakistan Administrative Service and is presently serving as Chief Secretary of Balochistan. Mr. Haque, during his service career has served at various positions at Federal as well as Provincial Governments. He has also served as Secretary Narcotics Control Division, Additional Secretary Interior and Additional Secretary Establishment Division.
He has a B.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering and has also studied micro economics at Harvard University Institute of International Development. He attended Advance Course in public administration from NIPA, Lahore and Staff Course at Staff College Peshawar. Mr. Haque has also travelled abroad extensively in connection with official business / work assignments.
He is currently Director on the Boards of Oil & Gas Development Company Limited, Hubco Pakistan and Inter State Gas Systems (Pvt.) Limited.
Mr. Abid Saeed was elected as a member of Pakistan Petroleum Limited’s Board on September 16, 2017. He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors.
He joined civil services in 1980 after completing his master’s degree in Economics from Government College Lahore in 1979. Later, he obtained another masters in Administrative Sciences from George Washington University, USA in 1987.
A seasoned professional, Saeed has vast experience in public administration while serving on key positions both with the provincial and federal governments.
As part of Sindh and Punjab governments, Saeed served as Assistant Commissioner, Khairpur, Jacobabad and Moro, Deputy Commissioner Bhakhar, Lodhran, Kasur and Faisalabad districts, Secretary, Literacy and Non-formal Basic Education, Forestry, Wildlife, Fisheries and Tourism departments of Punjab, Special Secretary, Local Government and Rural Department and Chief Executive Officer, Punjab Rural Support Programme.
Saeed was responsible for a number key assignments with the federal government, including Additional Secretary, Ministry of Food and Agriculture and Additional Secretary as well as Secretary, Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources (now Ministry of Energy, Petroleum Division) and Secretary, Ministry of Kashmir Affairs and Gligit Baltistan, during 2011 to 2016.
His last assignment was with Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as Chief Secretary from where he retired in August 2017.
He was on boards of Oil and Gas Development Company Limited, Inter State Gas System (Private) Limited, Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited and Pak Arab Refinery Limited.
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.