Under the Patronage of His Highness Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai
تحت رعاية صاحب السمو الشيخ محمد بن راشد آل مكتوم نائب رئيس الدولة رئيس مجلس الوزراء الإمارات العربية المتحدة حاكم دبي
Energy Business Leaders
Iqbal Z Ahmed
Chairman Pakistan GasPort Limited
Iqbal Z Ahmed is the Chairman of Pakistan GasPort Consortium Limited, which owns Pakistan's first greenfield and its largest LNG import and regasification terminal at Port Qasim, Pakistan. Mr Ahmed is a key business leader in Pakistan's energy sector. Other than in the LNG sector, Mr Ahmed’s pioneering projects are in the LPG sector, where his companies have been recognised internationally by Platts Businessweek. Mr Ahmed received the President of Pakistan Trophy in recognition of his services to the national economy at the annual event of Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry in 2012.He has been featured in Forbes, DAWN, Newsweek International, and on CNBC Pakistan.Mr Ahmed serves as the president of the Endowment Trust of Government College, which is one of the oldest academic institutions in Pakistan, and also as the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of SIMS (Services Institute of Medical Sciences), Lahore. Among his many accomplishments, since founding it in 2004, Mr Ahmed has raised over Rs 500 million for the GCU Endowment Trust and set a successful model for other public universities to follow. Mr Ahmed has also served as the Chairman of Newsweek Pakistan, which was published under a license from Newsweek International, and continues to serve as the Chairman of the independent and not-for-profit Lahore Literary Festival Society.Mr Ahmed has studied at the Government College where he culminated his studies with a Master’s in Economics.