Board of Directors

Mr. M. Adil Khattak

CEO and Director

Mr. M. Adil Khattak holds a Master’s degree in Engineering from Texas Tech University, USA and has attended many technical, financial and management programs in institutions of international repute in USA, Europe, Japan and Pakistan.

Mirza Munir Azam Temuri


Dr. Samra Mohsin Khan


Professor Dr. Samra M Khan has worked as a professional architect since 1987 and as an academic since 2005. She was the founding director of the National College of Arts, Rawalpindi and worked at COMSATS University Islamabad as Professor and Dean of Faculty. Her portfolio of work includes various international and national projects in Pakistan and the UK. Dr. Khan has published multiple research papers and books chapters and presented conference papers nationally and internationally. She has planned and hosted national and international lectures, seminars and conferences. Her areas of research include environmental sustainability, conservation of cultural heritage, regeneration of traditional cities, conserving tangible and intangible heritage, studies of traditional build environments, heritage and cultural identity and colonial architecture among others.

Dr. Khan has served at multiple professional bodies and institutions including the Institute of Architects, Pakistan (IAP) currently as the Vice President IAP (2022-2025), as member of Executive Committee of the Pakistan Council of Architects & Town Planners (PCATP) (2019-2021 and 2021-2023), honorary secretary of INTBAU Pakistan, Chair of Sustainability of EAROPH Pakistan and member of British Association of South Asian Studies. She has served as member of the Academic Council, Syndicate and various committee at COMSATS University. She has served as a director on the board of NCPC Foundation (National Cleaner Production Center Foundation) since 2021. The focus of her work at these institutions has been to improve the professional and academic performance of the profession. Dr. Khan has represented IAP (at ACAE) at ARCASIA, Bali and ACPP at Jaipur, India. She has developed multiple liaisons with Universities in the UK, Turkey, Japan and China for curriculum improvement and heritage conservation and regeneration.

Syed Ahmed Abid


Syed Ahmed Abid is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 40 years post qualification experience including over 30 years working experience with Attock Refinery Limited (ARL).He remained associated with ARL in the capacity of Chief Financial Officer, supervising functions of Finance.

Syed Asad Abbas


Syed Asad Abbas is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 15 years of post-qualification experience. He has attended many financial and management programs in institutions of international repute.He has extensive experience in the field of finance and auditing. He has worked at senior position in Price Waterhouse Coopers and Tri-Pack Films Limited.

Dr. M. Ilyas Fazil


Dr. M. Ilyas Fazil is Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering from Institute of Oil and Gas, Ploiesti, Romania. He has over 35 year experience in the Oil and Gas Sector, along-with 25 year in Attock Refinery Limited. He has also attended many technical, financial and management programs in Asia, Europe, USA and Japan.

Dr. Farida Faisal


Dr. Farida Faisal has a PhD in Development Economics with specialization in Gender Mainstreaming and a master’s degree in Business Administration. For the past 25 years she has been involved in university teaching and research. To create research outreach, she also regularly appears on well-established Pakistani news channels as senior economic analyst.  She has served as advisor, Punjab Public Service Commission and HEC. She has published papers on gender mainstreaming, women workforce participation, sustainability issues, management of public sector organizations, HRM, Food Marketing and Behavioral Finance. As director of her institute she led her faculty to adopt reflective pedagogical techniques and engage with students to initiate innovative business ventures in the agro-allied sector.

Mr. Salman Tariq


Mr. Khalid Mehmood


Mr. Khalid Mahmood, Senior Manager (Technical Services, Planning & Development) at Attock Refinery Limited (ARL), possesses a Bachelors` Degree in Chemical Engineering from Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology University of Punjab Lahore, Pakistan.


He is a professional engineer with 32 years of experience in the petroleum industry. He has served at Pakistan Refinery Limited (PRL) Karachi and Attock Refinery Limited (ARL) Rawalpindi since 1991 at various levels of responsibility.


In his capacity as Project Coordinator he successfully completed the Refinery Upgradation Project 2016 comprising of Light Naphtha Isomerization Unit, Diesel Hydrodesulphurization Unit, Hydrogen Unit, Sulphur Recovery Unit and associated utilities and auxiliary units. He is also responsible for forthcoming project its planning and implementation.