Mr. Zahid Hussain
Zahid Hussain started his career with Pakistan Tobacco Company Ltd. and subsequently worked for British American Tobacco Co. Ltd, London. Later he joined Pakistan Automobile Corporation and served Suzuki, followed by Toyota as General Manager Marketing. He was promoted as Chief Executive MAZDA.
His services were transferred to Pakistan Industrial Development Corporation (PIDC) as Director/Chief Executive Indus Steel Pipes Ltd. He achieved the position of Chairman PIDC, Chairman Cement Corporation and Chairman Petroleum Corporation (PERAC).
He was made High Commissioner/Ambassador based in Kenya, (Grade 22) with accredited assignments of Ambassadorship in Tanzania, Uganda, Rwanda, Krundse, Ethiopia and Eritrea.
Mr. Zahid Hussain held the position of Chairman G-77 and China (UN Narobi Chapter). He also served as permanent representative of United Nations Environment Program (UNEP) and United Nations, Human Settlement Program (UN-Habitat).
Mr. Zahid Hussain also held the position of MD /Chief Executive, Oil & Gas Development Co. Ltd.
Academically Mr. Zahid Hussain is BSc., LLB and M.A International Relations. He attended Professional Training Programs in Japan, China, England, Malaysia as well from IBA & LUMS in Pakistan. He represented his school and college cricket Hockey and volley teams.
Mr. Zahid Hussain from time to time served as a Director on different Boards including Siemens, SUI Southern and Sui Northern Gas Company Ltd, Mari Gas Co. Ltd. General Tyres & Rubber Co., Clarient Pak Ltd., Fertliser Corporation, Nishat Mills Ltd., Cresent Steel & Allied Products and many other organizations.
Mr. Zahid Hussain received fellow member ships of The Institute of Management, England, International Biographical Centre, USA and Institute of Marketing management, Pakistan. Mr. Zahid Hussain was given Excellence Award, Marketing & Sales by the Marketing Association of Pakistan