Mr. Amer Zia is the Chief Distribution Officer, leading a team of over 7,000 employees. Prior to this, Mr. Zia has worked in the private sector with USAID-Power Distribution Program, as well as in key leadership positions within public sector organizations including NEPRA and IESCO. He has also served as an independent consultant with the World Bank through the Competition Commission of Pakistan.
Mr. Zia has been part of the management team responsible for the successful turnaround of KESC (now KE), as Deputy Chief Operating Officer Distribution, and most recently as Chief of Distribution Operations.
He has a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from UET Peshawar, a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from Bradley University USA, and an MBA in Project Management. He also speaks at national and international forums about power sector management and governance and lectures at WAPDA Power Distribution Academy.