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Sadia Dada

Sadia brings with her a diverse and exciting wealth of experience in PR, Advocacy, Strategic Communications and Crisis and Reputation Management as well as Building Brand love. She has been associated with some of the finest and most iconic brands across the Energy, FMCG, F&B, Financial Services and Telecommunications sectors.

Sadia is an alumnus of the Lahore University of Management Sciences and joins KE from Phillip Morris Pakistan where she last served as Director Communications. Prior to Phillip Morris Pakistan, Sadia has served as Director Communications and Chief of Staff at KE. In these roles she developed the Communications function at KE, strengthened KE’s digital footprint and spearheaded key initiatives at the company.

A true social citizen, Sadia is the Founder of Women in Numbers, an exclusive online networking community for working women and a neighbourhood support initiative (Maid to Shop) that supports domestic maids in sending their daughters to school.

Naz Khan

Ms Khan is a seasoned professional with over 25 years of experience across both financial services and industry. Prior to joining KE, she was the Managing Director of X-Petroleum and has also served as Chief Financial Officer of Engro Corporation at a time when the company saw a series of restructurings, divestitures and IPOs of subsidiaries as well as growth through two landmark projects of LNG Terminal and Thar Coal and Power. Prior to Engro, Ms Khan was the Chief Executive Officer of KASB Funds Limited. Her association with Pakistan’s capital markets spans over 20 years where she was actively involved in the primary and secondary markets for debt and equity. She has also served on the Boards of several organisations such as Shell Pakistan, Pakistan Stock Exchange, Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim and UBL Fund Managers amongst others.

Rizwan Dalia

Mr. Muhammad Rizwan Dalia was appointed as Chief People Officer in March 2018. In addition, he serves as the Company Secretary reporting to the Board of Directors. He joined K-Electric in 2008 and before moving to HR he had served in senior roles in the Finance and Corporate Affairs functions, playing a key role in driving K-Electric’s turnaround over the past decade.

Mr. Dalia did his Articleship from A. F. Ferguson & Co. (a member firm of PricewaterhouseCoopers), and served at Pakistan State Oil from 2001 to 2007 in diverse roles in the Finance function.

Mr. Dalia is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan and a Certified Director from the Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance. He is also a member Board of Governors for Pakistan Society for Training & Development (PSTD) and a member of Executive Committee for Pakistan Society for Human Resource Management (PSHRM).

Muhammad Aamir Ghaziani

Mr. Aamir Ghaziani has more than 20 years of experience in areas of accounting, financial management, risk management, policy reforms, regulatory compliance and business turnarounds. He joined K-Electric in 2008 and has played a key role in driving K-Electric’s turnaround over this decade. Prior to becoming KE’s Chief Financial Officer, he has also led KE’s Corporate planning and Regulatory compliance function.

Mr. Ghaziani started his career in 1999 at A. F. Ferguson & Co. which is a member firm of PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC) and has also served at CTTL, a leading LDI Telecom operator in various roles including as Financial Controller and Chief Commercial Officer.

He is a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) and has also attended executive management programmes at INSEAD and other prestigious institutions.

Amer Zia

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.

Dale Sinkler

Mr. Dale Sinkler brings over 25 years of experience in the power sector ranging from energy sector reforms to development, execution, operations and management across multiple power plants. He has worked with some of the world’s largest power companies, and has served as the Co-founder of O&M Solutions. He has previously served as Senior Vice President of Southeast Asia for Globeleq, and has spent 15 years with the AES Corporation as Chief Executive Office for multiple AES businesses including AES Lalpir, AES Pakgen, AES Haripur, and AES Meghnaghat. Prior to that, he also served as a consultant in the Generation and Transmission portfolio for K-Electric.

Mr. Sinkler envisions an energy infrastructure which links power generation to consumption in real time. He is a frequent contributor on power sector reforms in emerging markets. His presence of fifteen years in this part of the world is a testament to his dedication to Asia’s emerging markets and particularly Pakistan.

Syed Moonis Abdullah Alvi

Mr. Moonis Alvi was appointed CEO of K-Electric in June 2018. Mr. Alvi has more than 28 years of diversified experience in the finance industry, with a focus towards driving operational efficiencies, financial planning and capital restructuring.

Mr. Alvi joined K-Electric in 2008 and has served as K-Electric’s Chief Financial Officer. He has also served as KE’s Company Secretary and Head of Treasury and has played an integral role in the transformation of K-Electric. He is a Fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan.