PDL Management

Brigadier Syed Zulfiqar Ali (R)

Chief Executive Officer

Brigadier Syed Zulfiqar Ali is currently serving as Chief Executive Officer of Pak Datacom since 5 Aug 2020. Has an apt experience of IT and Telecommunications, Management and Business Development, both in Government and Corporate Sector. He has been decorated with President’s Pride of Performance on account of great contribution of National Significance.

Mr. Ahmad Rafiq

Chief Financial Officer

Mr. Ahmad Rafiq has undertaken various posts during 18 plus years of work experience, which require high level professional expertise, communication, interpersonal and interpretive skills. His competencies include Accounting (In Public and Private Sector), Auditing (Internal & External), Financial Management & Data Analysis, Monitoring and Evaluation, Reporting, Internal Controls & Risk Management, and Senior Business Analysis. This is best demonstrated by his experience with Ernst & Young-Global Chartered accountants (Pakistan Office) ,as well as his subsequent experience with Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan as Assistant Director Internal Audit. Mr. Ahmad Rafiq has also worked in World Bank funded & Administered project as Senior Business Analyst /Audit Expert for the Project to Improve Financial Reporting, Budgeting & Auditing in Pakistan. Mr. AHmad Rafiq has also served as Manager Finance & Accounts in a US-based Multinational 'INNEXIV Inc.' He is currently serving as Chief Financial Officer in Pak Datacom.

Mr. Asifullah Jan

General Manager (A&HR)

Intuitive change catalyst and seasoned professional with over 25 Years of experience in the fields of HR, administration., Project Management, Business development and procurement in various reputable organizations within and outside the country. Master in Business studies followed by Diploma in HR (NUST) and M.Phil. HRD from NUML. As a project manager implemented FTTH and 1fiber laying projects in Kasur and Hyderabad. As a Team-lead North, implemented “Exchange revamping project” in PTCL to reduce the fault rate from three digits to two digits. Mr. Asifullah Jan is a professional who has always strived to add value to existing processes and is currently heading the Admin, HR, Fixed assets & IT departments in PDL.

Mr. Muhammad Masood Ur Rehman

General Manager Internal Audit (HoIA)

Mr. Muhammad Masood ur Rehman joined Pak Datacom Limited on February 26, 2013 as a Head of Internal Audit and Secretary Audit Committee. He is a qualified Chartered Management Accountant and member of ICMAP-Pak, PIPFA-Pak, AIA-UK, Member IIA Global. He has a vast experience on of Finance & Accounting, Pre-Auditing, and Internal Auditing both in private and public sector. He has served in textile sector (spinning, weaving, and trading) and also worked in a consulting role for a reputable business concern. He has an overall experience of more than 20 years including PQE of 15 years.

Mr. Junaid Alam

General Manager (South)

Mr. Junaid Alam has been associated with Pak Datacom since Sep 2002. He has brought immense experience from USA after working for Global Telcos like MCI Worldcom in Dallas Texas. Based on his exposure to Data Network Business, he started off with PDL in Business Development Department and was instrumental in Sales and Provisioning of major Networks. Besides various Technical Certifications and Trainings, he has done MBA in Business Management. He is also associated with prestigious Project Management Institute (PMI USA) through which he is Certified as Project Management Professional (PMP # 1628183). Currently he is deputed as General Manager (South) and is responsible for handling all functions related to Business, Operations, Admin / HR as well as Legal Affairs in PDL South - Karachi, Hyderabad, Sukkur & Quetta.

Mr. Saeed Arain

General Manager Technical (North)

Mr. Saeed Arain is a professional engineer having the following qualifications: M.S Electronics Engineering, MSC in Telecom, BS Electrical & Electronics Engineering, BSC Computer System and MBA. He has been the project manager of many high-performing technical operations. He has management expertise of more than 26 years with PDL in multi- disciplined exposure in field of IT , Telecom, Data Communications, Wire line Access Networking , Radio Access Networks, Optical Fiber , Satellite Communications, VSAT, Network Operations & Maintenance, Technical Procurement.

Mr. Ali Saleem Rana

Company Secretary

Mr. Ali Saleem Rana is serving as Company Secretary of Pak Datacom Limited (PDL) since December 22, 2021. Earlier, he has held the same position from December 2015 to December 2016. He is also the Secretary of Procurement Committee and Nomination Committee of PDL.
He has a colossal association with PDL which dates back to Sep 2002, when joined the Company as Manager (Internal Audit) after relinquishing his job at Telecom Foundation as Assistant Manager Finance. Prior to this he has worked as Assistant Manager Credit at FedEx Pakistan in their Karachi Head Office. Overall he has rich integrated working experience of 25 years. He has extensive hands on experience in the Admin, HR and Store departments of PDL, while he has also been assigned the task to handle legal matters as well.
He did his Master’s in Business Administration with a Finance major as a pioneer of SZABIST in 1997. He has also obtained Certificate of Director Education from Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG) in Nov 2012 successfully fulfilling the requirements of Corporate Governance Leadership Skills (CGLS).

Mr. Waseem Ahmad

Chief Technical Officer

Mr. Waseem Ahmad is performing the duties as Chief Technical Officer (CTO) of the company. He carries vast and rich experience working on various telecommunication, management and instructional appointments. Prior to joining the company, he remained associated with Special Communications Organization (SCO) for more than 12 years serving as Director (Operations & Development) and Director Pak-China cross- border CPEC Project. He has been working with global telcos while maintaining intimate liaison with government organizations, international vendors, operators and financial institutions. He has also represented the country in various telecom conferences abroad. He is responsible to steer the technical and commercial drive of the company for provision of state-of the art and reliable telecom connectivity to the customers while ensuring profitability. He holds MS Degree in Electrical Engineering from NUST and Bachelors Degree in Telecommunication from UET, Lahore. Besides, he has done Arabic language course from NUML, Islamabad and a foreign course from Egypt. He has been on the faculty of NUST and APCOMS (Now NUML, Rawalpindi Campus).

Head Office

3rd Floor, Umer Plaza, Jinnah Avenue, Blue Area, Islamabad, Pakistan.

Ph: +92-51-2344123, 2344122 Fax: +92-51-2344111

DISCLAIMER: “In case your complaint has not been properly redressed by us, you may lodge your complaint with Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (the “SECP”). However, please note that SECP will entertain only those complaints which were at first directly requested to be redressed by the Company and the company has failed to redress the same. Further, the complaints that are not relevant to SECP’s regulatory domain/competence shall not be entertained.”

Company Registration # 0027821

Symbol of the Company : PAKD

NTN # 0657139-5

Pak Datacom Limited is also a member of Islamabad Chamber of Commerce.