Chairman BoD

Mr. Mohammad Ajmal Malik

Mr. Malik is a qualified Photogrammetric Engineer from Delft University, Netherlands and is also a Member of American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing. He has an extensive development experience in Pakistan and abroad. He specialised in analysing and evaluating the development policies.
Member BoD

Ms. Shehnaz Farooq

Shahnaz Farooq has an extensive experience of working with international organizations on health and education for more than two decades. She has been associated with almost all private sector schools for the promotion of quality education in Islamabad/KPK region and is presently working with the Aga Khan University Examination Board. She works extensively for improving the quality of education in Pakistan.
Member BoD

Mr. Mian Mohammad Naeem Bashir

Mian Mohammad Naeem Bashir specializes in establishing and managing wood and chemical industries. He has an experience of working in Africa on a wide range of industries. Presently he manages a ply wood factory in Jhelum. He has been supporting a wide range of welfare and charity related initiatives throughout Pakistan. Mr. Bashir is especially interested in the promotion of technical skills among the youth.
Member BoD

Mr. Iftikhar Javed

Mr Iftikhar Javed, a qualified finance professional and is a fellow of the ICMAP since 1985. He has held several senior managerial positions in multinational organizations in Pakistan and abroad for over three decades. CHIP benefits tremendously from his financial skills. He has a specialised experience of working in pharmaceutical and hospitality sectors.
Member BoD

Ms. Kaisra Jabeen Butt

An experienced and dedicated academician, Ms. Butt holds an honours degree in English and Geography from Nairobi University and over four decades of educational/ administration experience in East Africa and Pakistan. She serves on the executive committees of a number of social welfare organizations in Islamabad. Her prime interest lies in quality of education.
Member BoD

Ms. Kulsum Abbasi

Kulsum Abbasi has graduated in Economics from Lahore University of Management Sciences.  Her interests lie in social entrepreneurship and community development with a focus on adaptive leadership and iterative approaches.  She has experience in translation from Urdu to English, policy analysis and strategic planning, and can lend her expertise towards preparing feasibility policies.
Member BoD

Mr. Haroon Awan

Mr.  Haroon is a trained clinical ophthalmologist and sub-specialist in pediatric ophthalmology. He has been working on multiple leadership roles in Pakistan and internationally and has been the Country Director of Water Aid.   He has significant expertise in policy and strategy development, programme planning and execution, health systems research, designing trainings, undertaking program reviews and multi-stakeholders’ consultation.
Chief Executive

Ms. Durre Shahwar

Durre Shahwar is a development practitioner with more than 20 years of experience and specialises in integrated community development, economic livelihoods, governance, gender, education, and capacity building programs. She holds Masters degrees in International Development Policy from Duke University, United States and Psychology from Peshawar University, Pakistan.  She is a steadfast believer in the potentials of individuals and grass root institutions and the role they can play in achieving their destiny.