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Management Team

Kaleem Ullah
Manager Community

Kaleem Ullah
Manager Community

 

Kaleem Ullah has been a serial entrepreneur for more than 10 years. He has ventured in Technology, HR and FMCG sectors. Kaleem advises startups at National Incubation center Lahore at LUMS alongside a platitude of other responsibilities that expose entrepreneurs to the industry and prepare them for the challenges that lay ahead. He advises startups about Business Strategy, Customer acquisition and Investment readiness to ensure their preparation to scale up and meet established goals.

Mirza Haider Ali Baig
Manager Administration

Mirza Haider Ali Baig
Manager Administration

 

Mirza Haider Ali Baig holds a Master’s Degree in Finance from the Institute of Management Sciences. As the Manager Administration he brings with him extensive experience of working in the Telecom industry where he was responsible for managing communications and customer care – a job that is both extremely demanding and high pressure. Staying true to the field of entrepreneurship, he has invested a lot of time on his own business idea and brings to NIC both his experience in dealing with start-up challenges and in-depth understanding of running a start-up.

Syed Mesum Ali
Finance Manager

Syed Mesum Ali
Finance Manager

Syed Mesum Ali Zaidi is a Member of Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (U.K), Pakistan Institute of Public Finance accountants (PIPFA) and The Chartered institute of Public Finance accountancy (U.K) He is also graduated from Oxford Brookes University in Applied Accounting. He has worked as Senior Officer Finance and Accounts at LUMS, where he was responsible for forecasting, Planning, Preparation and monitoring of annual Budget along with Financial reporting of LUMS employees contributory Provident Fund. He completed his articles from Mirza and Co. Chartered Certified accountants as Senior Audit Associate where he was engaged in internal Audit and assurance assignments.

Umer Bashir
Visual Designer

Umer Bashir
Visual Designer

 

Umer Bashir graduated from University of Management & Technology in Computer Science. He has several years of experience working as a Visual & UI/UX designer. It was his creativity and skill that also won him the Startup Weekend in 2015. He is also an entrepreneur by heart having co-founded BeautyHooked, Technician.pk and ShadiBox. Through his familiarity of User Experience Design from Georgia Tech & User Interface design from University of Minnesota he teaches the entrepreneurs the tricks and hacks of illustration, design, creativity and innovation.

Kamran Khan
Assistant Manager Finance

Kamran Khan
Assistant Manager Finance

 

Kamran Khan is the Financial Accountant at National Incubation Center Lahore. He has an MBA Finance from Superior University. Kamran worked as an Accounts Executive in Finance and Accounts department of LUMS prior joining NIC Lahore. He was responsible for the preparation and finalization of annual Budget and helped concerned departments regarding budgetary matters. Khan brings this expertise, knowledge and sharp mind set to NIC to facilitate financial tasks with utmost responsibility.

Aqsa Munir
UI/UX Designer

Aqsa Munir
UI/UX Designer

 

Aqsa Munir is a BFA graduate from PUCAD. With a degree in Advertising she has 5 years of experience working as a UI/UX Designer. She has worked on different entertainment media projects like Geo Group Mobile Applications and Tensoprts et cetera. She works at gathering and evaluating user requirements, in collaboration with product managers and engineers to help startups illustrate design ideas and user interface. Munir is a believer that design should be done to simplify ideas enough for people to understand and delightful enough for people to want to use.

Ittqa Gul
Funded Projects’ Coordinator

Ittqa Gul
Funded Projects’ Coordinator

 

Ittqa Gul has a Bachelor’s degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetics from University of Agriculture Faisalabad. Gul has 2 years of experience working in the dietetic field and she has also shaped her expertise as a nutrition consultant at Shaukat Khanam Memorial Hospital and Sheikh Zayed Hospital Lahore. As the Program Coordinator in various high impact challenges she is the research associate in Urban Youth Project and Ilm ideas 2 Program. Gul is dedicated to ensure her role is played well in the greater good of the entrepreneurial world and uses her exceptional interpersonal skills to undertake tasks with full enthusiasm and responsibility.

Sahibzadi Mahnoor Anwar
Legal

Sahibzadi Mahnoor Anwar
Legal

 

Sahibzadi Mahnoor Anwar holds an LLB degree from the University of London and has been practicing corporate law since graduation. She has worked in top law firms of Lahore and has solid experience in handling legal matters of large corporate organizations. Her expertise, however, is working with startups, national and international to help them establish a strong legal foundation and to ensure their compliance with applicable law. Mahnoor is extremely passionate about helping young entrepreneurs establish a strong legal standing.

Minahil Zia
Funded Projects Coordinator

Minahil Zia
Funded Projects Coordinator

 

Minahil Zia has a MPhil degree in Economics from University of Punjab, Lahore. A highly dedicated individual having prior experience in various research related projects. Her key skill sets include Communication, Organization, interpersonal and analytical skills. Working as a Research Assistant for various micro entrepreneurial ventures such as Urban Youth Project, she brings her expertise to valuable use for the development of this sector at NIC Lahore.