I hold an MBA Finance from the Institute of Business Administration, Pakistan and also possess a B.Sc. Finance degree from the George Mason University, USA. As a student, I have been the recipient of several awards, including the President of USA Education Award.
As an International Business and Finance Consultant, I have worked with various organizations worldwide. As a Financial Manager, I managed a home construction project for Signifier Consultants. I have worked with Riskwizards.com as a Financial Writer & Editor for the globally recognized PRM (Professional Risk Manager) Exam. I collaborated with Assignment Studio as Management Sciences Research Writer. I contributed to research papers in Human Resources, Management, Marketing, and Finance. Finally, I have worked with Native Writers as a Stock Analyst for major US stocks listed on NYSE.
I have enjoyed broad exposure in the private sector. This includes working as Management Trainee – Finance & Human Resources Program at the Pakistan Tobacco Company (PTC), as Research Associate at Cynosure Consultants, and as Financial Assistant at Moving Boxes Depot (USA).
As Management Trainee – Finance & HR at PTC, I gained extensive knowledge of Finance, Accounting, and HR recruiting practices used throughout the multinational company. I worked in seven subsections of Finance (Financial Accounting, Supply Chain Finance, Marketing Finance, Treasury, Company Planning, Akora Khattak Factory Finance, and Jehlum Factory Finance). Along with financial analysis and reporting, I developed several process manuals for the Treasury, Financial Accounting, and Supply Chain Finance Departments. Working as a cross-functional assignment, I played a significant role as Team Event Manager for Battle of Minds Recruitment Project. I was solely responsible for creating, advertising (flyers, posters, promotion correspondence), and implementing the first time ever project throughout Pakistan’s top universities. I hosted the event for hundreds of students in five star hotels across Pakistan.
During my professional career, I have had diverse experiences as an academician. In Pakistan, I have served as Consultant/Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Management Sciences (Management and Marketing) at the International Islamic University Islamabad. Also, I have worked as a Lecturer - Management Sciences Department (Finance, Management, and Economics) at Comsats Institute of Information Technology. I have written several research papers focusing on telecom, Swiss gold market, international financial and accounting standards, multinational corporation’s financial practices, marketing of private sector products, and more.