About Us >> Senior Management

Mr. Zahid Mir 
Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer. 
 
Mr. Zahid Mir is a Petroleum Engineer with over 28 years experience in the oil and gas industry with assignments relating to onshore and offshore operations having been involved at a senior level in all stages of upstream operations.  He has strong HSE background, extensive experience as an oil and gas commercial negotiator and business developer, strategy, joint ventures and license management, new ventures, economic evaluations, mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Zahid Mir had significant exposure to field operations including production, project development, development planning, conceptual engineering and operational support.  During the performance of his functions, he worked with different companies both in Pakistan and United Kingdom like Oil & Gas Development Company Limited, Shell Exploration Pakistan B.V., Premier Exploration Pakistan Limited, Premier-Kufpec Pakistan B.V., Premier Oil Pakistan and Premier Oil U.K.
He has done his B.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering in 1986 from University of Engineering and Technology Lahore and Masters in Business Administration (MBA) from Preston University, Islamabad.
 
Mr. Irteza Ali Qureshi
Chief Financial Officer
 
Mr.Irteza Ali Qureshi is a UK qualified Chartered Accountant with over 23 years of proven track record in developing business strategies and delivering results, value creation, turning around loss making operations, organizational alignment & restructuring, developing organizational capability and infrastructure, acquisitions and business development.
Mr. Irteza started his career with PriceWaterhouse Coopers, London in 1991 and has held senior management positions in the fields of General and Financial Management with The Coca-Cola Company, Al Ghurair Group, Tapal Tea and Kansai Paint. Mr. Irteza brings withhim diverse experience in areas of operations, finance, audit, consultancy, treasury and business development and valuable work experience in United Kingdom, UAE, Thailand, Sri Lanka and Iran.
 
 
Mr. Masood Nabi
Executive Director (Joint Venture)
 
Mr. Masood Nabi joined the Company in 2009. He is serving as Executive Director (Joint Ventures and Business Development) since 2013.  From 2012 to 2013, he served as Executive Director (Human Resources) and from 2009 to 2012 served as Executive Director (Joint Ventures). He holds an M.B.A. from the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, U.S.A., and a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and a B.Sc. in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, U.S.A. Before joining the Company, Mr. Nabi was a senior investment banker.
 
Dr. Mohammad Saeed Khan Jadoon
Acting Executive Director (Exploration)
 
Dr. Muhammad Saeed Khan Jadoon joined the Company in 1993 as Senior Reservoir Engineer. Since then, he held various positions in the company as Manager Reservoir Engineering, General Manager and Director Oil and Gas Institute of Science & Technology. Currently he is holding the position of Executive Director (Exploration) since 2013. He has more than 22 year of diversified experience of Exploration, Reservoir Management and Field Development. He holds a Ph.D. and DIC in Petroleum Engineering from Imperial College, University of London, U.K., M.Sc. in Petroleum Geology from the University of Peshawar Pakistan. He is an author of 30 technical papers on Exploration, Production, Reservoir Management & Field Development and participated in number of National and International Conferences. He served as Chairman of the Society of Petroleum Engineers Pakistan from 2010-2012. He also served as member of the peer review committee for the Journal of Reservoir Engineering and Formation Evaluation Published by SPE International, USA in 2008. He is on the editorial Board of Pakistan Journal of Hydrocarbon Research and Journal of Himalayan Earth Sciences, University of Peshawar. He is member Board of Studies of Petroleum Technology, University of Karachi, Earth Sciences COMSAT Abbottabad. He is also member of Corporate Advisory Committee and Curriculum Review Committee for MS Program in Energy Systems Engineering, National University of Science and Technology (NUST), Islamabad.
 
Mr. Muhammad Aslam Khan Niazi
Acting Executive Director (Services) 
Mr. Muhammad Aslam Khan Niazi joined the Company as Senior Engineer (Process) in 1993. He holds a B.Sc. in Engineering (Chemical) from University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore. He has served as Executive Director (Production) since 2013. From 2012 to 2013 he also served as Acting Executive Director (Services) and General Manager (Supply Chain Management).  
 
Mr. Khan Alam
Acting Executive Director (Petroserv)
Mr. Khan Alam joined the Company as Assistant Geologist in May 1985. He is currently serving as GM I/C (Petroserv) since 28/12/2015. He has also served as General Manager (Edu & Research) and as General Manager (HR-Operations) since 2012. He holds an M.Sc. in Structural and Petroleum Geology from the University of the Punjab, Lahore. 
 
Mr. Arshad Malik
Acting Executive Director (HR/Admin)
Mr. Arshad Malik joined the Company as Assistant Engineer in June 1985. He holds a Bachelor degree in Petroleum and Gas Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore. He served as General Manager (Human Resource) since 2013. After serving as GM I/C (HR/Admin) from 18/12/2015, he has been assigned the charge of Acting Executive Director (HR/Admin) w.e.f. July 01st 2016. 
 
Dr. Naseem Ahmad Chaudhry
Acting Executive Director (Production) 
Dr. Naseem Ahmad joined the Company in 1984. He is serving as Executive Director (Production) since June 2016. He holds a Ph.D. in Petroleum Engineering from Imperial College, London, U.K., M.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Texas at Austin, U.S.A. and a B.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering from University of Engineering & Technology Lahore, Pakistan. A veteran Petroleum Engineer who has a rich experience in domestic oil/gas exploration and production operations, management, well testing, well completions and surface facilities. He is also an author/co-author of four journal publications. He has attended extensive courses on Management, Production and Project Development. Dr. Naseem won Pakistan Petroleum Limited competitive scholarship (1983) and also held office of Councilor Petroleum Engineering Student Association (1982-83). He is also a member of PEC and SPE.
 
Mr. Ahmed Hayat Lak
Company Secretary / General Manager (Legal Services)
 
Mr. Ahmed Hayat Lak joined the Company in 2011. He holds an LL.M. from the University of Wolverhampton and a Bachelor of Law (Hons.) degree from the University of London, U.K. Since 2011, he is serving as Company Secretary and General Manager (Legal Services). He previously served in Pakistan Oilfields Limited as head of their Corporate and Legal Services Department. He also worked in the National Accountability Bureau as Advisor to the Chairman and as Consultant in the Office of the Prosecutor General.
 
Ms. Shabina Anjum
General Manager (Corporate Affairs/External Communication)
 
Ms. Shabina Anjum joined the Company in 1983. She is currently serving as General Manager (Corporate Affairs/ External Communication).She has also served as General Manager (Supply Chain Management), General Manager (OGTI) and General Manager (Industrial Relations). She holds an M.B.A. in Marketing from Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad and a Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Joseph’s College, Karachi. She is the focal point for CEDAW (Convention on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women) and the officially designated focal person for women, minorities and special people in the Company.  She is also Editor in-Chief of the Company’s quarterly newsletter “Talaash”.
  
 
Mr. Rashid Mahmud 
General Manager (PE & FD) 
 
Mr. Rashid Mahmud joined the Company in 1982. He is serving as General Manager (PE and FD) since 2012. He holds a B.Sc. in Petroleum and Gas Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology Lahore.  
  
Mr. Amjad Saeed Yazdanie
General Manager (Joint Venture and Business Development) 
 
Mr. Amjad Saeed Yazdanie joined the Company as an Assistant Engineer in 1982. He is serving as General Manager (Joint Ventures) since 2012. He holds an M.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Southern California, U.S.A. and a B.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore.  
   
 
Mr. Bashir Ahmed
General Manager (Geological Services) 
Mr. Bashir Ahmed joined the Company in 1982. He is serving as General Manager (Geological Services) since 2012. He holds an M.Sc. in Physics from the University of Punjab and a B.Sc. in Physics and Maths from the University of Punjab.  
   
Mr. Muhammad Ayaz
General Manager (Internal Audit /Chief Internal Auditor) 
 
Mr. Muhammad Ayaz joined the Company in 1982. He is serving as General Manager (Internal Audit) since 2012. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Punjab, Lahore. He is a qualified Management Accountant and is a Fellow of the Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan.  
     
  
Mr.Imran Shaukat Ali Khan 
General Manager (Process & Plants) 
 
Mr. Imran Shaukat Ali Khan joined the Company in 1987. He is serving as General Manager (Process and Plants) since 2012. He holds a M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering (Thermal System) from the University of Engineering and Technology, Taxila and a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore.    
 
Syed Ahmad Naeem
General Manager (Geophysical Services) 
Mr. Ahmad Naeem joined the Company in 1982. He is serving as General Manager (Geophysical Services) since August 2014. He holds an M.Sc. in Geophysics and a B.Sc in Geology from the University of the Punjab., Lahore.  
        
    
Mr. Tahir Mahmood Qureshi 
General Manager (Training & Development)
Mr. Tahir Mahmood Qureshi joined the Company in 1982. He also serving as General Manager (Training and Development) since 2013. Within this role, he also has responsibility for the Oil & Gas Institute of Science & Technology. He holds a B.Sc. in Petroleum Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore. He has completed advanced certificate courses in Petroleum Engineering at the University of Tulsa, Oklahoma U.S.A. and the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology, Canada. 
 
Mr.Ashraf Anis 
General Manager (Projects) 
Mr. Ashraf Anis joined OGDCL in 1985 as a Process Engineer. He is serving as General Manager (Projects) since 1 July 2014. From 2013 to 2014, Mr. Anis also served as Acting General Manager (E&R). He holds an M.Sc. in Petroleum Refining and Petro Chemical Engineering from the Institute of Petroleum and Gas, Ploiesti, Romania.  
 
Dr. Syed Ahmad Nadeem
General Manager (Commercial) 
Dr. Syed Ahmad Nadeem joined the Company in 1991. He holds a PhD in Fuel Technology from the University of Leeds, U.K. and a Bachelors’ Degree in Chemical Engineering with specialization from the University of Punjab Lahore. He is currently serving as General Manager (Commercial). He has also served as General Manager (Process and Plants). 
 
   
Abdul Rauf Khajjak 
General Manager (Corporate Social Responsibility) 
Mr. Abdul Rauf Khajjak joined the Company in 1985. He holds a B.Sc. in Petroleum and Gas Engineering from the University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore. He is also serving as General Manager (Corporate Social Responsibility).
   
Mr. Irfan Babar Khan 
General Manager (Materials) 
Mr. Irfan Babar Khan joined OGDCL in 1985. He is currently serving as General Manager (Material Management). He holds a Masters degree in Political Science, L.L.B (Law) from University of the Punjab, Lahore and diploma in International Public Relation (IPR) from London School of Management.
 
Mr. Rafiq Ahmed Mughal
General Manager (Drilling Services)
Mr. Rafiq Ahmed Mughal joined OGDCL in 1985. He is serving as General Manager (Drilling Services) w.e.f July 2016. He holds a Mechanical Engineering degree from Mehran University of Engineering & Technology Hyderabad. 
 
Lt. Col. (R) Tariq Hanif
General Manager (Security)
Lt. Col. (R) Tariq Hanif joined the Company on 6th April 2015. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from University of Peshawar. Besides other military courses, he has done intelligence staff course from school of Military Intelligence and Information Operations course from British High Commission. He has served on many intelligence appointments in various intelligence agencies and has actively participated in counter terrorism operations. He has also been decorated with Tamgha-e-Imtiaz.
 
Mr. Salim Baz Khan
General Manager (C&ESS)
Mr. Salim Baz Khan joined the Company on 29th August, 2016 as General Manager (C&ESS). He holds a “Masters degree in Construction Engineering & Management” from University of Maryland-USA and a BS.c in Civil Engineering from the District of Colombia University-USA. 
 
Mr. Farrukh Aftab
General Manager (Reservoir Management)
Mr. Farrukh Aftab joined OGDCL in 1984 as Assistant Production Engineer and then later joined Reservoir Management Department in 1987 as Assistant Reservoir Engineer. He has a Bachelors degree in Petroleum Engineering from UET Lahore.