Mian Kamran Afzal currently serves as the Chairman of the Board of the Aziz Jehan Begum Trust for the Blind (AJBT). He is a founding member of AJBT and the Board of Trustees.
Mr. Taha Mahmood
1st Vice Chairman
Mr. Taha Mahmood is a consultant. He has extensive financial experience and has worked at the ANZ Grindlays Bank, the Credit Agricole (French bank) and Habib Bank Limited.
Dr. Mahrukh Asif Bashir
2nd Vice Chairperson
Dr. Mahrukh Asif Bashir is a consultant neurologist at the Bashir NeuroSpine Institute (BNI) and at the Shalimar Institute of Health Sciences.
Mr. Rizwan A. Sheikh
Mr. Rizwan A. Sheikh is the owner and CEO of Banzai Pvt. Ltd. He is a highly reputable businessman with extensive experience in the textile industry.
Ms. Amna Shahab
Honorary Joint Secretary
Ms. Shahab is a partner in the environmental consultancy firm ECOlogical. She has been working in the development sector for almost 20 years.
Mr. Ali Hassan Habib
Ex-Director General / CEO of WWF Pakistan. Holds a degree in Engineering and Environmental Science and has a long association with the Trust.
Mr. Anwar Kamal
Honorary Legal Advisor
Practicing Advocate of Supreme Court of Pakistan and visiting Asst. Professor in Punjab University Law College.
Mrs. Rubina Shakeel
Masters in Child Development and a founding member of Aziz Jehan Begum Trust
Brig. (R) Mujahid Alam
He is the Principal of Lawrence College, Ghora Gali Murree. He has been a member of many United Nations missions and is associated with Amnesty International.
Mr. Aly Sheezar Jeddy
Aly is a Senior Partner based in McKinsey’s New York office, serving financial institutions globally. He has led the firm’s Private Equity & Principal Investors Practice for the Americas as well as the Strategy & Corporate Finance Practice.
Dr. Mrs. Sophia Siddiqui
Dr. Sophia Siddiqui serves as the Health Attaché and Regional Representative South Africa and the Southern African region, for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) of the United States.
Mr. Saeed Akhter
Retired Civil Servant. Additional Secretary to the Government of Pakistan. Chairman SAL Securities Limited
Mrs. Humaira Alam
Social Worker, Beauty Therapist Founding member of the Trust.
Mr. Nayyar Ali Dada
Mr. Nayyar Ali Dada is one of the most reputable architects in Pakistan and has numerous qualifications and awards to his credit.
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AJBT was founded to honor a wish of the late Aziz Jehan Begum, who began losing her sight to retinitis pigmentosa in her youth. Her blindness created the vision for Aziz Jehan Begum Trust and Institute.