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Chairman Message

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Chairman'S Message

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Shahzad Zaheer


Our Group is the realization of one man’s dream, to create a company dedicated to the development of an indigenous energy company that could compete on the world stage. Late Mr. Zaheer Uddin believed in people. His belief was that if you train your people to work hard, to always hold the ethical and moral high ground, then you cannot but succeed.

Today we strive to adhere to the same basic principles that he enunciated. We have become a recognized name in the oil and gas industry and we will continue to grow through development and diversification.

Our diversification strategy has been both geographic and structural. Geographically, we have expanded our operations to include the Kingdom of Morocco, the first Pakistani E&P Company to do so. Our structural diversification strategy has included branching out into the media industry where we now hold the only license for satellite based DTH distribution in Pakistan.

Mr. Zaheeruddin’s eldest son, Mr. Shahzad Zaheer is the current Chairman and Chief Executive of Shahzad International Group of Companies.

Earlier, as a Director he was heading the Finance, JV, Legal & Commercial departments of PEL and its affiliates for 15 years in which capacity he was integral to the expansion and diversification of the Group’s business operations.

The Chairman and CEO, Mr. Shahzad Zaheer is following the legacy of his father and remains committed to further growth and development of the Group’s business ventures.

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Our business is global and our people are as diverse as the world in which we work

About Us

Meet our team

Our business is global and our people are as diverse as the world in which we work.

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