Mr. Fazal-ur-Rehman

Mr.Rehman is currently working as Executive Director of Pakistan Council on China. He holds a Master’s degree in Defense and Strategic Studies from the Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad (1984), a diploma in “Conflict Resolution” from Department of Peace and Conflict Research, Uppsala University, Sweden (1989), a certificate in “National Security” from Institute of Political Science Christian-Albrechts University, Kiel, Germany (1994) and is a graduate of the ‘Executive Course’ from Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies, Honolulu, USA, (2000). Mr. Rahman has, to his credit, more than 25 research articles and 45 monthly issues of ‘Afghanistan Report’ of the ISS Conflict and Crisis Analysis Team in co-authorship. Also he has co-edited a book entitled, ‘Afghanistan: Looking to the Future’. He hasparticipated in several international conferences/seminars and bilateral dialogues within the country and outside.


Mr. Muhammad Iqbal Durrani

Ex-Vice Chancellor of Abasyn University, Peshawar, Pakistan Mr.Muhammad Iqbal Durrani has also offered his services as Registrar in Sarhad University, Peshawar in 2005-2007 and Voice Chancellor at Qurtuba University in 2001-2005.


Ms. Sarah Mariam Syed

Ms. Sarah Syed is an entrepreneur. With a Masters in English Literature she has the experience of giving tutoring lessons for English Literature as Freelancer. She has taught at and worked with Islamabad College of Arts and Sciences Forest Manor Public school, North York Toronto Canada, Froebel’s International School Islamabad.


Ms. Fehmina Tariq

Ms. Fehmina Tariq is currently employed as a Science Teacher at The City School Capital Campus, Islamabad. Her experience in the field of education/teaching spans to nearly two decades. During her career, she also served at the coveted posts of v ice-principal and principal in an educational institution of Islamabad from 2003 - 2008. She is a graduate in science from the Punjab University, Lahore. She has undergone several educational and training courses during her professional occupation.


Mr.Sadaf Hameed Khawaja

Hameed now a successful entrepreneur graduated from university of Punjab
and worked in the service industry till 1990. He owns a very successful business
with branches all over Pakistan. His experience in management spans over two


Mr. Imtiaz Gul

Imtiaz Gul is the Executive Director of Center for Research and Security Studies that he founded in December 2007, with the support of Germany Heinrich Boell Stiftung. The Center is a research and advocacy outfit, focused primarily on security, radicalization and governance. He has been contributing to international and National print media; Foreign Policy, USA, Wall Street Journal, The Friday Times (weekly), Pulse (weekly), Islamabad, Daily Express Tribune, on issues such as militancy, border regions, Afghanistan, and Indo-Pak relations. Besides offering advice as consultant to foreign diplomatic missions and development sector organizations, Gul regularly appears as an analyst / expert on several Pakistani TV channels as well as the Doha-based Al-Jazeera English/Arabic satellite TV channel for his expertise in areas such as Afghanistan/Tribal Areas/ and the Kashmir militancy, which he has been extensively covering since 1988.