Dr. Arshad MahmoodNon–Executive Director

Qualification MBBS King Edward Medical College, Lahore & MSc. in Finance & Management from Cranfield University, School of Management, England.
Designation Secretary for Petroleum Division, Ministry of Energy, Govt. of Pakistan.
Date of Joining 01/06/2021
Address 3rd Floor, A block, Pak Secretariat, Islamabad.

Dr. Arshad Mahmood joined MPCL Board on June 01, 2021, as a non-executive Director.

He is currently serving as Secretary, Petroleum Division in Ministry of Energy, Government of Pakistan.

Dr. Arshad Mahmood belongs to Pakistan Administrative Service group and possesses 28 years of high profile experience in public, corporate and multi-lateral sectors. Previously, he has served as Secretary (Science & Technology), Additional Secretary (Finance), DG (CDNS), and Secretary to the Government of Punjab (for Finance, Mines & Minerals, Public Health Engineering, Housing and Urban Planning) apart from serving at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat.

His corporate experience includes serving as Head of Investment Banking in the Bank of Punjab, Chairman, Punjab Provincial Cooperative Bank, and National Security Printing Company. He was also member on the Boards of PNSC, LESCO, CPGCL, CAA, NTC & others. He was the first Official appointed as External Auditor to audit ‘Auditor General of Pakistan’.

He has proven track record of designing and structuring internationally benchmarked metallic mineral exploration programs and mega investment propositions, shaping public private partnerships, organisational alignment and restructuring, complicated procurements, financial syndications and brings diverse experience in capital market interactions. He was Secretary to the ‘Think-Tank’ which operated under Federal Finance Minister apart from representing the Ministry of Finance on SECP Policy Board.

He has also served with UNDP, National Audit Office, London and State Street Global Advisors, USA.

He is a British Chevening Scholar and got his MSc. in Finance & Management from Cranfield University, England. He is also a Hubert Humphrey Fellow (Fulbright) in ‘Finance & Banking’ from Boston University, USA from where he also did PGD in Entrepreneurial Management. He received his trainings in financial management at World Bank and IMF. He is also a graduate of King Edward Medical College, Lahore.

He takes interest in cosmology, classical music and golf. He has travelled to multiple countries for professional engagements.

Apart from MPCL, Dr. Arshad Mahmood is currently on the boards of PPL, and OGDCL and is Chairman of the BOD of PARCO.


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