Past PIAF Chairmen



Mian Shafqat Ali
Chairman PIAF (1997-2000)
Ramna pipe & General Mills(Pvt) Ltd.
130/4 , Kot Lakhpat Industrial Area, Lahore
Ph:5383547 Fax:5383770

Mian Shafqat Ali graduated in 1980. He did LLB 1983. He also holds Master Degrees in Philosophy (1985) and Political Science(1987). Attended executive courses of AOTS in Japan (1993). Mian Shafqat Ali is Director of Ramna Pipe & General Mills (Pvt) Ltd, Ramna Fitting and Pipe Industries (Pvt) Ltd.


Mian Anjum Nisar
Chairman PIAF (2000-02)
A.T.S Synthetics (Pvt) Ltd.
Kahna Kachha Road Lahore
H/O: 37657477-37358905 Fax:37322495

Mian Anjum Nisar did his B.Sc in 1974 from University of the Punjab. He belongs to a reputed family of businessmen engaged in the manufacturing of Artificial Leather, PVC. He has been elected twice as member Executive Committee of the LCCI. Convener of various Standing Committees like Leather & Hide Skin (1997-99). Convener Standing Committee on Rebate (1996-97). He remained Chairman PIAF for 3 years. He had honour to serve business community as Present of LCCI in 2004.


Sh.Mohammad Arshad 
Chairman PIAF (2002-04)
New Age Tenneries .
Hide Market 18 Sultan Pura Road, Lahore
Ph:36840004 Fax:37288323 Res:35720789

Sheikh Mohammad Arshad is the Cheif Executive of M/s Newage Tanneries. He has been over 30 year experience of Hide & Skins Merchants & Tannery Business. His firm deals in manufacturing and export of finished leather and leather products. The firm also imports raw hides and skins. He remained Chairman PIAF in 2002 and 2003. Sheikh Mohammad Arshad had the honour to serve the business community as vice president LCCI in 2005. He is Chairman of All Pakistan Hide & skins Importers Association and also Chairman of Darul Shafa Hospital in Hide Market, Lahore.

Muhammad Ali Mian
Chairman PIAF (2004-06)
Plasticon Industries International
14-K.M Multan Road, Lahore
Ph:37512142-37513198 Fax:37512140

Mr. Mohammad Ali Mian is the Chief Executive of M/s. Plasticon Industries (Pvt) Ltd. He completed his studies at the Government College Lahore and entered plastic processing business in 1983. He visited U.S.A., UK, Italy, Germany, France, Spain Far East and China etc. to update and acquire the latest Technology of plastic industry. He was the President of Pakistan Plastic Manufacturers Association (Pb. Zone) and former Chairman of PIAF (Pakistan industrial and Traders Association Front). He was elected President of Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry for 2008.

Mian Abuzar Shad
Chairman PIAF (2006-08)
Abuzar Grinding Mills
124/3 Industrial Area Kot Lakhpat, Lahore
PH:35169844-35168521 Fax:35117986

Mian Abuzar Shad Joined family business in 1977. Started food grain import, export and local marketing in 1979. Founded Abuzar Grinding Mills in 1985. Started a venture with the name of Meshpak (Pvt) Ltd in 1989. in1992 he launching of Abuzar Developers, a sister concern of Abuzar Group of Cmpanies. In 1989 and 2001, Main Abuzar Shad started two new Grinding Units in Nowshera and Lahore. He was chairman of PIAF from 2006 to 2008. He is executive member of Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry and also Convener of different standing committees.


Irfan Qaiser Sheikh
Chairman PIAF (2008-10)
Qaiser L.G
61-C Syed Maratab Ali Road Gulberg IV, Lahore
Ph:35758425,35764782 Fax:35764091

Mr. Irfan Qaiser Sheikh is a Director of Qaiser LG Petrochemical (Pvt) Ltd, Qaiser Brothers (Pvt) Ltd, Qaiser Marketing (Pvt) Ltd. He has been serving the business community as Chairman LCCI Standing Committee on Customs, Tariff, Imports and Valuation since 2003.


Engr. Sohail Lashari
Chairman PIAF (2010-12)
Sozo Water Park

Engr. Sohail Lashari did his F.Sc. from Government College Lahore and his B.Sc. Engineering from University of Engineering & Technology Lahore. His work experience is spread over 15 years (1973-88). He started his career by working on International project of Khalis K-2 Iraq which included precise land leveling with laser, concrete lining of canal embankments. He also worked as Project Manager for Duko irrigation Project which involved laying of pressure pipelines for irrigation with sprinkler system and drip irrigation. Finally he also rendered his services as Project manager to Muscat Oman Al-Jizai company and the job included design estimation and tender documents of irrigation project. Locally he has a stay of one year each with NEPAK and DESCON (Pvt) Ltd.


Malik Tahir Javaid
Chairman PIAF (2013-2014)
MGA Industries (Pvt) Ltd.
162-s Kot Lakhpat Industrial Area Lahore