The All Pakistan Business Forum (APBF) is organizing a conference on “Ease of Doing Business in Pakistan”. The forum will be held on the 5th of April, 2017 at the Pearl Continental Hotel in Lahore. More than 250 distinguished entrepreneurs, along with regulators, industrial experts and diplomats will share their knowledge. High level representation of the academia and Media is also expected, to portray a positive image of Pakistan as a destination of choice for global investors.
The Chief Guests during the two insightful sessions will be the Governor Punjab Rafique Rajwana and the Federal Minister of Industries Khurram Dastgir Khan. Several Ambassadors and senior Diplomats are also expected to attend the forum as Guests of Honor. The speakers will discuss critical topics, with the aim to devise an effective roadmap for a brighter future.
The most prominent speakers at the forum will be: The US Consul General in Lahore – His Excellency Yuriy R. Fedkiw and Ambassador of the European Union to Pakitan – H.E. Mr. Jean-Francois Cautain as the ‘Guests of Honor’. Other distinguished speakers will include: Telenor’s Chief of Corporate Affairs and Strategy – Muhammad Aslam Hayat, to discuss the Telecom Sector in Pakistan. The President of APBF – Mr. Ibrahim Qureshi will present the Concept and objectives of this Conference.
The Team Leader of “TVET Reform Support Programme” – Muhammed Ali Khan will discuss Human Resource Development. The Rector of the University of Management & Technology (UMT) – Hassan Shoaib Murad will highlight the development of Academic Education. The Manufacturing sector will be discussed by the CEO of Kansai Paints – Agha zafar Abbas and the Chairman of Ruba SEZ & Haier Group – Faisal Afridi.
The Textile Chemicals Industry will be discussed by the Managing Director of BEZEMA- CHT Pakistan (Pvt) Ltd. – Haroon Ali Khan. The Grievance Commissioner for businesses at the Federal Ombudsman for Overseas Pakistanis – Hafiz Ahsan Ahmad Khokhar will also address the forum. The Supply Chain Management sector will be discussed by Amir Munir – the Chief Operating Officer of ‘CEI Supply Chain Pvt Ltd/ DB Schenker. The Retail Sector will be covered by Anis Iqbal Sheikh – Chief Executive Officer of Al Fateh Shopping Mall.