Executive Committee

Under the guidance and steering of NOWPDP’s Executive Committee, our mission for a more inclusive society has solidified from giving an identity to persons with disabilities to making them contributing members of the society.

AMIN HASHWANI

AMIN HASHWANI

PRESIDENT

Amin Hashwani serves as the President of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. He secured his undergraduate degree from Cornell University and is a recipient of several international awards for his work, including an Honorary Doctorate from USA. He founded and continues to support various social initiatives in the fields of education, health, youth development, culture, and peace. Amin Hashwani is undoubtedly one of the biggest supporters of disability inclusion in Pakistan and started NOWPDP in 2008 with passion towards serving one of the most marginalized societies in Pakistan.

AMIN HASHWANI

PRESIDENT

AMIN HASHWANI

Amin Hashwani serves as the President of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. He secured his undergraduate degree from Cornell University and is a recipient of several international awards for his work, including an Honorary Doctorate from USA. He founded and continues to support various social initiatives in the fields of education, health, youth development, culture, and peace. Amin Hashwani is undoubtedly one of the biggest supporters of disability inclusion in Pakistan and started NOWPDP in 2008 with passion towards serving one of the most marginalized societies in Pakistan.

RONAK IQBAL LAKHANI

RONAK IQBAL LAKHANI

VICE-PRESIDENT

Ronak Lakhani currently serves as Vice President of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. Ms. Lakhani is also the Chairperson of Special Olympics Pakistan. In recognition of her selfless services to persons with disabilities, the government honored Ronak Lakhani with Sitara-e-Imtiaz, the fourth-highest decoration given to any civilian in the country based on one’s extraordinary achievement.

RONAK IQBAL LAKHANI

VICE-PRESIDENT

RONAK IQBAL LAKHANI

Ronak Lakhani currently serves as Vice President of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. Ms. Lakhani is also the Chairperson of Special Olympics Pakistan. In recognition of her selfless services to persons with disabilities, the government honored Ronak Lakhani with Sitara-e-Imtiaz, the fourth-highest decoration given to any civilian in the country based on one’s extraordinary achievement.

KHAYAM HUSSAIN

GENERAL SECRETARY

KHAYAM HUSSAIN

Khayam Hussain serves as the Treasurer of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. A graduate from University of Houston and Pepperdine University, Khayam Hussain is the Managing Director of Automobile Corporation, Pakistan. In addition, Mr. Husain is involved in work for Karachi Relief Trust, International Chamber of Commerce, International Road Federation, Pakistan Trucking Forum, Association of Road Users of Pakistan (ARUP), and the Charter for Compassion Pakistan.

KHAYAM HUSSAIN

GENERAL SECRETARY

KHAYAM HUSSAIN

Khayam Hussain serves as the Treasurer of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. A graduate from University of Houston and Pepperdine University, Khayam Hussain is the Managing Director of Automobile Corporation, Pakistan. In addition, Mr. Husain is involved in work for Karachi Relief Trust, International Chamber of Commerce, International Road Federation, Pakistan Trucking Forum, Association of Road Users of Pakistan (ARUP), and the Charter for Compassion Pakistan.

LAILA DOSSA

MEMBER

LAILA DOSSA

Laila Dossa is an active member of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. In addition, Laila Dossa is also Chairperson of the JS Academy School for the Deaf; and teaches at Karachi Grammar School. Ms. Dossa has served as the President of the Pakistan Association for the Deaf as well.

LAILA DOSSA

MEMBER

LAILA DOSSA

Laila Dossa is an active member of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. In addition, Laila Dossa is also Chairperson of the JS Academy School for the Deaf; and teaches at Karachi Grammar School. Ms. Dossa has served as the President of the Pakistan Association for the Deaf as well.

HASNAT HASHWANI

HASNAT HASHWANI

MEMBER

Hasnat Hashwani is an active member of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. She graduated from UC BERKELEY in 2017. Currently, she is the CEO of Wholesome Foods and is also working as a General Manager of ZAPP – a real-time e-commerce venture. Hasnat has been a strong supporter of the cause of disability inclusion and NOWPDP.

HASNAT HASHWANI

MEMBER

HASNAT HASHWANI

Hasnat Hashwani is an active member of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. She graduated from UC BERKELEY in 2017. Currently, she is the CEO of Wholesome Foods and is also working as a General Manager of ZAPP – a real-time e-commerce venture. Hasnat has been a strong supporter of the cause of disability inclusion and NOWPDP.

SHEREZAD ZAHIR RAHIMTOOLA

SHEREZAD ZAHIR RAHIMTOOLA

MEMBER

Sherezad Rahimtoola is an active member of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. She completed her Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Saint Joseph and is a jewelry designer by profession. Mrs. Rahimtoola has been associated with philanthropic initiatives in Pakistan throughout her life.

SHEREZAD ZAHIR RAHIMTOOLA

MEMBER

SHEREZAD ZAHIR RAHIMTOOLA

Sherezad Rahimtoola is an active member of the NOWPDP Executive Committee. She completed her Bachelor of Architecture from the University of Saint Joseph and is a jewelry designer by profession. Mrs. Rahimtoola has been associated with philanthropic initiatives in Pakistan throughout her life.

RUHAIL MUHAMMAD

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, LUCKY ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY LIMITED

RUHAIL MUHAMMAD

Ruhail Muhammad's career spans over 35 years in general management, business development, strategy, financial planning, and people development. He has held various C-suite positions in companies focusing on a diverse range of activities from Chemicals to Energy. He is currently CEO of Lucky Electric Power Company Limited, a 660MW IPP subsidiary of Lucky Cement. Prior to this, he was CEO of Hub Power Holdings Ltd, a subsidiary of HUBCO, Pakistan's largest IPP. He was responsible for managing the growing portfolio of HUBCO, evaluating onshore & offshore acquisitions, project financing, economic evaluation of all growth projects, and financial re-engineering to support the growth vision of the Company. Prior to HUBCO, he was the CEO of Engro Fertilizers from 2012-2018. He has served on the Boards of Engro Corp and various Engro subsidiaries.

RUHAIL MUHAMMAD

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER, LUCKY ELECTRIC POWER COMPANY LIMITED

RUHAIL MUHAMMAD

Ruhail Muhammad's career spans over 35 years in general management, business development, strategy, financial planning, and people development. He has held various C-suite positions in companies focusing on a diverse range of activities from Chemicals to Energy. He is currently CEO of Lucky Electric Power Company Limited, a 660MW IPP subsidiary of Lucky Cement. Prior to this, he was CEO of Hub Power Holdings Ltd, a subsidiary of HUBCO, Pakistan's largest IPP. He was responsible for managing the growing portfolio of HUBCO, evaluating onshore & offshore acquisitions, project financing, economic evaluation of all growth projects, and financial re-engineering to support the growth vision of the Company. Prior to HUBCO, he was the CEO of Engro Fertilizers from 2012-2018. He has served on the Boards of Engro Corp and various Engro subsidiaries.