Economic Advisory Group (EAG)
The Economic Advisory Group (EAG) is an independent group of economists, policy analysts, financial experts, and academics to deliberate on Pakistan’s economic policies. It aims to inform public debate on critical economic and developmental issues related to Pakistan and provide recommendations to the federal government. The group seeks to develop a new framework for structural transformation of Pakistan’s economy and to provide commentary on evolving public policies and regulations in the domain of economic governance.
Syed Javed Hassan CHAIRMAN, NAVTTC
He held senior investment banking positions in London and Hong Kong before returning back to Pakistan. In Pakistan,he was CEO IGI Insurance.
Dr. Aadil Nakhoda ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, INSTITUTE OF BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION, KARACHI
He is also a research fellow at the (CBER) at IBA. He holds a PhD in international economics from the University of California, Santa Cruz.
Dr. Ahmed Jamal Pirzada ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, UNIVERSITY OF BRISTOL UK
He is an Assitant Professor at the University of Bristol Uk. His research interest revolves around understanding firms' price decisions.
Dr. Shazia Ghani TEAM LEAD, PM SPECIAL INITIATIVES CELL
She is working on Prime Ministers priority initiatives in CPEC, FDI and Strategic Reforms. She is research associate with Grenoble Centre of Economics Research- Grenoble-France
Muhammad Ashraf Khan FORMER FEDERAL SECRETARY
After his retirement, in 2011, he carried out a study on tariff rationalization of Pakistan for the International Growth Centre, London.
Mueen Batlay DIRECTOR, HAMDARD INSTITUTE OF MANAGEMENT SCIENCES
He has worked on CPEC Projects and education initiatives through his firm Think Build Scale (Private) Limited.
Najma Pirzada MANAGING EDITOR & CEO OF GLOBAL VILLAGE SPACE PUBLICATIONS PVT. LTD
Whilst also managing her consultancy, Governance & Policy Advisors, she has worked on regional peacebuilding through trade and tourism.
Samir Ahmed CEO, KNIGHTSBRIDGE CAPITAL GROUP
He has more than 30 years of diversified experience in the financial sector, spanning Investment Banking, Commercial Banking, Capital Market
Dr. Vaqar Ahmed JOINT EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, SDPI
Earlier, he has served UNDP as Advisor, and has undertaken assignments with Asian Development Bank, World Bank, and Ministries of Finance.
Ali Salman FOUNDER AND MANAGING TRUSTEE,PRIME
He is also CEO of Islam and Liberty Network.
Chief Executive Officer at Infra Zamin Pakistan (A Private Infrastructure Development Group, InfraCo Asia, Guarantco and Karandaaz Group Company)
Dr. Salamat Ali
Professional Trade Economist