Ch. Shahzad Akhtar
Ch. Shahzad Akhtar is the Chief Editor of Global Affairs international magazine. He is from Balochistan. With numerous degrees and certificates, he has exceptional academic career. He has earned his M.Sc. in Mathematics and Masters in International Relations degrees from the University of Balochistan. He has also done his LLB Law from the same institution.
Belongs to one of the intellectual families of Balochistan and packed with decades old ancestral journalistic experience, Ch. Shahzad Akhtar is devoted to manage Global Affairs to take view-points from international community including diplomats, expatriates, to have their say that how foreign culture is interfaced with Pakistan’s culture? He is also heading Global Affairs’ editorial board. He is well-mannered, upright, honest and committed to his profession.
Under his pleasant supervision and broad approach, Global Affairs has brought international community together at an International conference; Promoting Global Peace, held in Islamabad. Furthermore, several other accomplishments are on his part such as inauguration of new branch office in London-UK, launching ceremony of Global Affairs in South Africa, cultural concert and a seminar on interfaith harmony in Islamabad.
Besides all that, Ch. Shahzad Akhtar is a dedicated and dynamic leader with over 20 years of experience in Journalism, Marketing and Business Development. He had served multiple reputed companies as Management Consultant, Director Marketing, Business Development Manager and CEO Exports & International Division. He is proficient in English, Urdu, Punjabi and Pashto.
As an active consultant of UNAIDS, he is performing his job well to spread awareness regarding HIV/AIDS, cure, and prevention in Pakistan.
He is Vice Chairman of Emaan Pakistan Trust, a humanitarian and non for profit organization working to promote health and education in Pakistan.
He is also Chief Executive Officer of a leading firm dealing with Mines & Minerals. Being CEO of the company, his main focus has been towards seeking expansion of business and to promote international trade and exchange of resources.
He had visited the Republic of China as part of CM Punjab – Mian Shahbaz Sharif delegation and signed a couple of MoUs with Infoshare (Pvt) Ltd., a leading Chinese media firm and China Industry News, an official newspaper of China.
He has keen sense of responsibility; solid professional standards and excellent track record of dependability.