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  Mr. Muhammed Ismail Qureshi  

Mr. Muhammad Ismail Qureshi is the Rector of National School of Public Policy (NSPP), Pakistan’s premier institute of public servant’s training and education. He has over 30 years of experience in public service and development. He served in many  high positions  in the Government of Pakistan including: Secretary, Establishment Division/Chairman , Board of Trustees, Federal Benevolent Fund & Group Insurance, Secretary , Ministry of Water and Power; Secretary , Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Livestock; Additional Finance Secretary (External Finance and Policy), Ministry of Finance; Director General, Lahore Development Authority; Additional Secretary Finance Department ,Govt. of Punjab; Secretary Health and Population, Govt. of Punjab.


Mr. Qureshi has been Alternate Governor, Multilateral Investment Guarantee Agency (MIGA), World Bank; Permanent Member, National Commission for Human Development (NCHD); and Member, General Body, Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF). He has been Chairman of Board of Directors of ICIMOD, a Regional Agency for the Mountainous Regions of China, India, Bangladesh, Afghanistan, Myanmar and Pakistan under a UN charter. He was also a member of Pay and Pension commission (2010) Government of Pakistan. He also led Government of Pakistan delegation during Pak-India water dispute and has been a member of Pakistan delegation on WTO’s Doha Development Round negotiations.  He has been also chairman of Board of Governors for PEPCO (Pakistan Electric Power Company), NESPAK (National Engineering Services Pakistan), Habib Bank (2nd largest bank in Pakistan).  Mr. Qureshi was born in Sargodha, has Law and Master Degree and Post Graduation in Development Administration from the University of Birmingham, UK.