ASPIRE Pakistan is a non-profit, formed by a network of overseas Pakistanis, with a vision of a socially and Economically Prosperous Pakistan through Innovation and Entrepreneurship
To accelerate the growth of the knowledge economy in Pakistan by leading the innovation and entrepreneurial ecosystem, while connecting stakeholders and creating socioeconomic prosperity in an equitable and sustainable manner.
ASPIRE Board Members
Dr. Naeem Zafar
Dr. Azam Arastu
Prof. Dr. Bhawani Shankar
ASPIRE Pakistan Founding Members
We started as Pakistan 100 group in August 2020 to support 100 startups from Pakistan. Over 6,000 hours of collective work was done to establish the strategic plan for ASPIRE Pakistan by professionals with collective experience of over 1,200 years.
Data Governance Lead, CISCO San Jose, California
Dr. Arifa Bhutto
Assistant Professor University of Sindh Jamshoro
Arshad Hussain Hashmi
Senior Resident Engineer CDM SMITH DOHA, Qatar.
Lead NPI Manager at Colson Group - USA
Director ORIC, University of Karachi
A tech entrepreneur, innovator, mentor, investor and software leader
Information Analyst @Valider
Ghulam Nabi Shah
Chief Technology Officer (CTO) Macrosoft Inc.
Associate professor Colorectal and general surgeon. London, UK
Technologist, Entrepreneur, Founding Member Aspire Pakistan
Enterprise Architect at City of Brampton Greater Toronto Area, Canada
Mansoor Ahmed Osmani
Innovator and Entrepreneur
Business Strategy Enabler | Digital Transformation and Innovation Leader
Dr. Rehan Sadiq
Professor and Distinguished University Scholar, Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Venture Partner at Mighty Capital
Strategic Lead Global Initiatives
Dr. Rabia Noor Enam
Director ORIC-SSUET and NIB Program Director
Author | Entrepreneur | Cybersecurity Strategy Advisor
Director National E&I Ecosystem Network IdeaGist - Digital Incubation Platform
Entrepreneurship and Business Growth Coach | Speaker | Mentor | Philanthropist
Syed Asrar Moiz
EVP - Head of Enterprise Risk Management
Co-founder/CEO Agility & Innovation
A technologist and a philanthropist.