Friday, July 16, 2010

Hussain Dawood

Mr. Hussain Dawood, an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, USA, and a graduate in Metallurgy from Sheffield University, UK, is Chairman of Dawood Hercules Chemicals Ltd., Engro Chemical Pakistan Ltd., Karachi Education Initiative and the Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund, which is globally, the largest World Bank financial social fund.

He also serves as a Member on the Boards of the Commonwealth Business Council, Pakistan Business Council, Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy, Institute of Strategic studies and the Beaconhouse National University. Mr. Dawood is a Member of the World Economic Forum since 1992. He is the Global Charter Member of the Indus Entrepreneurs (TIE) and the Honorary Consul of Italy, in Lahore.

The Italian government in recognition of his contributions as the Honorary Consul of Italy conferred upon him the Ufficiale Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana on 3rd December 2008.