Saturday, June 23, 2018
ABDUL MAJEED Chancellor Textile Institute of Pakistan assumed his office at TIP in February 2014, he is a renowned industrialist, social worker and thought leader in Pakistan.
Mr. Majeed is Founder, Director and Chairman of National Foods Limited and Associated Textile Consultants (Pvt.) Ltd. He is also Chairman of Precision Rubber Products Ltd and Nazaria-e-Pakistan Trust, Sindh. In addition to playing a vital role in the establishment of National Foods as a leading food company in Pakistan, he is a long standing Board member of the Textile Institute of Pakistan, National Textile University, Faisalabad and the Nazaria-e-Pakistan Trust, Lahore. He is also the former member of the Federal Textile Board and the Engineering Development Board, Government of Pakistan. Mr. Majeed’s experiences have been diverse from the very beginning, adding to the depth of what he offers as a key leader at National Foods.
Mr. Majeed is a graduate of F.C. College, Lahore with B.Sc. in Physics and Mathematics. After his graduation he was selected by the British Council for Higher Studies in Textile Engineering and completed a B.Sc. (Honors) in Textile Technology from Manchester University in 1959. He has traveled extensively and is a keen sports enthusiast.
He is keenly interested in innovation and is pivotal in leading the RandD team at NFL. His other interests and affiliations range from serving the Rotary District 3270 in different capacities as Secretary and Chairman from 1987 till present, as well as being active in social forums. He was a past President of the Rotary Club of Karachi North, Vice President Alumni Association of F.C. College, Lahore, member of the Advisory Committee, School of Management and ex-board member of the Society for the promotion of Arabic. A life member of Anjuman Himayat-ul-Islam, Lahore and Arts Council, Karachi, a professional member of World Future Society, Bethesda, USA.