Javed Saifullah Khan


Mr. Javed Saifullah Khan is a globally acclaimed business leader with deep and comprehensive expertise in introducing new projects in emerging markets. He has been serving as Chairman of Saif Group for over three decades. 

Mr. Khan is credited with launching Mobilink (now Jazz), the first ever GSM cellular company in the subcontinent, in JV partnership with Motorola. Jazz is the leading cellular company in Pakistan having an overall subscriber base of 62.8 million. He was the first Chairman of Pakistan Mobile Communications Limited (PMCL), and continued to serve in this position till 2003. Later on, he served as a Board Member of PMCL till 2014.

His efforts led to development of the Mediterranean Textile Company in Egypt as a JV of Saif Group with local Egyptian partners. MTC produces yarn for the premium segment of the European shirting market and is one of the top two exporters of Egypt in textile spinning industry.

Mr. Khan has served as Chairman of All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA) for two terms, Member Board of Directors of Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), and Board Member of Habib Bank Limited, Member Board of Investment – Government of Pakistan, and a Board Member/Chairman of Jazz (formerly known as Mobilink). He has also previously served as Chairman/Director of Saif Holdings Limited, Saif Power Limited, Saif Textile Mills Limited and Kohat Textile Mills Limited.

Mohammad Ali Saifullah Khan

Founder/ CEO

Mr. Mohammad Ali Saifullah Khan is a Board Member of Softech Systems. He is also the CEO of Saif Builders, CEO of Saif Ventures and a Director in Saif Cement Limited. He is also the founder of UK airport parking platform Quick Park He previously served as a Business Development Director at Sun Credit Systems, a UK based solar company. 

He has a strong background in Corporate Finance and Investment Banking working at Halkin Investments, an Investment Management and Investment Banking firm in London. He was part of the team that arranged financing for the acquisition of Grosvenor House Hotel in London and Plaza Hotel in New York valued in excess of USD 1 billion. 

Mr. Khan also originated and executed and led the acquisition of 55 Newman Street in London valued at over 40 million GBP for a private client. In addition, he was also part of the team that was working on structuring of financing and acquisition of Dream Downtown Hotel in New York City valued at 200 million USD. 

Mr. Khan has taken part in social welfare work, from the platform of Saifullah Foundation for Sustainable Development (SFSD), a private NGO which was founded by his late grandmother, Begum Kulsum Saifullah Khan (Hilal-eImtiaz). SFSD serves the poor segment of Pakistani society through its landmark projects namely Women & Children Hospital, Barrister Saifullah Khan Vocational Training Centre, SFSD Scholarships etc. Mr. Khan holds a BA Honours degree in History and International Relations from Royal Holloway University of London and an MA in International Relations from Webster University.

Rana Muhammad Shafi


Rana Muhammad Shafi is an Advisor to the Board of Director of Saif Group of Companies. He advises the BOD for Investments, mergers and acquisition on new ventures and on financial matters of Saif Group Companies. He also advises on securitization of assets, treasury functions for acquisitions of funds for new projects and dealing with capital markets

He has over 50 years of rich and varied experience in the field of Cost and Management Accounting, Financial & Corporate Accounting, Administration, Management control, Treasury & Financial Management.  He has been associated with Saif Group since January 1981 and has worked in the capacities of Cost & Management Accountant, Chief Accountant, Commercial Manager, General Manager Finance, Executive Director Finance and Chief Financial Officer.

He is a certified director under Listed Companies (Code of Corporate Governance), Regulations, 2019. He has conducted a number of workshops on corporate accounting, leadership management and treasury financing. Before joining Saif Group, he has been associated with Ali Textile Mills Ltd., Jhang, Mansoor Textile Mills Ltd., Lahore and Nishat Mills Ltd. Faisalabad.

He holds a Master’s Degree in Commerce from the University of Punjab and Cost and Management Accountant Finalist from Institute of Cost and Management Accountants of Pakistan.

Ibrar Khan

Vice President Jazz


Born in a remote agriculture village of North West in Pakistan. Received his basic education at one of the prestigious boarding school in Pakistan, Burn Hall. He completed his undergraduate from Edwards College Peshawar following which he left to pursue his education in US, where he attended college and received an MBA degree in Management. 

During his stay in US, he worked at various prestigious organizations in Hospitality industry like, Marriott, Sheraton and Double Tree hotel chains. After returning to Pakistan in 1993, he joined a Mobile Operator (Mobilink) in corporate affairs and grew to become the General Manager Sales and Distribution of the company. He stayed with Mobilink till 2002, following which he pursed his dream to set up his own company – primarily to work in and with the telecom sector.  

He started with forming a company in 2002 in Pakistan that provided consultancy and business development services to various big names like Motorola, Alcatel, Huawei, ZTE, Ericson to name a few. In 2003 his company set up its offices in Afghanistan, which become the largest private telecom distribution network with over 18500 outlets throughout the country, reselling telecom services and solutions.

Using the same team similar set ups were created in Uzbekistan, Maldives and Tajikistan as well. Most of these were sold off between 2015n 2017.

During 2003 – 2014 Ibrar Khan provided Telecom Consultancy services to various multinational operating in different countries including Watania in Maldives TCell in Tajikistan, Roshan in Afghanistan and Ucell in Uzbekistan. During this time, Ibrar Khan officiated as the CEO for Sami Telecom in Uzbekistan and Rabita Telecom in Afghanistan. Average duration of his consultancy was 6 months. 

His passion for technology and IT development pushed him to found Switch Communications Pvt. Ltd in 2015, this venture primarily was set up to develop value added services and software platforms for telecom services. Currently switch is providing VAS and platform services to all the mobile operators in Pakistan.

Ibrar Khan’s passion for agriculture motivated to venture out in a startup business in 2016 by starting up a platform to fill the gap by bringing in technology to agriculture, this startup – His commitment, dedication and hard work made Ba Khabar Kissan (Informed farmer) the household name of 5.4 million farmers. His vision and experience helped BKK integrate technology and agriculture and Currently, BKK is running a complete platform, i.e Mobile App, USSD services, Call center, IVR services, Advisory services and much more to facilitate the farmer of Pakistan. All these services were provided free of cost for 4 years till November 2019, now these are being charged @ 1 re per day, with the consent of the farmer. With continuous progression, BKK takes a holistic approach to enable farmers make data driven decisions. Furthermore, it cater both production and market/sales related issues that exist in the Agri value chain.

Ibrar Khan’s passion for Agri tech continued and he played a vital role in establishing Farm2Home, a startup that provides fresh vegetables and fruits to customers directly from the farmers, eliminating the middleman. 

Giving back to society is integral part of Ibrar Khan’s belief. With the objective to revolutionize farming through digital and conventional channels and with the lives of smallholder farmers Ibrar Khan also started Reap Agro. Today, Reap Agro is actively working to transform the agricultural community and especially micro-financing trend in the Agri sector to facilitate farmers in improving their productivity and profitability by providing them with interest free loans in the form of inputs. We are constantly advising the farmers through soil testing, regarding fertilizers, pesticide use and other updates such as weather. 

He also became an active part of National Incubation Center in Islamabad, Board Member NIC KP, Incubation Center at NUST and Durshal by KPITB. Ibrar khan has a passion for business, agriculture, innovation and technological advancement. Through his vast experience over year, Ibrar Khan has mastered the skills of educating, guiding, and motivating. He has been actively mentoring startups in multiple incubation centers.  He has worked with people of all ages who have set up a business or are looking to do so, offering advice on optimal ways with which they can promote their business as well as helping steer overall business and personal development.  He encourages youth to start their own business and guides them in the infant stages through his experience. Being a dynamic leader and driver of new initiatives, Ibrar Khan is often invited by top Universities as a Guest Speaker to counsel their students.

Ibrar Khan is a sound decision maker, with the ability to understand corporate critical success factors and to deliver decisions in a controlled, confident and effective manner. Considering his Good commercial awareness, with a keen eye for an opportunity and the ability to implement and deliver along with the art of managing stakeholders, in 2017, Ibrar khan was offered to join back at Jazz (the leading Cellular Mobile Operator in Pakistan) as Vice President, Corporate, Economic & Public Affairs, where he still works.

Mr Jafar Raza


Mr Raza is British national and  living in United Kingdom for 30 years is vastly experienced and connected entrepreneurial businessman with knowledge, contacts and expertise in a number of businesses and industries.

Mr Raza has owned and operated Petroleum filling/service stations in London and the surrounding towns since the 1980’s. His first formal supply contract was signed with Conoco/JET in 1987. In late 1980’s Mr Raza owned and/or operated 10 Petroleum filling/service stations but downsized in the mid 1990’s at the height of the (out-of-town) Supermarket price-cutting wars.

As of 2020 Mr Raza now owns  2 Freehold Petroleum filling stations in Neasden, London and Edmonton, London, both under contract supply (2002 and 2014 respectively) with the main TEXACO/CHEVRON oil company.

Mr Raza owns the “Toni & Guy” master franchise countries abroad  has a population slightly in excess of 200 million people.

Mr Raza owns a boutique clothing company “She Benares Fabrics”, this is a passed down family company which was started by Royal Assent in the 1880’s. “She Benares Fabrics – History & Overview” document, which incorporates Royal Assents.

Mr.Raza also have keen interest in fintech and education tech projects and have been angel investors  to these start up.

Mr Raza is Chairperson of Express Aviation Support International LTD – an aviation repair and services company based at Luton airport, England, just north of London.  Express Aviation Support International LTD’s clients include FTSE Stock Exchange listed easyJet, Virgin Atlantic and British Aerospace, Easyjet and Wizz air etc.

Bashir Ahmad


Bashir Ahmad has been associated with the banking industry for over two decades and has held Senior Management positions in Wealth Management and Private Investment Banking with ABN AMRO, ING N.V. and Bank of Singapore.

Bashir was Head of Private Clients at ABN AMRO Bank, leading a large well-established UK Private Banking practice. He was also responsible for Private Investment Banking, where he established key contacts with Ultra High Net Worth Clients, as well as a range of counter parties and service providers.

Subsequently, as Managing Director and Head of UK Private Banking for ING N.V. (later Bank of Singapore), he started the practice from scratch and scaled up the business significantly.

Bashir is currently a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Securities and Investments (CISI) and has participated in various Investment Banking and Wealth Management courses throughout his career.

Bashir decided to take on a entrepreneurial approach by setting up Halkin Investments as an LLP company in 2010 as Principal.

His main driving force behind establishing Halkin Investments was a desire to provide holistic financial solutions to Ultra High Net Worth Clients.

Hammad Mustafa


A Finance & Accounts specialist with an experience of 21+ years, Hammad Mustafa plays a vital role in strategizing the financial decision under the supervision of the Board of Directors of Saif group of companies. He joined Saif Group in 2007 and worked at senior managerial roles in different group companies including Saif Holding, Saif Healthcare, Lahore Compost and Saif Power. Currently, Mr. Mustafa is Chief Financial Officer of Group’s Holding company. In addition to core accounting and financial responsibilities, he remained involved in projects’ evaluation, establishment, governance and then successfully achieving the goals of entities.

Mr. Mustafa holds a degree of Masters in Business Administration from SZABIST University Islamabad. He is also Professional Accounting Affiliate of Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) and completed his CA article-ship from KPMG. During the Articles, he was mostly involved in statutory audits of blue chip listed companies. Being a member of the core management team, he was involved in establishing the business of KPMG’s office in Afghanistan.