Farewell Ceremony- in honour of Dr. SHAHID QURESHI Program Director, IBA CED

"IBA Center for Entrepreneurial Development bids farewell to Program Director- Dr. Shahid Qureshi"

IBA Center for Entrepreneurial Development (CED) held a farewell ceremony on Monday 23rd May 2022 at the Event Hall – Student Center- IBA Main Campus in honor of Dr. Shahid Qureshi- Program Director, IBA CED.

Dr. Shahid is departing IBA for his new role as Rector at GIFT University, Gujranwala.

The event was attended by majority of IBA fraternity including faculty, and staff from all departments.

The ceremony commenced with the recitation of Holy Quran. CED team praised the dedication, commitment, and professionalism of its Director, who has contributed valuable 12 years to the center's development through offering entrepreneurship training programs, incubation, and research activities with the aim to foster entrepreneurial mindset for the betterment of Pakistan.

A presentation was shown to the audience consisting of the journey of 12 years with colleagues, faculty, participants and IBA as an institution.

Addressing the ceremony, Dr. Shahid in his comments, thanked every department for their support during his tenure. He said that he thoroughly enjoyed his career and also introduced the existing team which includes, Azad Ahmed, Rao Israr Ahmed, Asghar Azmi, Imran M Khan,Talha, Raza, Ghulam Hasan, Shahid and Misbah. He praised team's contribution to the center.

Dr. Akber Zaidi Executive Director IBA applauded and acknowledged the contribution of Dr. Shahid Qureshi at IBA and wished him for the success in his new role as Rector -GIFT University Gujranwala. He said that it would be difficult to find the replacement of Dr. Shahid Qureshi as per his caliber.

Faculty members who were part of IBA CED's programs said that Dr. Shahid will always be remembered for his meritorious services. They said that he will always remain a part of CED family and expressed best wishes.

Dr. Akber Zaidi presented memento to Dr. Shahid Qureshi.

The event was concluded over vote of thanks by IBA CED team and high tea.

Farewell Ceremony- in honour of Dr. SHAHID QURESHI Program Director, IBA CED
Farewell Ceremony- in honour of Dr. SHAHID QURESHI Program Director, IBA CED
Farewell Ceremony- in honour of Dr. SHAHID QURESHI Program Director, IBA CED
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