Interloop Dairies Limited & IRC Dairy Products (Pvt.) Limited
Shahzad Qamar is the CEO of Interloop Dairies Ltd and IRC Dairy Products (Pvt) Ltd. He has over 24 years of professional experience in Corporate, Operations and IT Management. His educational background and earlier professional experiences in IT and management have served him well to work at Interloop Limited as Executive Director MIS. His entrepreneurial spirit and passion for building something great proceeded him to the role of leading a new Dairy business line for Interloop Group. Shahzad has an attitude and approach to a philosophy that actively seeks change rather than waiting to adapt to change. His colleagues refer to him as ‘pragmatic influencer’ who can find order in chaos. His management mantra is to provide an environment where everyone has access to the leader, can share their points of view without apprehension and understand their responsibilities. Shahzad did his master’s in computer sciences from the University of the Punjab, Lahore. He has traveled to major parts of the world for work-related assignments and lives with his family in Lahore, Pakistan.
Momentum Logistics (Pvt.) Limited
Iftikhar H Butt is the CEO of Momentum Logistics (Pvt.) Limited – a wholly-owned subsidiary of Interloop Holdings. Iftikhar’s experience spans over 10 years in Sales/Marketing and Business Management positions in the United Kingdom with companies like Travelex UK Limited and The Archive Warehouse Limited. Before joining Momentum Logistics, he was working at Agility as Director Commercials and was driving the business development objectives of Agility Pakistan, concerning sales, revenue and growth targets. During his tenure at Agility, he has worked with various Fortune 500 companies on their Supply Chain models to bring efficiency and cost-effectiveness. Iftikhar Graduated as a Metallurgy Engineer from the University of Punjab, Pakistan in 2004 and later on pursued a Postgraduate degree in Technology Exploitation and Management from Queen Mary – University of London, UK. A natural foodie who doesn’t look out for the quantity but quality of cuisine with immense love for the food. Always ready with the bag pack for any journey on the earth; whenever wherever!
PrintKraft (Pvt.) Limited
Zain Sadiq is the CEO of PrintKraft (Pvt.) Limited and Vice President at Interloop Limited. He supervised setting up of Plant 4; Interloop’s cutting-edge LEED Gold Certified Hosiery manufacturing facility commissioned in 2018, and is currently looking after further expansion of Hosiery business by overseeing establishment of Plant 5, at Faisalabad. He started his professional career at Interloop Dairies Limited where he was member of the core team responsible for project visualization and establishment of a 2,500 milking heads dairy farm. Interloop Dairies, with the current herd size of 4,538 cattle, is one of the leading modern dairy farms in Pakistan. Zain graduated with Bachelor’s Degree in Economics in 2009 from Davidson College, North Carolina, USA. Having interest in finance, he pursued the Chartered Financial Analyst Certification after college and became Level 2 qualified.
BRIG AHMAD RIZA SIDDIQI (Retired), Sitara e Imtiaz (Military)
Brigadier Ahmad Riza Siddiqi (Retd) SI (M) is the Executive Director at Interloop Holdings. He had been supervising Organization Development, HR & Admin and Environment, Health & Safety for the last six years at Interloop. Currently, He has been focused on making Interloop a model organization by deploying the latest HR & Admin concepts, continually improving sustainability and evolving the culture of high employee engagement. Ahmad did his M.S. Engineering Management from the University of Engineering & Technology, Taxila and B.Sc. Engineering from Engineering College, Peshawar University. He enjoys 40 years of rich and diverse experience of working with the Pakistan Army and Faisalabad Industrial Estates Development & Management Company (FIEDMC) where he served as the Chief Operating Officer. He is well-traveled all across the globe. His interests include reading, playing table tennis and kitchen gardening. He is author of two books – Economics for Engineers and Lecturing. As part of community service, he supports education for the underprivileged.
MUHAMMAD ARSHAD MALIK
PrintKraft (Pvt.) Limited
Muhammad Arshad is the Managing Director of PrintKraft (Pvt.) Ltd. Arshad’s experience with Interloop spans over more than 22 years where he has ensued in senior management positions of QA, Operations, Marketing & Merchandising and subsequently moved to IL Bangla as Senior General Manager. He is the first employee of the company having experience of establishing oversees hosiery plant in Bangladesh and spent 5 successful years of his tenure in organizing and managing operations. Arshad has a Master’s degree in Business Administration. He loves to play cricket and badminton in his spare time.
Chief Executive Officer
Octans Digital (Pvt.) Limited
Yaqub Ahsan is the Chief Executive Officer for Octans Digital Pvt. Ltd. He is a technology enthusiast and is keen on knowledge-based venture creation and commercialization of technology. Over the past 28 years, Yaqub has worked with various multinational organizations in Pakistan, the Middle East, and North America and has been involved in multiple entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial initiatives. He has held multiple senior-level technical and management positions at IBM, GBM, and other technology companies. Yaqub holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan, and a Master’s degree in Business, Entrepreneurship & technology from the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.