Islamabad, November 26, 2013 (PPI-OT): Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has approved appointment of Mr. Muhammad Sami Saeed, Cabinet Secretary as Executive Director, Asian Development Bank of Manila.
The selection has been made in view of his outstanding academic qualifications and a distinguished record in Public Service spanning over 33 years. Mr. Sami Saeed is known for his exceptional professional competence and unimpeachable integrity.
Mr. Sami Saeed is an officer of Pakistan Administrative Service. A graduate from Government College Lahore, Mr. Sami Saeed also qualified from Cambridge University UK in Development Economics at Post Graduate level.
He has done professional courses in Public Finance and Executive Leadership from Kennedy School of Government Harvard, IMF Institute Washington and ADB Institute Tokyo. He has the honour of representing Government of Pakistan in various international conferences as well as bilateral and multilateral negotiations.
During his public service career, Mr. Sami Saeed worked as Senior Member Board of Revenue, Chairman Planning & Development Board, Additional Chief Secretary, Secretary Excise & Taxation and Secretary Agriculture in Government of the Punjab.
He has also worked as Additional Secretary & Joint Secretary in the Prime Minister’s Secretariat and Additional Secretary, Joint Secretary and Deputy Secretary in the Finance Division.
For more information, contact:
Haji Ahmed Malik
Principal Information Officer
Press Information Department (PID)
Tel: +9251 925 2323 and +9251 925 2324
Fax: +9251 925 2325 and +9251 925 2326