The IBA Karachi held the first of its Thought Leadership Series, titled “CEO Forum” on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, at the JS Auditorium, City Campus. The theme of the dialogue was : After COVID: What have we learnt?
The discussion was moderated by the IBA Executive Director, Dr. S Akbar Zaidi, with the panelists belonging to pharmaceutical, hospitality, media, fashion and consumer goods industries. Attendees included industrialists, business professional, IBA students, faculty, media personnel, academicians, members from the corporate sectors and diplomats.
The session had five business and media leaders in conversation with Dr S Akbar Zaidi. Mr. Khalid Mahmood, CEO – Getz Pharma, Mr. Dinshaw B. Avari, Executive Director - Avari Towers Ltd., Mr. Azhar Abbas, Managing Director - GEO News, Ms. Huma Adnan, Creative Director – Craft Stories and Fnk Asia and Mr. Kashan Hasan, CEO – Reckitt Pakistan, actively communicated the challenges they faced in the pandemic and the silver linings that came with it.