Anwer has held executive management positions in the Oil Industry, is the Managing Director of Accel Ventures LLC and Chaparral Place LLC, is on the Board of Nuricon Union (Pvt.) and is a former Vice-President of Allis-Chalmers.
Anwer is engaged in a variety of volunteer activities, is President of Houston Shifa Services Foundation, is on the Board and Treasurer of MIT South Asian Alumni Association, is a Past President of MIT Club of South Texas and was a Member of the Board of Directors. He has been an Educational Counselor for MIT since 2003.
Anwer was the founding Charter Member of the Houston Chapter of the Organization of Pakistani Entrepreneurs (OPEN) and also served as the Chapter President.
Anwer earned his BS in Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from Stanford University.
Mr. Qaisar Mahdi has extensive finance experience and is a versatile accounting and finance professional. He has been serving as Vice President of Finance & Acquisitions of Camden Holding Inc. and Camden Hospitality Group of Houston, Texas since 2001.
He brings to bear his strategic and financial management competencies to help SIUTNA in its financial planning, budgeting, internal controls & procedures, and developing financial information systems.
He has been working closely with individuals, philanthropic organizations, and faith and community based organizations to help raise funds for SIUT-NA.
He was faculty member with Aga Khan University and is an author and a blogger.
He has served with WHO, UNICEF, Aga Khan Health Services (AKDN) and University of Houston.
Presently he is serving with North American University and Ibn Sina Foundation Advisory Boards and as Trustee of Mahatma Gandhi Library.
Dr. Charania worked with Dr. Adib Rizvi, the founder of SIUT since 1960s, first as his student and then as associate.
Mr. Khan Anjum Akmal is an engineer with bachelors and master’s degrees in Chemical Engineering from Tulane University, New Orleans, LA. He has over 40 years’ experience in the oil & gas industry, working for integrated oil & gas companies, as well as engineering & construction companies. Working for Saudi Aramco, he held a diversity of leadership and executive management roles in strategy development, formation of new organizations, and establishment of regulatory environment, while playing a significant role in expanding the Company’s businesses and identifying new ones.
He has a passion for helping other people across the world, especially in Pakistan. He is a regular contributor to SIUT, and other health and education related organizations.