Mr. Abdullah Farrukh (Director) Shaheen Group
Mr. Abdullah Farrukh graduated from Royal Holloway and New Bedford College, University of London where he studied from 2005 to 2008. He also joined London School of Economics in July August 2007 for a course in Managerial Accounting, Financial Control and Management and Entrepreneurship. Thereafter he did his Master’s in International Political Economy from University of Warwick, UK in 2009.
After completing his education, Mr. Abdullah Farrukh joined as Director in his family business in Pak Shaheen Group which is a Logistical supply chain management group working actively in and out of Pakistan. The core competencies include Terminals and ship agency management, ocean and air freight, with bulk chartering, project handling and facilitating Afghan Transit Trade and Central Asian Trade. His area of specialization is Transport and Logistics, especially with respect to the current security and political challenges and the ongoing conflict in Pakistan and Afghanistan. Having an insight of the socio-political and economic problems and situations facing the country and the region, along with exposures into the real world through travel and interaction, he equipped himself to skillfully analyze and deliver.
He is currently the Chairman of All Pakistan Shipping Association, a post to which he was elected in 2015. Prior to that he remained as Vice Chairman of All Pakistan Shipping Association from 2013 to 2015. He was also a visiting lecturer at the Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Institute of of Science and Technology in 2010-2011.
He remained member of the Chatham House, UK and is member of several prestigious clubs in Pakistan and abroad including the Boat Club and Rotary Club of Pakistan and King Hussain Club, Jordan.
He is an avid reader and frequent traveler and is interested in following the game of cricket.