Waqas is a Project Lead at Compassion in Business, an initiative of Funverks Global established to assess and address compassion needs of organizations in Pakistan. He is involved in the establishment of new L&OD programs with the focus on compassion, general management and leading annual CiB survey report.
With over 6 years of experience in retail, utilities and customer services and training, he has worked with leading organizations in the domain of retail management, recruitment, account management and customer services. He gained his education and most of his experience in UK and UAE that allowed him to work with individuals from various ethnic and cultural backgrounds enhancing his ability to manage diverse teams. Articulated yet poised, his ability to connect well with people serves him well in the domain of business development and networking.
He firmly believes in giving back to the society and has been associated with Cancer Research UK and Marie Curie and Injaaz Pakistan. He always seek opportunities to be associated with civic and social causes and lives by the mantra “treat others as you wish to be treated”.
A reader and aviation enthusiast, he likes to keep himself surrounded by books in free time. He also takes great interest in TV Shows based on aviation. He has recently returned to Pakistan and currently resides in Karachi.