Mr. Asim Iqbal
An Officer of 25th Common Training Programme from the Pakistan Administrative Service had the opportunity of serving at various districts and Provincial/Federal departments where he was able to bring improvements in the public sector service delivery. During his career in civil services, he held important positions from being Assistant Commissioner and District Coordination Officer (DCO) in various districts. He also served as the Secretary, Housing Urban Development & Public Health Engineering Department, the Secretary, (Implementation & Coordination), S&GAD, the Secretary, Human Rights & Minorities Affairs, the Secretary, Zakat & Ushar, Government of the Punjab as well as the Secretary, Excise and Taxation, Balochistan.
He has done B.Sc. (Electrical Engineering) from the University of Engineering & Technology, Lahore, M.Sc. (Development Economics) from SOAS (University of London) and MPA from Harvard Kennedy School, USA. He joined the Civil Services Academy in August, 2019 and is presently serving as Director, Pakistan Administrative Service (PAS) at CSA. He is endeavouring to inculcate a sense of responsibility in the Probationary Officers and to make them more responsive to the gaps that exist between public policy and needs of the public.
Ms. Ammara Aamer Khattak
Additional Director (PAS)
Ms. Ammara Aamer Khattak is an officer of Pakistan Administrative Service belonging to the 34th Common Training Programme (CTP). She has worked on different field and desk assignments in Punjab, Sindh &Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. She was the first ever female Deputy Commissioner of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as Deputy Commissioner Attbbottabad; and, Additional Commissioner and has also remained Additional Commissioner, Hazara Division.
Ms. Ammara Khattak has done LLB, LLM and has also remained scholar of Fulbright Leadership Programme. She was awarded the Best Fellow Award in the Comprehensive Crises Management Course 2016 from the Asia Pacific Centre for Security Studies, Hawaii, USA.
She is currently serving as Additional Director (PAS).
Mr. Rehmat Wali Khan
Deputy Director (PAS)
Mr. Rehmat Wali Khan has worked his way up the education, training, research and administration industry ladders. He started off on the education side as a teacher and then spent time in School Administration, Teachers’ Professional Development, Community Welfare, Human Resource Development (HRD), Project Management, Training and Research at national and international levels. Before joining Civil Services Academy (CSA), Lahore as Deputy Director (PAS) he served as Consultant-Research with British Council, Pakistan.
Mr. Khan has recently completed MS in Project Management from COMSATS University. He also has two Master Degrees of Education in his name: one from Australian Catholic University, Australia and the other from the University of Karachi, Pakistan.
He can speak 4 languages, has travelled to 10 countries and worked in 8 countries on different short and long term assignments.