Ali Raza Mehdi Joins Warid

Ali-Raza-MehdiAli Raza Mehdi, former VP HR and Admin of Mobilink, has joined Warid Telecom to head human resource department and administration there, we have confirmed with the sources.

Warid PR department has officially confirmed us the appointment of Mr. Mehdi as GM HR and Administration, however, an official announcement will be issued by the company sometime later this week.

According to the information we have got, Human Resources Division and Employee Support Division at Warid are being merged to get a unified HR & Admin Division to be headed by Ali Raza Mehdi.

Prior to his commitment with Warid, Mr. Mehdi had a brief stay at Zong earlier this year to head it’s HR but resigned with-in a month due to reported differences with top Chinese management.

Before Zong, Mr. Mehdi worked at Mobilink as VP HR, Admin & Security for more than six years, where he was core member of Zohair Khaliq’s team.

Ali Raza Mehdi joins Warid to team up with old colleagues from Mobilink, most of which are inducted by Mr. Zohair Khaliq himself.

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  • Shahzad

    Great News

  • waqas

    Acha jee yesterday I posted same comments and u put this news now

  • Ivarbiggun

    Sounds as if Telenor still does not want him. He would be a better CHRO than the telenor one.

  • Pro_Desi

    not sure why companies recycling each others resources instead of giving chance to new ones

  • zain

    my people are joining warid. but no improvement in package plans ,coverage and most of all customer services

  • Shahzad

    Zain dear, i think Warid CS is the best and the company has coverage in some 550 cities, including AJK. I am Warid user and its really the best network.

  • AA

    could you please share his educational background?

  • waqas

    Harvard’s graduate

    • Jawad

      not a harvard graduate he is a graduate from american international college :-) harvard and cornell are just there to mention only—- no degree from there

      • waqas

        @jawad:
        Do n’t mislead all. He his harvard’s graduate simply.

  • Shahzad

    Its not about the gun guys, its the man behind the gun.

    There are some people who just sit, watch and talk and the others are actully doing what they want to do. :)

  • The insider

    Ali graduated with a degree in Business Administration from American College in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA in 1984.