Adnan Shahid has joined PTCL as Chief Commercial Officer while Jahanzeb Taj has been appointed by the company as its Chief Strategy officer, we have confirmed with sources.
Adnan Shahid will be replacing Furqan Qureshi, who recently resigned from his position for personal reasons.
Imran Janjua, GM communication at PTCL, while speaking with ProPakistani, confirmed the appointments.
Adnan Shahid, an MIT graduate, brings along over 15 years of industry experience with diverse specifications. Adnan has previously worked with Mobilink in two different tenures and positions. Along with heading a project at NADRA and heading couple of consultancy firms, Adnan has also tasted entrepreneurship during his career.
Adnan will be responsible for technology marketing and sales function of the company.
Jahanzeb Taj, on the other hands, is going to be the chief strategist for PTCL. Jahanzeb has previously worked with Mobilink, Telenor, Ufone, Paktel and Uniliver. His recent most appointment was in Haiti as Chief Commercial Officer for Digicel Group.
Jahanzeb has remained VP Sales, Marketing and head of Mobile Financial services at Mobilink during his tenure of three and half years at Mobilink. Before Mobilink, Mr. Taj was Director for segments, pricing and sales and distribution at different time.