Profile of Leadership
Prof. Dr. Ghulamqadir Kazi, is an Ophthalmologist by profession. He obtained FRCS from Glasgow, FRC Ophth. from UK, and fellowship in Pediatric Ophthalmology from King Khalid Specialist Eye Hospital, Riyadh. He worked at senior teaching positions in King Faisal University, Dammam and taught at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. He has supervised dissertations, conducted research, published in refereed journals and participated in conferences, seminars and symposia. His major achievements are organization of Blindness Prevention Program at national and international levels and pioneering the establishment of Isra University. He has received citations and awards from various organizations. He was recognized as a distinguished Ophthalmologist by the Asia Pacific Academy of Ophthalmology in the field of “Prevention of Blindness”. He was also honoured with “Outstanding Humanitarian Service Award” by the American Academy of Ophthalmology. He was also declared as the “Man of the year 2005” in the field of Medical Science by the South Asia Publications. He is the President of Isra Islamic Foundation, and also the Chancellor of Isra University.
Acting Vice Chancellor
Dr. Ahmed Waliullah Kazi holds a doctoral degree in computer science from stony brook University, USA. He specializes in computer systems with particular focus on computer networks. He has an experience of over 10 years in teaching, research, and academic administration. He has been awarded with several scholarships and awards: HEC overseas scholarship for doctoral studies, academic fellowship for Master of Science at Asian Institute of Technology, silver medal for Bachelor of Computer Science at Isra University, and silver medal for Master of Computer Science at Isra University. He has presented and published in reputable international conferences. He is presently the Acting Vice Chancellor of Isra University.
Acting Registrar & Director Finance
Mr. Ghulam Rasool Kazi is currently working as the Director Finance & Acting Registrar of Isra University and is MBA by qualification. He is a seasoned professional with multinational companies experience at Regional and Country level positions spanning over a period of 18 years with Kodak Limited (Pakistan Branch), a US Based multinational company and Clariant Pakistan Limited, a Swiss based multinational company. Mr. Kazi was looking after the finance function comprising of Financial Planning & Analysis, Accounting & Audit and Budgeting. He was also responsible for Operations, Business Development, Strategic Planning and Supply Chain of Distributor Countries of South West Asia Cluster comprising of Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar. He also served as the Country Manager / Managing Director of Kodak Limited (Pakistan Branch) for a period of 5 years. These diversified experiences have added a new dimension to his wealth of knowledge and experience. His strong leadership, focused and analytical abilities with strong written and communications skills have resulted in driving financial, administrative, operational and marketing initiatives with set objectives for high quality standards for different stakeholders.
His multidimensional experiences have resulted in developing strong financial system and procedures, automation of Accounting Vouchers signature system, online internet banking and many other initiatives in a short span of 6 years at Isra University.