Ghulam Farooq Maniar

General Manager Kandhkot Asset

Ghulam Farooq Maniar joined Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) in 1985 as Trainee Engineer (Production) at Sui Gas Field. He left PPL in 1988 for a short stint to join Union Texas Pakistan. He rejoined the company a year later as Assistant Engineer and since then has served on important positions, including Manager Production Engineering, Senior Manager Joint Operations, Senior Manager Fields Operations, Manager Sui, Projects Coordinator and General Manager Projects, the last one he held before assuming the charge of General Manager Kandhkot Asset on October 13, 2016. 

With over 30 years of well-rounded experience in field development and petroleum engineering at PPL, Maniar has remained associated with all company-operated as well as joint venture production assets. In his current role, he is looking after the infrastructure development and upgradation projects of all PPL-operated assets.

Maniar holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi. Besides, he has attended various national and international training programmes in technical and management disciplines.