Hayat Ahmad

General Manager Exploration (South)

Hayat Ahmad joined Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) on December 1, 1988 as Geologist. Over the last 25 years, he has served in various capacities, including Chief Geologist, Manager Exploration and Senior Manager Exploration (E1 Assets).

Following his Masters in Geology from the University of Karachi in 1983, Ahmad proceeded to University of Tulsa in the US, where he acquired another Masters in Geosciences Engineering in 1987.

Ahmad was promoted to General Manager Exploration on November 1, 2012. Later, he was redesignated as General Manager Exploration (Frontier) to manage PPL’s exploration assets in Balochistan and offshore areas of Pakistan as well as international blocks, where the company holds working interest. 

More recently, Ahmad was given the resppnsibility to look after the company's exploration assets in South, comprising various licenses in Sindh, Pakistan, as General Manager Exploration (South) in July 2017.