Asim Murtaza Khan appointed MD and CEO of PPL

KARACHI, SEPTEMBER 27, 2011: Asim Murtaza Khan was appointed Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) by the Government of Pakistan with effect from September 27, 2011. He was serving as Acting MD and CEO since May 12, 2011.

Before his appointment as MD & CEO, Khan served as Deputy Managing Director. He started his career at PPL in 1982 and worked at various key senior positions, including General Manager Production, General Manager Projects for Mazarani Field Development, Manager Sui Gas Field and Senior Manager Field Operations.

Khan earned his Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering from NED University of Engineering and Technology, followed by a Masters in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, UK. He has also attended several advanced technical and management training programmes and is an alumnus of the Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University, USA.