Furqanuddin Sheikh

General Manager Corporate Services

Furqanuddin Sheikh joined Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) in early 2013 as Manager Security Affairs. During this time, he also managed additional responsibilities of Manager Administration for almost half a year. Later, he was promoted to Senior Manager Security and Lands (SMS&L) in 2015. As SMS&L, Sheikh introduced hybrid security model at Sui and Kandhkot fields, resulting in substantial cost savings for the company and acquired land for 26 well sites in a year, besides briefly managing Community Development programme. He assumed the charge of General Manager Corporate Services on October 13, 2016.

Prior to joining PPL, Sheikh served Pakistan Army for nearly 31 years on various key positions, including Deputy Inspector General Frontier Constabulary Balochistan, Director Security, Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (SUPARCO), Brigadier Internal Security, Karachi 25 Mechanized Division and Director Security and Transport, Port Qasim with wide exposure in managing security, administration, community development-related assignments. He also received Sitara-e-Imtiaz (Military) and Sitara-e-Basalat in recognition of his extraordinary performance.

Sheikh holds a Master of Business Administration from PIMSAT, Karachi and a Bachelor of Science from Pakistan Military Academy, Kakul.