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June 2005

Posted On: 6/1/2005 12:00:00 AM

Pakistani-American GSB alumnus noted among the "Alumni to Know"
Ahmed Saeed, MBA '96, JD '96, is working for the Department of the Treasury as a 2004-2005 White House Fellow. Created in 1964 by President Lyndon Johnson, the Fellows program attracts exceptional young professionals with demonstrated leadership ability to serve for one year as paid assistants to senior White House staff and Cabinet members and to study policy formulation, current affairs, leadership, and public service. Saeed most recently worked as managing director of NextCom Venture Partners, where he oversaw all investment activities and managed the firm's operations. He has also reported and anchored television news for Muslim satellite TV, translated several historic Islamic texts for publication in English, and provided pro bono legal and business advice to Pakistani-American widows.