Investment Opportunities in Pakistan - Sold Out

Co-sponsored by Commercial Section, Consulate of Pakistan, Chicago

Pakistan Club

November 17, 2007

A day long conference on the investment potential of Pakistan. TargetAudience: Business outsourcing firms, entrepreneurs, and investors.


Gleacher Center
Room 100
450 North Cityfront Plaza Drive
Chicago, Illinois

Driving Directions: Discounted ($6.00)Parking: 300 East Illinois Street (AMC Theater-River East Self Park Garage) $6.00 all day Saturday for a 12-hour period.

Event Details

Dress Code: Business


$35.00 (includes continental breakfast and lunch, catered by Wolfgang Puck Catering)


Register By Phone: Sold Out

Deadline: 11/11/2007


9:00 AM-6:00 PM: Program

Speaker Profiles

Mr. Shoaib Abbasi, '85 (Speaker)
President, Strategic Systems International, Ltd.

Presentation topic: Build or Partner: Setting up your own BPO firm or Working with outsourcing partners in Pakistan

Mr. Ethan Casey (Speaker)

Author of Alive and Well in Pakistan: A Human Journey in a Dangerous Time (2004), which the Harvard International Review calls "compulsory reading for anyone visiting Pakistan." Presentation topic: Untapped Tourism Potential of Pakistan

Mr. Robert Bruce Drumheller, '75 (Speaker)
Vice President, Structured Finance, Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC)

Presentation topic: OPIC in Pakistan

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Asad Hayauddin, PhD (Speaker)
Trade Consulate of Pakistan

Mr. Asghar Husain, '01 (Speaker)
Director of Group Finance, The Resource Group

Presentation topic: Putting Pakistan on the BPO map

Honorable Dr. Aman Rashid (Speaker)
Consul General of Pakistan

Dr. Atiq Rehman, MD (Speaker)
Founder, Emerging World, LLC

Honorary Investment Counselor of Pakistan Presentation topic: Pakistan in a Globalizing Asia

Mr. Aun Rahman, AB '98 (Speaker)
Country Manager, Pakistan, Acumen Fund

Presentation topic: Identifying and Building Businesses serving the Poor in Pakistan

Rosemaria Martinelli (Speaker)
Associate Dean, Chicago GSB


K. Rizwan Kadir, '97 

Other Information

Detailed speaker profiles will be in Program brochure Both Ethan Casey will be available to sign their books