Governing Body

AHMED KHAN MALIK
President

 Mr. Ahmed Khan Malik is serving as President of the Karachi Press Club. Mr. Malik is a senior journalist who has worked with several Urdu and English organizations as Commerce and Business Reporter. He is currently associated with largest Business Newspaper of Pakistan, Business Recorder as a senior business correspondent.

MAQSOOD AHMED YOUSUFI
Secretary

Mr. Maqsood Ahmed Yousufi is serving as Secretary of the Karachi Press Club. He has been elected for the second consecutive term as Secretary. Before being elected in capacity of Chief Executive (Secretary) of the Historic Karachi Press Club he had served as Joint Secretary and Vice President of the Press Club in as well. Mr, Yousufi has also served as President of the Karachi Union of Journalists. With experience of over four decades – majority of which he spent as reporter with various dailies, including Daily Jang – Mr Yousufi is currently performing duties as resident editor of Daily Nai Baat, Karachi. Before joining Nai Baat, Mr. Yousufi had served as Pakistan Bureau Chief of Urdu News Jeddah, Senior Editor Daily Ummat and Editor Weekly Takbeer.

MOOSA KALEEM
Treasurer

Mr. Moosa Kaleem is serving as treasurer of the Karachi Press Club. He has been elected on this post for the second consecutive term. He has previously served as Secretary of the Karachi Press Club. Mr Kaleem is currently associated with Herald Magazine as Senior Reporter.

MINHAJ-UR-RAB
President

Mr. Minhaj-ur-Rab is serving as Vice President of the Karachi Press Club. He has been elected on this post for the second consecutive term. Mr. Rab is associated with the largest circulated Daily Jang as Chief Reporter.

NAIMAT KHAN
Joint Secretary

Mr. Naimat Khan is serving as Joint Secretary of the Karachi Press Club. He is performing this responsibly for the second time. Mr. Khan is an award winning journalist, who besides having reported from Peshawar, DI Khan, Quetta and Karachi, has also worked as visiting Journalist in Modesto, California, U.S.A. and Kabul, Jalalabad and Mazar-i-Sharif cities of Afghanistan. He has contributed to several national and international media outlets, including The Frontier Post, Daily Times, The Friday Times, Daily Jasarat, Modesto Bee and Arab News. He is also a fellow of the International Center for Journalist (ICFJ), Center of Excellence in Journalism (CEJ) at Institute of Business Administration (IBA) and member of the Investigative Reporters and Editors (IRE).

SHAMS KEERIO
Member Governing Body

Mr. Shams Keerio is currently serving as member of the governing body. He had previously been elected as Joint Secretary of the KPC. Mr. Keerio is currently associated with Daily Ummat, Karachi as senior reporter. Mr. Keerio has worked with several Sindhi and Urdu Newspaper and have been editor of Sindhi Daily, Aino.

SHAZIA HASAN
Member Governing Body

Ms. Shazia Hasan is serving as Member of Governing Body of the Karachi Press Club. Ms. Hasan is an award-winning journalist whose various awards for her stories and features also includes the Centre for Excellence in Journalism (CEJ) and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) inaugural award for Humanitarian Reporting in 2017. Her book of short stories has also earned her the National Book Foundation Award in 2005.

Having joined Dawn newspaper in 2001, her first job, Ms. Hasan has had the pleasure of working in many of its editorial sections including The Review, Young World, Book & Authors of which she was also the editor from 2005 to 2007 and the daily sports pages.

Currently, she is Senior Staff Reporter with beats such as the Armed Forces, Human Rights, Energy and Education. Besides this, she has a Sunday feature column which focuses on life in Karachi. Ms.Hasan is also the editor of the back page of Dawn’s weekly magazine EOS, which is the sports page.

SAEED SARBAZI
Member Governing Body

Mr. Saeed Sarbazi is currently serving as member of the governing body. He had previously been elected as Vice-President, Joint Secretary and Member of Governing Body of the KPC on various times. He also holds various positions in Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists and Karachi Union of Journalists various posts.

Mr. Sarbazi is currently associated with Daily Business Recorder as Shift In charge. He is also hosting a news show on VSH News, the only Balochi language News Channel.

KAFEEL-UD-DIN FAIZAN
Member Governing Body

Mr. Kafeel-ud-Din Faizan is serving as member of governing body of the Karachi Press Club. He has previously served on the same post as well. Mr. Faizan is currently associated with Daily Dunya as staff reporter. He has worked with several newspapers.

NAEEM AKBER SAHOUTRA
Member Governing Body

Mr. Naeem Akber Sahoutra is serving as a member of governing body of the Karachi Press Club. Mr. Sahoutra is currently associated with the Daily Dawn.

He has previously worked with Express Tribune. He has also worked as Country Correspondent for a foreign radio. During career, he had the opportunity to report from Indonesia, India and Sri Lanka.

ABUL HASAN
Member Governing Body

Mr. Abul Hasan is serving as member of governing body of the Karachi Press Club. He is a senior photo journalist currently associated with Daily Awami Awaz. He has worked with several organizations in Karachi and Dubai.

ARIF HUSSAIN HASHMI
Member Governing Body

Mr. Arif Hussain Hashmi is serving as member of governing body of the Karachi Press Club. He has been elected as MGB for the second consecutive term. He is currently associated with Daily Awam as senior reporter.