Kamal Shahid Husain, 785/Iqbal

Kamal Shahid Husain - 2004

By Kazi Zulkader Siddiqui, 671/Latif

Kamal Shahid Husain, kit no. 785/Iqbal House joined Cadet College Petaro in 1966 and left the college in 1971 after completing his Intermediate.

He was born on 12 August 1953 and got married to Mrs. Seema on 15 October 1981. They have two children - Amna and Hamza.

He is settled with his family now in Canada.

Kamal was very good at sports. He was a member of the college cricket team. He also played squash and tennis.

After leaving Petaro, Kamal proceeded to Iran and completed his Bachelors degree in Chemical Engineering from Abadan Institute of Technology (AIT), Abadan, Iran in 1977. In later years, he completed his MBA from IBA at Karachi in 1988.

Despite being a Chemical Engineer, Kamal spent a large part of his career in the IT business, concentrating on marketing and sales.  He was the Regional Chief of Hewlett-Packard (HP) based out of Dubai for several years, and covered the entire territory of Middle East and Africa.

He migrated to Canada in 2008, and took early retirement from HP. Since then, he has established his own company called Revealsoft Middle East FZ-LLC which is registered in Dubai Internet City. He has offices in Dubai, Canada and Pakistan. He is the CEO.