Anwer was the captain of the
College Athletics team during his last year at
Petaro. He was also a member of the College Hockey
Soon after leaving
Petaro, Anwer joined the Pakistan Navy in December
1972. On passing out from the Pakistan Naval
Academy in 1975, he was commissioned in the
Executive Branch. He was awarded the
President's Gold Medal for best achievement in
studies. He also graduated from the PAF Academy
Risalpur in 1979 as a GD Pilot.
During his tenure
with the Navy, he served on various command and
staff positions on board ships, Naval Air Arm and
PN Establishments. He also served with the
Pakistan Maritime Security Agency for 2 years on
secondment from the Navy. He commanded the 27
Maritime Aviation Squadron and a Corvette in the
Maritime Security Agency.
Anwer chose to take
premature retirement from Pakistan Navy in 1995
when he was at the rank of a Commander. He
migrated to the USA a year later and has been
settled there ever since.
from the Navy, Anwer worked with Aero Asia as a
pilot for one year.
Soon after he moved
to the USA, he worked initially as a pilot with
Bemidji Airlines for a year. However he could not
continue his aviation career thereafter due to a
In 2002, he
established a hospitality business company called
Pasub Corporation which currently owns two hotels
in Shakopee, Minnesota.