Waseem Ahmed Sipyo, 8648/Qasim

Waseem Ahmed Sipyo - 2007

By Kazi Zulkader Siddiqui, 671/Latif

Waseem Ahmed Sipyo, kit no. 8648/Qasim House joined Cadet College Petaro in 1986 in 8th Class and left the college in 1989 after completing his Matric. He then completed his Intermediate from Government Degree Science College, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Karachi in 1991.

He was born on 4 January 1973, and got married to Mrs. Samra on 26 July 2002. They have 3 children - Maha, Naba and Manal.

During his days at Petaro, Waseem was the Captain of the College Sailing Team and a member of the College Football, Cricket, Basketball, Shooting and Hockey teams.

Upon completion of his Intermediate from Govt Degree Science College Karachi, he joined Florida Green University (Pak Campus) at Karachi and got his BBA degree in HR Management/Marketing in 1993 and and MBA in HR Management / Marketing in 1998.

His career has been primarily in HR Management and Marketing. He worked as Manager Administration for Medicomplex Hospital, Karachi (1994-1995), as Manager Operations and Marketing for Shams Medical and Dental Clinic (1995-1996), and in different capacities with Remedial Centre Hospital (1991-1996). He then joined Mehran Tanker Company as Manager Administration from 1996-1999.

From 2000 onwards he has concentrated on HR Management. He worked with EFU Life Assurance as Manager Training (2000-2001) and with Mehran Tanker Company as Manager HR from 2001-2005.  He then joined Popular Group of Industries as Manager HR in the same year.

Waseem has been a very active member of the Petarian Association since 2002. He has served on the Managing Committee of the Association and has also been the General Secretary of the Association.