IET’s progress is carefully overseen by a Board of Trustees which meets every quarter, to review the budget, spending and progress on each project. The Chief Executive officer and Chief Operating Officer are present in each meeting. The Annual Meeting takes place in June.
Shahid Sayeed Khan
Chief Executive Officer
Shahid Sayeed Khan established IET, with the vision of helping the underprivileged build better lives. Qualified as an Environmental Architect in the UK, he pursued private practice in Scotland for 18 years. Shahid further studied building techniques in France (CRATerre) and Japan (Tokyo University). He has been a consultant to the World Bank on projects in Afghanistan -Renewable Energies, Ethiopia-Water/land management, and Yemen -Livelihood Options. He has over 40 years of experience in Architecture and Rural Development. He has been working in Pakistan since the early 1990s.
Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Aijaz Ali Abro has over 12 years of national and international work experience in rural development. He specializes in agricultural development and prior to joining Indus Earth Trust, had worked in civil society organizations. He has a B.E. in Agricultural Engineering, MSc in Rural Development and an MBA in Human Resource Management. He is currently doing his PHD in Development Studies.
Dr. Abdullah Rajpur
General Manager Programs
Dr. Abdullah Rajpur is a Veterinarian specializing in Animal Husbandry & Veterinary Sciences. He has over 8 year local and international experience in Rural Development. Dr. Abdullah Rajpur is also undergoing an M. Phil degree program in Development Studies.
Asim Muhammed Khan
GM Finance & Accounts
Mr. Asim Muhammed is a Financial Management and Accounting professional with 20 years of experience in sophisticated ERP environment in manufacturing and trading sector. He is an associate member of ICMAP and PIPFA. He has formerly been associated with Pathfinder Group of Companies, Castle Group of companies, Stillmans Group of companies among others.
Monitoring Evaluation & Research
Mr. Muhammad Hussain has more than seventeen years of experience in project management & monitoring & Evaluation and currently associated with Indus Earth Trust since 2020 as Manager MER. He did Masters in Sociology and Economics. He attended many Training work shop on project management and M & E locally as well as internationally.
Manager Accounts & Finance
Sana Naz has a B.com from Karachi University and has been part of IET team since 2012.