Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Posted on December 17, 2014

Name : Shahid Khaqan Abbasi

Designation : Minister of Petroleum and Natural Resources

Profession : Electrical engineer,businessman

Political Affiliation : PMLN

Career : Shahid Khaqan Abbasi is a Pakistani politician, electrical engineer, conservative figure, businessman, entrepreneur, and the current Minister of Petroleum and Natural Resources appointed since 7 June 2013.Prior to that, he short-tenured as Minister for Commerce in 2008 in the Gillani ministry.Abbasi is an airline executive, having found and served as the CEO of the Airblue; in addition to that, he also served as Chairman and CEO of Pakistan International Airlines from 1997 to 1999.Currently he is MNA at NA-50 (Rawalpindi-I).