Mr. Mohomed Bashir

Mr. Mohomed Bashir joined the Board of Gul Ahmed Textile Mills Limited in 1982. He is a fellow member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), United Kingdom.

In recognition of his services he was awarded Sitara‐e‐Imtiaz by the President of Pakistan in 2006 and has also been conferred as Justice of Peace. On April 7, 2017 Mr. Mohomed Bashir was awarded with the Grade d’ Officer in the National Order of Merit by the President of the French Republic. On February19, 2020 Mr. Mohomed Bashir was awarded the Knight of King, Northern Star Order, first class by the King of Sweden, Mr. Carl Gustaf.

Mr. Mohomed Bashir has a very rich and extensive experience in the commerce and textile industry. He is currently the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Gul Ahmed Textile Mills Limited. He is also serving on the Boards of the following companies;

  • Pakistan Business Council
  • Gul Ahmed Energy Limited
  • Habib Metropolitan Bank Limited
  • GTM (Europe) Limited – UK
  • Gul Ahmed International Limited (FZC) – UAE
  • GTM USA Corp – USA
  • Habib University Foundation
  • Education Fund for Sindh
  • Gul Ahmed Holdings (Private) Limited

Presently, his honorary Government, Trade & Industry and Consular positions include:

  • Member of The Prime Minister’s Council of Business Leaders, Government of Pakistan, Ministry of Commerce and Textile.
  • Co-Convener on Constitution of Sub Working Group on Textile under Joint Working Group on Industrial Cooperation under CPEC.
  • Member on the Task Force on Textile Policy, Government of Pakistan, Ministry of Commerce and Textile.
  • Honorary Consul General of Sweden – Karachi
  • Member, Pakistan France Business Council
  • Member, Pakistan German Business Council
  • Member, Pakistan Swedish Business Council

Previously, he has also held the following honorary Government and Trade and Industry positions:

  • Chairman, Pakistan Business Council (2014-2015)
  • Vice Chairman, Pakistan Business Council (2013 – 2014)
  • President, International Textile Manufacturers Federation (ITMF) (2010-2012)
  • Vice President, International Textile Manufacturers Federation (2008-2010)
  • Member, Tax Reform Commission, Ministry of Finance (2014-2016)
  • Member, Tax Advisory Council, FBR (2014-2016)
  • Founder, Trustee, Fellowship Fund For Pakistan till 2013
  • Member, Advisory Committee, Federal Tax Ombudsman, Government of Pakistan (2011-2014)
  • Member, Economic Advisory Council, Government of Pakistan (2008-2013/2001-2003)
  • Member, Export Promotion Board, Government of Pakistan (2002-2007, 1995-1997)
  • Member, National Strategy on Textiles (2006-2007)
  • Chairman, Pakistan Britain Advisory Council (2002-2005)
  • Chairman, All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (1989 -1990)
  • Vice Chairman, All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (1982-1985)
  • Chairman, Pakistan Swiss Trade and Industry Committee (1981-2000)
  • Governing Board, Pakistan Design Institute (1981- 2000)
  • Member, Advisory Board of CPLC, Government of Sindh (2010)