Mr. Rashid has over 30 years of experience in the areas of Information Management, Systems and Technology. He has worked in myriad industries - oil and gas, semi conductor manufacturing and design, ICT for development assistance and IT service delivery. The bulk of his experience has been with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) where he served first as a Sub-regional Information Manager and later as the Regional Information Manager for Asia Pacific, covering twenty-five countries. He has worked in large multinationals like Schlumberger, Norsk Data and Intel on the one hand and well known Pakistani entities like LUMS and Techlogix on the other. Mr. Rashid has a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering from UET, MS in Computer Engineering from the US and MBA from the Warwick Business School, UK. He is a bibliophile, loves traveling and is a certified scuba diver.