Board of Governors



ILMA University - is founded by Global Educational Consultants Society (GEC), a registered non-profit educational society. The university was established in 2001 and is chartered by the Govt. of Sindh, as an independent degree awarding institution, vide Act No. II of 2004 legislated by Assembly of Sindh in year 2004. In 2017, IBT was upgraded to the status of a University through legislative Act of Sindh Assembly.

ILMA University is Ranked No. 1 University in Sindh and 3rd Best Private Sector University of Pakistan in the recently released international Times Higher Education Impact Ranking 2022.

In the 21 years of its journey university has been at the forefront of academic and research development of Pakistan and as well as globally, The University has supplemented the global work force with more than 5000 skilled and talented graduates serving both nationally and internationally.

The University has a Board of Governors of renowned personalities who guide it with their experience and professional astuteness. Following are the members:

Mr. M. Abid Lakhani Life Chairman
Ms. Kanwal H. Lakhani Nominated Chairperson
Mr. Noman Abid Lakhani Chancellor
Dr. Mansoor Uz Zafar Dawood Vice Chancellor
Justice Aftab Ahmed Gorar Nominee of Chief Justice, Sindh High Court
Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed Chariman HEC
Dr. Tariq Rafi Chairman SHEC (Honorary Member)
Dr. M. Imtiaz Subhani Dean, Faculty of Management Sciences
Dr. Asad Ali Sheikh Dean, Faculty of Computer Sciences
Syeda Marvi Faseeh MPA Nominated by Speaker of Sindh Assembly
Sharjeel Inam Memon MPA Nominated by Speaker of Sindh Assembly
Secretary Education or his Nominee
M. Muhammad Idress President, Karachi Chamber of Commerce & Industry
Dr. Farhan Essa Abdullah Eminent Scientist
Dr. Adnan Abid Nominated by the Society
Mr. Faraz Lakhani Nominated by the Society
Mr. Hammad Tahir Nominated by the Society
Mr. Shakil Qadir Nominated by the Society
Dr. Jawed Iqbal Member, Research
Dr. Asif Khan Member, Education
Mr. Farid Ali Khan Member, Banking/Industry
Mr. Yaseen Member, Finance/Industry
Syed Kashif Rafi Registrar/Secretary
Mr. Fawad M. Butt Director QAL