Master of Business Administration (MBA) from United States of America in 1996.
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from United States of America in 1994.
In 2001 formed the company Raffles and joined as CEO of the Company. I launched a local Brand by the name of Raffles, this is the true OEM brand of Pakistan. I had a complete transfer of technology to Pakistan in terms of hardware and software by leading Multinationals companies, such as Intel and Microsoft.
Raffles today is truly the first Multinational Company in the field of Information Technology, which was assembling Desktop, Laptops and High End Server solution on state of the Art Platform for the country and International needs. Today Raffles is an Intel Premier Partner in Pakistan, Microsoft Gold Certified Partner. In 2006 we were appointed Distributor for Apple Computers for Pakistan Partner. In 2006 we were appointed Distributor for Apple Computers for Pakistan and Afghanistan.
The other Landmark was the launching of the First Apple Premium Retail Store in Lahore, Pakistan on May 2, 2008. I took this as a challenge and was able to get the Apple APR store under the name of iRaffles launched in Lahore. US Ambassador Ann W Peterson inaugurated this Apple Premium. This Store has been selected as the best store in SAARC countries.
I received a Gold Medal and Business man of the year Trophy in July, 2008 in a special ceremony held in Lahore for LCCI Achievement Awards, from the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Syed Yousaf Raza Gillani.
I am currently the Chairman for the Standing Committee for Information Technology at Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry. I am holding this position since 2007.
I have been elected as the Vice President of American Business Forum, for Pakistan.
I am the President for Pakistan Computer Association.
I have received a Shield on December 31, 2008 at UMT convocation by the Chief Minister of Punjab for my services contributed to education sector and enablement of IT and human resource development.
Currently I am involved in different Task with the Government of Punjab and especially Chief Minister Punjab Office, assisting him in the Land Record Computerization Project, I.T Software Park and other Technology related areas.
- Master in Business Administration
- Institute of Business Administration, University of the Punjab in 2008
- Masters in Chemical Engineering
- Institute of Chemical Engineering & Technology, University of the Punjab in 1999
Having a vast experience of interacting with largest industrial groups in Pakistan since he has been working in sales & marketing for more than a decade starting January, 2000 till January, 2011 in different multinational companies and corporate.
Currently he has partnership in a Thermosetting Powder coating paint manufacturing concern, M/s Supreme Powder Coatings ( Pvt ) Ltd, providing paint solutions to domestic appliances, Oil and gas pipeline companies, energy, etc. The firm boasts an impressive list of clients comprises of largest appliances manufacturer, Oil and gas infrastructure / pipe line manufacturers, energy sector, etc Maaz, as the partner brings to the table several unique qualities of friendliness, delegation and team building. He has brought a lot of practical understanding of people and he has run the firm for several years now and says he’s learned a lot over time. “As I’m getting older I’m getting wiser. I’m letting people do what they do really well,” he says “you have to surround yourself with people who are talented than you are-recognizing where your talent lie”.
Maaz has brought strong sportsman spirit in his personality as he has been the integral part of national game in Rowing and remained Skipper of Rowing and Hockey at University of the Punjab.