Sardar Ahmad Nawaz Sukhera appointed as Federal Secretary Commerce

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: The federal government has appointed Sardar Ahmad Nawaz Sukhera as the Federal Secretary of Commerce.

Sardar Ahmad Nawaz Sukhera, a BS-22 Officer of Pakistan Administrative Services, presently posted as Secretary, Board of Investment, is transferred and posted as Secretary, Commerce Division, with immediate effect and until further orders,” said a notification issued by the Establishment Division on March 27.Sardar Ahmad Nawaz Sukhera appointed as Federal Secretary Commerce

Previously he had been working as the Secretary Board of Investment (BOI) since November 14, 2018.

Ahmad Nawaz Sukhera also previously served as the Secretary of Ministry of Information and Broadcasting in 2017-18.

Sukhera joined the Civil Service of Pakistan in 1985 and held various Secretariat, Field and Staff assignments over the course of his career. Before joining the Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage, he served as the Secretary, Ministry of Privatization from 2014 to 2017. He also assumed the additional charge of the Managing Director Pakistan Television Corporation (PTV) besides being the Chairman of Pakistan Broadcasting Corporation (PBC) and Associated Press of Pakistan (APP).

In addition, he also served as the Chief Executive Officer of the Small & Medium Enterprises Development Authority of Pakistan (SMEDA).