Muhammad Zubair Umar is a Pakistani politician associated with Pakistan Muslim League N since 2012. He has operated as Board of Directors of the Institute of Business Administration. He was appointed as 32nd Sindh Governor, but after a few months, he gave resignation from the Governor seat that was accepted.
Before joining politics, he has hosted a few shows on television and was awarded many prestigious awards for his services. His brother Asad Umar is also a notable Pakistani politician. This article has all the details about him, including Muhammad Zubair Umar Biography.
|Name:||Muhammad Zubair Umar|
|In Urdu :||محمد زبير عمر|
|Residence:||Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan|
|Education:||Institute of Business Administration, Karachi|
|Date:||23 March 1956|
|Place:||Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan|
|Siblings :||Asad Umar (brother)|
|Political Party:||Pakistan Muslim League (N)|
|Serve As:||32nd Governor of Sindh|
|Prime Minister:||Nawaz Sharif|
|Proceeded by:||Saeeduzzaman Siddiqui & Agha Siraj Durrani (Acting)|
|Time Period :||2 February 2017 _ Present|
|Role:||Chairman of Privatisation Commission of Pakistan|
|Dates:||18 December 2013 – 2 February 2017|
|Political Party:||18 December 2013 – 2 February 2017|
|Chairman:||Pakistan Board of Investment|
|Time Period:||12 July 2013 to 17 December 2013|
|Tax Reforms Media Committees:||2012-2013|
Muhammad Zubair Umar Biography
Zubair Umar is a Pakistani politician who started his political career in 2012 by joining Pakistan Muslim League N. For many years; he worked in an IT Company situated in America. He spent his 26 years at the Institute of Business Administration where he served as Chief Financial officer.
After joining politics, he was appointed as Privatisation Commission’s Chairman and was given the post of State Minsiter. Moreover, he associated with the party’s tax reforms and Economics. His younger brother Asad Umar is currently served as a Finance Minister in the past.
Zubair Date of Birth
He was born on 23rd March 1956 in Karachi.
Education of Zubair
He completed his master’s from the Institute of Business Administration.
Muhammad Zubair Umar Family
He was born in an Urdu speaking family. His father, Ghulam Umar, served as a General while his brother Asad Umar is a politician associated with Pakistan Tehreek e Imsaf. He has served as a Finance Minister in the past. Both brothers have served many important Ministries of the party but adopted different paths.
As a Board of Director
Umar started his career after electing as a Board of Director of IBM University from where he did his education. Apart from that, he also taught Financial Management to the students of the university. He remained associated with the university for 26 years. He held many university assignments in Milan, Rome, Paris, and Dubai.
From 1998 to 2003, he served as a Chief Minister officer of the university, while from 2004 to 2007, he functioned as a CFO of IMB Middle East. From 1981 to 2007, he also worked for an American IT company. Umar also hosted a few television shows before joining politics.
As a Politician
In 2012, he stepped into politics by joining PMLN. He served as a party’s Tax Reforms and Economics. On 12th July 2013, he was made Board of Investment’s Chairman till 17th December 2013. Later, he was appointed as Privatisation Commission’s Chairman as a State Minister till February 2017.
In January 2017, he was made the 32nd Sindh Governor. However, after a few months of taking an oath, he gave his resignation that was accepted. As PMLn’s lost the 2018 Elections so according to Zubair, the Sindh Governor should be elected as per PTI’s decision.
List of Awards
- Administrative Achievement Award for being the best member of the University
- Prestigious Award for his pre-eminent performance in IBM, Europe
- The certificate of Outstanding performance in IBM Middle East, Europe, Africa
- Many other recognitions and Awards for his services
Social Media Handles
His social media account include