Arshad Saeed Hussain is currently serving as the Managing Director of Oxford University Press in Pakistan. Oxford University Press was established in Pakistan in 1952 and is a department of the University of Oxford. It furthers the University’s objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Most recently, he was the CEO of Aman Health Care Services. Aman Health has created healthcare systems ranging from Emergency Medical Services through the state of the art, life-saving Aman Ambulances, Community Health Program aimed at reducing sickness and mortality among the marginalized to offering free consultations, advice and triage for the most common illnesses over the phone through TeleHealth. Mr. Arshad has over 25 years of broad based commercial experience working for leading multinational companies in Healthcare and Pharmaceuticals, FMCG and Life Sciences sectors. For the past twelve years, ha has been CEO of publicly listed and private companies with a strong track record of achieving revenue, profit and business growth. Mr. Arshad also served as the Managing Director of Abbott Laboratories Pakistan Limited. Earlier, he was associated with Syngenta Pakistan Limited as Managing Director and with PT Syngenta, Indonesia as President Director. He has also served in senior leadership positions at GlaxoSmithKline Pakistan Limited and ICI Pakistan Limited.
Mr. Arshad served as the President of the American Business Council, a chamber of U.S. Businesses and one of the largest group of single country overseas investors in Pakistan. He was also Chairman of the Pharma Bureau, representing research based multinational pharmaceutical companies in Pakistan. He was also the founding member of the Swiss Business Council and Chairman of CropLife Pakistan. He is also a member of the board of Directors of the Rotary Club of Karachi Metropolitan. Mr. Arshad is a graduate from the London School of Economics and Political Sciences, with a specialization in International Trade and Development.