Aasim Siddiqui

Chairman, All Pakistan Shipping Association (APSA)

Bio:
Aasim Siddiqui has actively developed various transport and logistics projects in Pakistan in the last 20 years.  He is currently the Group Managing Director of Marine Group of Companies, which is the biggest and most diversified business group in the shipping, logistics and cargo handling industry in Pakistan.  He is also on the board of directors of other 14 companies of the group. The signature projects of Mr. Siddiqui include; Pakistan International Container Terminal (PICT), the only public listed container terminal of Pakistan, which is now operated as part of ICTSI terminals; Pakistan International Bulk Terminal (PIBT) the first modern coal/cement terminal also a public listed company in the Karachi stock exchange and Pakistan Intermodal Ltd. (PIL), Pakistan’s first private freight train operator connecting the ports with the inland container depots through rail-road linkages which is going to be commissioned in 2015. For last four years Mr. Siddiqui has also been actively running various CSR programs under an NGO, Organisation for Social Development Initiatives (OSDI), which is working on poverty alleviation in the rural areas of Pakistan. Aasim Siddiqui is also a part of the executive committee of the All Pakistan Shipping Association (APSA) and is playing a significant role in the development of shipping and logistics industry of Pakistan.