Published On: Tue, Dec 24th, 2013
Published in Category: Islamabad

Aamir Naseem joins OGRA as Member Gas

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ISLAMABAD: Former senior General Manager Sui Northern Gas Pipelines (SNGPL) Aamir Naseem, Monday, joined the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) as Member Gas. Naseem brings expertise and experience in the field of gas drawn from his 33 years’ long career that he spent in the state owned gas company right after graduating from University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore in 1980.

He has also attended a number of job related courses both inland and abroad and made high value contributions to the operation and management of the gas company. During his consolidated career at SNGPL spanning over three decades, he served at various positions in including senior management cadre on the company. Having competence to deal with issues pertaining to gas distribution/ transmission, operation, measurement and management, he seems to be an ample choice of the government as Member Gas OGRA.

According to OGRA Spokesperson, he is a dedicated hard working and honest officer, therefore, it is anticipated that he will prove to be a good addition in OGRA and help to further improve its working. With the appointment of Member Gas, OGRA is now full of legal prerequisite to quorum; minimum three member including the Chairman

It is pertinent to recall here that the gas utilities had challenged composition of the Authority as being deficient of the minimum number of members as required for the quorum prescribed in the OGRA Ordinance 2002.
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