Join Our Esteemed Circle of Mentors and Empower the Next Generation of Leaders

Our Guiding Stars: Shaping the Future of Business

In the ever-evolving landscape of business and entrepreneurship, the role of a mentor transcends the boundaries of simple guidance. At the Youth Chamber of Commerce Pakistan, our mentors are the lighthouses guiding the ambitious ships of young professionals and emerging entrepreneurs towards the shores of success and innovation.
Our esteemed circle of mentors comprises visionary leaders, seasoned business professionals, and pioneering entrepreneurs who are not just thought leaders in their respective fields but are also passionate about empowering the youth. They are the architects of the future, shaping minds with their wisdom, experience, and insights, fostering a culture of excellence, resilience, and ethical leadership.
Becoming a mentor with the Youth Chamber of Commerce Pakistan is an opportunity to leave a lasting impact on the business landscape of tomorrow. It's a chance to impart your knowledge, nurture potential, and help young minds navigate the complexities of the professional world. Your guidance can spark innovation, encourage sustainable practices, and drive social change, creating a legacy that transcends the conventional measures of success.
We invite you to join our mission to empower the youth by sharing your journey, challenges, and victories. Your involvement can inspire confidence, ignite ambition, and cultivate a community of leaders who are not only equipped to face the future but are also motivated to shape it for the better.

Your expertise and insights are invaluable. Become a mentor with the Youth Chamber of Commerce Pakistan and play a pivotal role in building a thriving, responsible, and dynamic business community. Together, we can create a brighter, more inclusive future for business in Pakistan and beyond.

YCCP Mentors

Muhammad Yaseen
PhD - Information Management

About Mentor

Muhammad Yaseen Khan is a PhD. in Information Management with more than 20 years of professional experience.


  • Working as Chief Librarian in Mirpur University of Science and Technology in Mirpur from 30-05-2014 to till now in BPS-18 having (10) years of Professional Experience.
  • Associated with Allama Iqbal Open University Mirpur Campus as a Resource person and tutor of BS and MLIS programs for the last eight years.
  • Delivered part time paid lecture at in Mohi-ud-Din Islamic University from 20th November 2009 to 16th January 2014.
  • Worked as Librarian in Law, Justice, Parliamentary Affairs & Human Rights Civil Secretariat Muzaffarabad from 1st of August 2007 to 29th May 2014 in BPS-17 having (07) years of professional experience.
  • Worked at The City School Organization as A Librarian from 15th September 2003 to 20th April 2007.
  • Worked at Greenwich University as A Librarian (Evening) from Feb 2003 to 27 June 2006.



  • PhD. Scholar (Information Management 2020 – 2023) University of Sargodha
  • M.Phil. in Library & Information Science (2017 – 2019) The University of Sargodha.
  • LL.M (Legum Megister 2013 – 2014) University of AJK
  • M.A. (Political Science 2011 – 2012) University of AJK
  • LLB (Legum Baccarlorous 2010) University of AJK
  • MLIS (Master in Library and Information Sciences – 2002) University of Karachi
  • BLIS (Bachelors in Library and Information Sciences 2001) University of Karachi
  • B.A. in Economics from the University of Karachi in 1999
  • F.Sc. from S.M. Science College Karachi in 1997



  • Established a new Central Library building at Mirpur University of Science and Technology (MUST) city campus in consultation with the Higher Education Commission, Pakistan.
  • Established eight (08) new Departmental Libraries in consultation with top management of Mirpur University of Science & Technology (MUST) Mirpur, AJK.
  • Won six HEC grants worth nine million during the last eight years.

Trainings Conducted

  • Organized the three days certification course for Lawyers and Law Graduates of MUST in December 2018.
  • Organized the three days Library Automation and Management Training at MUST AJ&K.
  • Managed and organized the 3rd National Annual Book Fair at Mirpur University of Science & Technology in November 2017.
  • Organized HEC 15 years celebration, one day book fair at Ali Ahmed Shah Central Library (MUST) Mirpur in October 2017.

Dr. Taskeen Iqbal
PhD - Botany
Dr. Taskeen Iqbal

About Mentor

As a passionate and dedicated educator, I have been enriching the field of Botany for over 20 years. With my PhD in Botany, I combine academic rigor with a deep love for the natural world, inspiring students and colleagues alike at the Government Boys Post Graduate College in Bagh, Azad Kashmir.


Lecturer in Botany – 2004 to Present

Govt Boys Post Graduate College, Bagh, Azad Kashmir. Renowned for his innovative teaching methods and dedication to student success.

US Aid Teacher Trainer – 2008 – 2010

Spearheaded training programs, enhancing teaching methodologies in botany and environmental sciences.

Pre-Step Trainer – 2012 – 2013

Facilitated advanced training sessions, focusing on curriculum development and pedagogical strategies in botany.


PhD in Botany – 2016 – 2019

Accomplished at the University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir, Muzaffarabad. My doctoral research contributed significantly to the field, focusing on advanced botanical studies and ecosystem analysis.

MPhil in Botany – 2013 – 2015

Focused on advanced research in plant sciences, contributing to the broader understanding of botanic systems.


  • Published numerous papers on plant biology and ecosystem conservation.
  • Led several field research projects, contributing to the conservation of local plant species in Azad Kashmir.
  • Organized and participated in national and international conferences, advocating for environmental education and sustainability.

My Vision

I am committed to cultivating a deeper understanding and appreciation of botany among students. I seek a future where education in plant sciences plays a pivotal role in environmental stewardship and sustainable living.

I. K. Lodhi
Financial & Management Expert
I. K. Lodhi

About Mentor

Mr. I.K. LODHI is Chairman Executive Board of Partnerships and Fellows at NBB TC HOLDING Pakistan, and Country Representative Pakistan and Advisor, ICCCT Limited ADGM, Abu Dhabi. He is UK trained and qualified financial & management expert with over 45 years of cross-continental experience throughout the value chain he has assembled, transformed, and led multi-cultural and multi-skilled corporate rehabilitation teams to deliver on strategic projects. Has successfully, overseen business ventures restructuring, rehabilitation, Merger & Acquisitions and supply chain management in UK, USA, Iraq, and Pakistan.

Professional Portfolio

Mr. Lodhi has been involved in managing large industrial assets across their lifecycle and managing the internal control and financial systems of large banks. He is also, well-versed with analyzing business activities and creating new opportunities for improving financial performance of banking, industrial and start ups sectors. His core strength lies in seamlessly integrating all ends of the large process manufacturing industries and financial institutions to deliver on key objectives of sustainable growth, innovative strategies, and generating long-term value.


In his inspiring career Mr. Lodhi has served as CEO and CFO of Pakistan Steel Mills, one of the largest industrial facilities in Pakistan. He has also been SEVP & CFO at Agricultural Development Bank, CFO, Chief Internal Auditor & SVP at Pakistan Industrial Credit & Investment Corporation (PICIC), CEO of PICIC Modaraba, CFO & Company Secretary at IKB International PLC,  London UK, Group Executive Director & Advisor to the Chairman at Yousuf Dewan Group of Companies, Executive Director at Juniper Advisors, Consultant to Green Energy, Honorary Consultant Trade & Investment at Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP), Honorary Director Business Development at Frontier Works Organization the construction and engineering arm of Pakistan Army.


Other than his qualifications and training in Chartered Accountancy from Chantrey Vellacott DFK (London) and MBA from American University, Washington  Mr. Lodhi graduated with number of prestigious qualifications including Business Strategies for Social Impact from The Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania), Global Trends for Business and Society from The Wharton School (University of Pennsylvania), and Strategic Innovation: Building and Sustaining Innovative Organizations from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


Dr. Javeed Akhtar
PhD - Chemistry
Dr. Javeed Akhtar

About Mentor

Working as Associate Professor in the department of chemistry, Mirpur university of science and technology (MUST) AJK Pakistan. My group is working in the area of fabrication of nanostructured materials ( metal oxides. metal chalcogenides, perovskites) and their applications as photocatalysts, solar cells, and energy storage devices. CVD, AACVD, MOCVD, LPCVD, CBD, ED.


Associate Professor

Mirpur University of Science and Technology (MUST)

Associate Professor New Mirpur City January 2018 – Present

Department of Physics, COMSATS University Islamabad

Assistant Professor

September 2011 – December 2017
Department of chemistry, Quaid-I-Azam university

Assistant Professor

Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory September 2010 – September 2011
Federal Postgraduate college (Men), H-9.

Lecturer in chemistry

Islamabad, Islamabad Capital Territory May 2003 – October 2006

Administrative Experience

  1. Director of Advanced Studies and Research Board (ASRB), MUST AJK Pakistan (2018- 2021)
  2. Proctor of Department of Physics, COMSATS CIIT Islamabad (2014-2017)
  3. In-charge of Exam Affairs of department of Physics (2012 to 2017)
  4. Secretary of Exam– Time table committee of department of Physics (2015-2017)
  5. BSc Lab in charge (2004-2006)

Teaching Experience:

Teaching is my passion and I have been involved in teaching at various level. I have taught chemistry to O level / A level (Cambridge university) in Beacon house school system (1999- 2002) Rawalpindi.

I have served as lecturer in chemistry at F.G postgraduate college (Men) H[1]9 Islamabad (2003-2006) where i taught chemistry at gradua1on level. I also worked as assistant professor in department of chemistry, Quaid e Azam University Islamabad for one year (2010-2011) under interim placement of fresh PhD program (HEC).

I taught the courses including Introduc1on to nano-science & technology, chemistry of natural product, fundamentals of biochemistry and retro synthesis (PhD/M.Phil./M.Sc.). Moreover, i taught organic polymer chemistry course (PhD/ M.Phil.) at Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) Islamabad (Jun-Dec-2011).


School of Chemistry – The University of Manchester – PhD in Chemistry (Sep 2010)

Department of Chemistry – Quaid-e-Azam University – M Phil in Chemistry (Sep 2004)

Department of Chemistry – University of Azad Jammu and Kashmir – M Sc (Sep 1999)

Projects & Grants

  1. Novel Approaches to Deposi1on of Semiconductor Thin Films for Solar Energy Applications (0.5 million rupees, Department of chemistry, QAU Islamabad). No: PMIPFP/HRD/HEC/2011/0585 Islamabad, March 16,2011.
  2. Phase and Composi1on Controlled Deposi1on of Copper Sulfide Nanostructures, grant number 16– 61/CRGP/ CIIT/IBD /12/943 (0.2 Million PKR) Department of Physics, COMSATS University Islamabad).
  3. Fabrication of nano channels for sensing applica1ons, NRUP-HEC-Project #20-3020/R & D/HEC/14/ 654 (2.1M PkRs, Department of Physics, COMSATS university Islamabad). This project was selected among 7 best completed projects out of 358 by PCST in 2018.


International level

  1. Dr. Muhammad Azad Malik, school of chemistry and Materials science centre the university of Manchester Uk, M13 9PL
  2. Prof. Paul O’Brien, school of chemistry and Materials science centre the university ofManchester Uk, M13 9PL
  3. Prof. Dr. Neerish Revaprasadu Professor of Chemistry and SARCHi Chair of Nanotechnology Department of Chemistry University of Zululand South Africa.
  4. Arth Podhorodecki Wroclaw University of Technology Institute of Physics, Wroclaw University of Technology Wroclaw, Poland.
  5. Dr. Mohammad Afzaal, Center of Research Excellence in Renewable Energy, KFUPM No: 1292, Dhahran, 31261 Saudi Arabia

National level

  1. Dr. Muhammad Sher, Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry Allama Iqbal Open University H-8 Islamabad, Pakistan.
  2. Dr. Rana Farhat, Assistant Professor Department of Chemistry Education University DGK, Pakistan.
  3. Al-Frabi institute, Electrical Engineering Department, International Islamic University, Islamabad.


  1. Merit scholarship in Matric and M.SC.
  2. Gold medal in M.Sc.
  3. My paper “Low Temperature CVD Growth of PbS Films on Plas1c Substrates” has been selected most accessed and hot paper in Chemical Communication, Feb. 2011.
  4. Uzma Ilays Best poster Award on Graphene Oxide Based Nanocomposite: A Versatile Platform for Novel Applications, 1st Conference on Emerging Materials and Processes( August 22-24, 2013) arranged by School of Chemical and Materials Engineering (SCME) National University of Sciences and Technology – (NUST) Islamabad, Pakistan


  1. Member of Society of Chemical Industry (SCI) (2008-2010)
  2. Member of Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) (2007-2009)
  3. Member of American Chemical Society (ACS)
  4. Member of Material Research Society (MRS)
  5. Members of chemical society of Pakistan