Rear Admiral (Retired) Syed Ahmed Baqar, HI (M)

Chief Executive (CE), INFAQ Foundation & CDSS.

  • Served Pakistan Navy of about 39 years (1964 – 2003).
  • Held important command, staff and instructional appointments at sea and ashore including Deputy Chief of Naval Staff (Training & Personnel), Commander  Karachi, Principal Secretary to the Chief and Directing Staff at National Defence College.
  • Commanded several PN Ships, an establishment and Destroyers’ Squadron.
  • Attended numerous professional courses in Pakistan and abroad.
  • Held the position of Advisor Education & Training, Bahria Foundation where he was responsible for education audit/monitoring for chain of nearly 3 dozens colleges all over Pakistan, planning business interest through educational and training projects in Pakistan and abroad and implementing and monitoring quality assurance in Bahria Colleges.
  • Served as Member, Sindh Public Service Commission and its Member (Examination) from 2003 to 2008.
  • Did Masters in Science (Defence & Strategic Studies) from Quaid-e-Azam University, Islamabad.
  • Joined CDSS in 2008 as Chief Operating Officer placing his rich and diversified experience at the disposal of the Centre for academic and management leadership of respective teams.
  • It’s never too late! IETC – Education for Girls
    INFAQ Education & Training Centre (IETC) was established in August 2003 with a purpose to train the teachers for Korangi Academy. As the Centre sailed through its journey it experienced avenues which could lead the challenging tasks that lay ahead. It found out that the environment existing in the community needed INFAQ’s attention and support […]
  • Bridging the Digital Divide to Empower Parents & Students
    The management of KA took two initiatives to bridge-up the digital divide to enable digital learning, as briefly described & illustrated below: a.On Thursday, 17th December, 2020 50 OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) XO-4 (touch) Laptops were issued (on a…Read more ›
  • Teachers’ in-house Capacity Building Programs
    During the difficult time of Covid-19 pandemic, KA arranged the following training programs of multiple levels & durations for capacity building of its teachers: 1.The English Skills Enhancement course conducted by Mr. Rizwan Amjad.            …Read more ›
  • Re-opening of KA under Covid-19 SOPs
    KA resumed its educational activities from Tuesday, 15th September, 2020 for the classes IX to XII under a strict adherence with zero tolerance by staff, faculty and students of the school to the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) promulgated by the…Read more ›