Alumni Profiles

Syed Mudassar Hussain

Organization Information

Cupola is Development Capital and Operations Group with a specific regional focus, recognized for its dynamic in capital activities, consumer markets, and industrial projects and in the information sector with the capacity of more than 2,300 employees. Cupola Pakistan is the operational entity focused on development of consumer and retail markets in Pakistan. The group’s success has been in creating a portfolio of franchisees in the region in sectors like food, entertainment consumer and business service. Currently following brands are working under the umbrella of Cupola Pakistan.
• KFC (International chain of fast food restaurants)
• Casa Bakers (Chain of Modern Bakery)
• Indulge (Chain of Middle East Food)
• My Super Store (Departmental Store)
• LalQila (Chain of restaurants showcasing the grandeur Mughal Era)

Describe the work that you do in your role

I plan, direct, and coordinate the human resource management activities to maximize the strategic use of human capital by maintain HR functions, such as;

Recruitment & Selection
Performance Management
Compensation & Benefits
Training & Development
Human Resource Branding
HR Audit

Indicate previous experience and/or areas of career proficiency/achievenments

I had also done job in a NGO ACTED Pakistan as a logistics officer. Its been great learning of professional knowledge as well as of cultural norms and values.
I been deployed at different city of Pakistan mainly Rajan Pur, D. G Khan, Sawat Chakdara. Although i was not with supply chain background a but i have learned a lot about logistic and procurement from that job.

Describe your success in your professional life and achievements

Best Employee of the Tenure (ACTED Pakistan)
Part of Best Team in-house challenge (Cupola Pakistan)
Won Best Kitchen Award in-house challenge(Cupola Pakistan)
Received Award and Cash recognition on inauguration of LALQILA
Implementation of Human Resource Information system at Cupola Pakitan Ltd.

Write your activities and achievement if you were member of any club or society in UMT?

I been never a member of any club or society in UMT

What do you remember about your time in ILM / IMT /UMT?

I had good Teachers during my academic program. I have learnt precious and technical knowledge from my teacher specially from Sir Naveed Yazdani, Dr. Rasheed Kausar and my mentor Sir Aqeel Ahmed. Today i am on my way to success just because of my beloved and respectful teachers.