Alumni Profiles

Hafiz Abdul Ghaffar

Organization Information

The Punjab Information Technology Board, an autonomous body set by Government of the Punjab, provides the foundation for Punjab’s innovation economy. The Board aims at not only modernizing the governance techniques through transparency induced methods but also at increasing the digital literacy of the citizens among many other services. PITB is committed to effectively and efficiently provide IT services and infrastructure to the government and local and international businesses.

As the Province’s technology spearhead, PITB is responsible for maintaining the foundational IT infrastructure and system of Punjab i.e. a data center for hosting along with managing official email identities. Our organization has provided systems and solutions that have positively impacted the Health, Education and Law & Order sectors of the province. Moreover, PITB’s immense efforts towards better and transparent mobile governance reforms have been acknowledged globally as well, for instance recently the World Bank’s President appreciated our mobile governance reforms at the World Bank’s Daylight Dialogue’ 2014 in Philippines. Additionally, PITB is striving to promote entrepreneurship culture in the country along with capacity building of both professionals (public and private sector) and students from across Pakistan.

PITB has laudably achieved success and has effectively worked towards the aims and objectives under which it was formed.

Describe the work that you do in your role

I am working as a Biomedical Engineer on project of Revamping of Hospitals since Aug 2017. My duties are to integerate all Electro Medical Machines in Hospitals of Punjab with Hospital Information & Management System (HIMS), an Application desigen by Punjab Information Technology.

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

-Radiant Medical PVT LTD Lahore
I worked almost six years here in this company as Biomedical Engineer. I was expert in laser and imaging technologies.

Describe your success in your professional life and achievements

- I am working as a Team Lead.
- I have attended technical/Service trainings arranged my ARC Lasers, Germany in Bali Indonesia.
- I have attended many conferences on National level and represent my company there in different areas of Pakistan.

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

I was active member of Social Welfare Society (SWS) at UMT. We manage many activities in University at that time.

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

Alot of things i remeber about UMT. Our batch was the first batch when we shift in new building of Johar Town and i cant forget that time.