Alumni Profiles

Umaimah Riaz

Organization Information

Pakistan Brtiain Business Council is an International Council based in UK. PBBC was formed by President Parvez Musharraf and Prime Minister Tony Blair in 2002 for promoting bilateral trade between UK and Pakistan. This organisation offer advice and promote activity for healthy growth across all aspects of commercial and investment relationship between two countries.

Describe the work that you do in your role

As a Chief Coordinator of PBBC my main responsibilities are Relationship Management/Key Account Management by establishing relationship with key UK stakeholders; companies, sector groups, multiplier channels etc. Also to carry out all administrative tasks as assigned by the Senior Management based in Pakistan and UK forIdentifying and recruiting potential businesses for UK Events for B2B, Due diligence support to UK companies, Off the shelve information to UK companies, Supporting regular enquiries from the UK companies, Programme arranging assistance for the VIP / UK visitors, Arranging / assisting business networking event. Moreover, I also produce monthly Newsletter for PBBC.

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

I am Leading Operations of an Education Consultancy firm "The Next Premier Consultants".
I am also an IELTS Instructor and have trained students across the border.
Another portfolio I have is I am a Corporate Trainer for Communication Skills and have trained 100+ Employees of a US Based IT Firm Speridian Technologies

Describe your success in your professional life and achievements

I have worked on startups. Being a core team member of PBBC and The Next I have been a part to establish their presence in Pakistan and Punjab respectively. I have produced a Newsletter for PBBC which is now being circulated in Top Diplomatic Sector and Business Community in both UK and Pakistan.

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

It was great and worthy. I have been through memorable learning process during my time in UMT. The teaching staff was indeed very cooperative.