The current key staff consists of:

Sanaa Baxamoosa is an environmental practitioner with more than 9 years of experience in the water sector. She graduated with a degree in Environmental Studies from Hampshire College, MA in 2007. Currently she is pursuing a MSc. in Sustainable Development from Center for Development, Environment and Policy, SOAS, University of London. She has been working with Hisaar Foundation since 2009 in various roles and capacities as an integral member of the team. She is also the Secretary of the Think Tank on the Rational Use of Water and Convener of the Universities for Water Network and Country Network Manager of Cap-Net Pakistan.

Ms. Sanaa Baxamoosa

General Manager

Ms. Sanaa Baxamoosa

General Manager

Sanaa Baxamoosa is an environmental practitioner with more than 9 years of experience in the water sector. She graduated with a degree in Environmental Studies from Hampshire College, MA in 2007. Currently she is pursuing a MSc. in Sustainable Development from Center for Development, Environment and Policy, SOAS, University of London. She has been working with Hisaar Foundation since 2009 in various roles and capacities as an integral member of the team. She is also the Secretary of the Think Tank on the Rational Use of Water and Convener of the Universities for Water Network and Country Network Manager of Cap-Net Pakistan.

Mr. Syed Aatir Jilani

Assistant Manager, Finance & Human Resources

Mr. Jilani has more than 14 years of experience in finance and accounting, internal audit, budget and costing, cash flow management and human resources. Mr. Jilani holds a MBA in Finance & Accounts from Preston Institute of Management Science & Technology and is currently pursuing a professional degree in Cost and Management Accounting. Prior to this, Mr. Jilani has served as the Chief Accountant at Unicorn Enterprises and Senior Associate Consultant at Grant Thornton, Karachi.

Mr. Syed Aatir Jilani

Assistant Manager, Finance & Human Resources

Mr. Jilani has more than 14 years of experience in finance and accounting, internal audit, budget and costing, cash flow management and human resources. Mr. Jilani holds a MBA in Finance & Accounts from Preston Institute of Management Science & Technology and is currently pursuing a professional degree in Cost and Management Accounting. Prior to this, Mr. Jilani has served as the Chief Accountant at Unicorn Enterprises and Senior Associate Consultant at Grant Thornton, Karachi.

Ms Hashmi has a Masters Degree in Geography from University of Karachi. Her research at Hisaar concentrates on areas that have relevance to women’s empowerment, gender mainstreaming, social development, water, environment, sanitation and health, irrigation, drainage, food security, climate change, transport and mobility, and related areas. As a secretary conference academic committee she has recently been actively involved in up-coming international water conference organizing by Hisaar Foundation.

Ms. Kausar Hashmi

Manager Research and Documentation

Ms. Kausar Hashmi

Manager Research and Documentation

Ms Hashmi has a Masters Degree in Geography from University of Karachi. Her research at Hisaar concentrates on areas that have relevance to women’s empowerment, gender mainstreaming, social development, water, environment, sanitation and health, irrigation, drainage, food security, climate change, transport and mobility, and related areas. As a secretary conference academic committee she has recently been actively involved in up-coming international water conference organizing by Hisaar Foundation.

Mr Ahmed Hussain Palwa

Assistant Manager Programs

Mr. Palwa is responsible for all office management, implementation and execution of all procurement activities. Ahmed is a graduate of University of Karachi and went to London for further studies and attended City College of London and Oxford business College for Business Management and Administration. He has over 20 years of experience in accounts and administration and has worked with Frobel’s Education Centre, Raasta Development Consultants, Boots and Visage Innovations previously.

Mr Ahmed Hussain Palwa

Assistant Manager Programs

Mr. Palwa is responsible for all office management, implementation and execution of all procurement activities. Ahmed is a graduate of University of Karachi and went to London for further studies and attended City College of London and Oxford business College for Business Management and Administration. He has over 20 years of experience in accounts and administration and has worked with Frobel’s Education Centre, Raasta Development Consultants, Boots and Visage Innovations previously.

Daniya is a graduate of London School of Economics and Lahore University of Management Sciences with a Masters in Economics. Her focus area has been development and poverty. She carries out independent research and has worked with TCF and University of Vanderbilt previously. At Hisaar Foundation her work focuses on researching the water and environment issues as well as business development for various projects in Thar and Karachi. She is also the secretary for management and steering committee for the upcoming Third International Water Conference 2017.

Ms. Daniya Khalid

Research and Communication Associate

Ms. Daniya Khalid

Research and Communication Associate

Daniya is a graduate of London School of Economics and Lahore University of Management Sciences with a Masters in Economics. Her focus area has been development and poverty. She carries out independent research and has worked with TCF and University of Vanderbilt previously.  At Hisaar Foundation her work focuses on researching the water and environment issues as well as business development for various projects in Thar and Karachi. She is also the secretary for management and steering committee for the upcoming Third International Water Conference 2017.

Mr Nadeem Siddiqui

Networking Officer

Mr Siddiqui has been associated with Hisaar for the previous 10 years and is responsible for logistics and event management.

Mr Nadeem Siddiqui

Networking Officer

Mr Siddiqui has been associated with Hisaar for the previous 10 years and is responsible for logistics and event management.