Shahab Khalid

Shahab Khalid
Country Representative, Pakistan

Shahab Khalid is the Country Representative for International Alert in Pakistan, providing strategic, management support and technical backstopping within the Pakistan and regional programmes.

Over a span of seven years at Alert, he has built upon his skills around programme management, advocacy and influencing, fundraising, research and analysis. He is an experienced professional, who is a peacebuilder at heart, and has built his skills and expertise on the cross-roads between conflict, governance and socio-economic development. He has proven his leadership and effectiveness in difficult and volatile operating contexts.

He has a graduate degree in Political Science from Lahore University of Management Sciences and a post-graduate qualification from Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Data, Economics and Development Policy. He has a strong qualitative and quantitative research background and a growing expertise and interest in data sciences for peacebuilding sector.