Education

  • Study on Willingness to Pay & Affordability, TCF
  • Impact Assessment Study of “Capacity Building of Teachers Training Institutions and Training of Elementary School Teachers in Sindh Province”- PMU – Education & Literacy Department, Government of Sindh
  • Third Party Validation of Girls’ Stipend in Schools in Sindh for Education & Literacy Department, Government of Sindh
  • Third Party Validation of School Management Committees in Schools in Sindh Education & Literacy Department, Government of Sindh
  • The British Council: Evaluation of Long Term Outcomes (ELTO)
  • Market Sizing of Computer Based Exams and Strategy/Delivery Options to Increase Market Share in Pakistan for British Council
  • British Council Survey on English Language Testing Needs
  • Market Analysis to Enhance Employment and Enrolment of Students to Plastic Technology Centre (PTC) for JICA
  • Funding Proposal and Workshop for IBA Centre of Excellence
  • Voice of IBA – Employee Climate Survey
  • Strategic Planning for Pakistan Coalition for Education (PCE)
  • Monitoring and Evaluation of Education Sector Reform Assistance (ESRA) Program – USAID
  • Development of a Five Year Comprehensive Business Plan for Teachers Resource Centre (TRC)

 

Health

  • Baseline Survey of Implementation of the Nutrition-Sensitive Component (ER-3) of the Programme for Improved Nutrition in Sindh (PINS) for Rural Support Programmes Network (RSPN)
  • Baseline View: Out of Pocket Health Expenditure, District Faisalabad for BISP Health Insurance Programme for World Bank
  • Data Collection for Protecting Pakistan’s Poor against Health Shocks in Disasters for World Bank
  • Technical Assistance for Capacity Building in Midwifery, Information and Logistics (TACMIL) funded by USAID
  • Mid-Term Assessment of the Pakistan Initiative for Mothers and New-borns (PAIMAN) Project for Pakistan Voluntary Health and Nutrition Association (PAVHNA)
  • Benchmark Survey for Issues Related to Reproductive Health Initiatives for Youth in Asia for UNFPA (RHIYA)
  • Nationwide Comparative Research of the Outreach Clinical Laboratory Market in Pakistan for Aga Khan University Hospital
  • Review of Al Razi Healthcare (ARH) Operations and Strategy
  • Health Maintenance Organization System for AsiaCare
  • Focus Group for Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH)
  • Evaluating the Demand for Health Services for Aga Khan Health Service Pakistan (AKHSP)
  • Report on Long Term Operational Assistance for Children’s Hospital, Quetta
  • Third Party Evaluation of Autonomous Hospitals for the Government of Punjab
  • Reproductive Health Profile Study of Takhtbhai, Kohat and Bannu for Pakistan Voluntary Health and Nutrition Authority (PAVHNA)
  • Technical and Operational Restructuring of Orthopaedic and Medical Institute Karachi
  • Feasibility for Setting up a Gynaecology Hospital
  • Review of the Personnel Management System for the Government of Sindh’s Social Action Program Project, The World Bank
  • Survey of General Practitioners on Family Planning Practices for Social Marketing Pakistan
  • Situation Analysis and Marketing Survey of Intrauterine Devices in Karachi for Population Services International, Pakistan
  • Community Health Financing Sustainability Study for the Aga Khan Health Services, Pakistan (AKHSP)
  • Healthcare Development Project/Northern Health Project funded by the World Bank
  • Health Financing and Sustainability (HFS) Project – Feasibility for Development of Private Health Insurance in Papua New Guinea
  • Feasibility Report On Network Based Health Care System for Pakistan Healthcare Corporation
  • Policy Options for Financing Health Services in Pakistan, Health Financing & Sustainability (HFS) Project for USAID/Abt Associates
  • Development of a Strategic Plan for a 100 Bed Murshid Hospital and Health Care Centre, Karachi
  • Development of Financial Monitoring Systems for a Hospital Group

 

 Water, Environment & Sanitation (WES)

  • Third Party Validation – Water Environment and Sanitation (WES) for UNICEF
  • Decentralization Support Program, Improving Solid Waste Management (SWM) Services at TMA Level for Government of Sindh
  • WES Baseline Survey in Sindh for UNICEF
  • KAP Study on Rural Water Supply and Sanitation for Government of AJK

 

Social Protection

  • Targeting Survey – National Socio-Economic Registry Update – Phase-I, Cluster C (Sindh & Baluchistan) for Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP)
  • Baseline Study Baluchistan under Multi Donor Trust Fund for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, FATA and Baluchistan for World Bank
  • Impact Assessment of PPAF Communities and Skills Training Programs Delivered to CSOs/NGOs for PPAF
  • Situation Analysis and Baseline Surveys for Poverty Reduction through Rural Development in KPK, FATA and Baluchistan for PPAF
  • Poverty Scorecard-Survey in Shangla, Bannu, Kohistan, Dir, Sanghar and Ghotki for Benazir Income Support Program, World Bank and PPAF
  • Market Assessment and Prototype Product Design for the Low Income Housing Finance Market in Pakistan for Acumen Fund

 

Microfinance

  • Development of a Strategic Direction for Sindh Agricultural and Forestry Workers Coordinating Organization (SAFWCO)
  • Strategic Planning for Transformation for KASHF Foundation
  • Technical Assistance on the Micro – Financing Program for NGOs/MFIs, Rural Community Development Society (RCDS)
  • Technical Assistance on the Micro-Financing Programme of NGOs/MFIs, NRSP
  • Technical Assistance on the Micro – Financing Program for NGOs/MFIs, HANDS

 

Gender

  • Gender Assessment for USAID’s Office of Economic Growth and Agriculture (EGA)
  • Nationwide Gender Analysis for Office of Stabilization and Governance (OSG) for USAID
  • Consultation on Women’s Employment Concerns, Pakistan (WEC-PK) Project for Employer Federation of Pakistan
  • Baseline Survey of Promotion of Women Rights and Capacity Development Project (PWRCDP) in Punjab for Community Support Concern (CSC)
  • UNICEF Analysis of Madadgar Data on Human Right Violations

 

Other Social Sector Projects

  • Pakistan Off-Grid Lighting Consumer Perception Study for IFC/World Bank
  • Aman Foundation Brainstorming Session with Social Sector Experts
  • Enhancing Access and Rural Electrification – Cost, Benefits and Willingness to Pay, World Bank
  • Developing Competitive Textile Enterprise for 21st Century Pakistan, Pakistan Institute of Trade and Development (PITAD)
  • Devolution Support Study for the National Reconstruction Bureau – UNDP
  • Self Help Program for USAID
  • Assistance to the UNDCP in Monitoring and Verification Activities in the Dir District Development Programme (DDDP) Project
  • Development of Recruitment Manual for UNDP Project Staff, Pakistan
  • Project Monitoring of the Provisions Introduced by ILO for Eradication of Child Labour Usage in the Sports Industry
  • UNDP Funded Evaluation Test of Election Officers for Election Commission of Pakistan

 

Executive Search

  • Recruitment of Chief Risk Officer for Telenor Microfinance Bank
  • Recruitment of Head of Legal & Partnerships for Daraz
  • Recruitment of Country Manager for CDC Group
  • Recruitment of Company Secretary & Chief Financial Officer for PMIC
  • Recruitment of Senior Management Team for UBL
  • Recruitment of Head of HR & OD for Engro Corp
  • Recruitment of Chief Executive Officer and Head of Corporate Finance & Advisory for BMA Capital
  • Recruitment of Managing Director/ Chief Executive Officer for OGDCL
  • Recruitment of Chief Executive Officer for Monet
  • Recruitment of Chief Executive Officer for PPL
  • Recruitment of CFO, Head of Marketing & Public Relations & Head of IT Operations for SilkBank
  • Recruitment & Selection for a Senior Management Position for Karandaaz Pakistan
  • Recruitment of Chief Executive Officer for United National Bank
  • Recruitment of Chief Executive Officer for Pakistan Business Council
  • Recruitment of Head of Marketing and Head of Training for Bank Alfalah
  • Appointment of Board Members and Senior Management Staff for Asiacare
  • Recruitment of Head of HR for GlaxoSmithKline
  • Recruitment of Managing Director for Karachi Stock Exchange
  • Recruitment of Managing Director for Pakistan Mercantile Exchange
  • Bulk Recruitment for Mid-Level Staff for ENI
  • Recruitment of Head Of Human Resources, Head of Lubricants, Head of Marketing and DGM Organizational Development for Pakistan State Oil
  • One-year Contract of Recruitment of Junior and Mid-Level Management Position for Tethyan Copper Company
  • One-year Contract of Recruitment of Junior and Mid-Level Management Position for Indus Refinery Ltd
  • Recruitment of Chief Operating Officer for OMV
  • Recruitment of Chief Operating Officer for Orient Petroleum

 

Human Resource Management and Organization Development

Banking and Finance

  • Workload Analysis and Job Evaluation for Pakistan Microfinance Investment Company (PMIC)
  • Study on Market Trends of Increments & Bonus in 2018, Pakistan Microfinance Investment Company
  • CEO Salary Survey, U Microfinance Bank
  • Study on Market Trends of Increments & Bonus in 2017, Pakistan Microfinance Investment Company
  • Rationalizing Job Families & Development of Competency Profiles and Interview Guidelines for UBL – Retail Banking, United Bank Limited
  • Developing PMIC’s Human Resource Management for Pakistan Microfinance Investment Company
  • Employee Engagement Survey 2016 for SBP BSC
  • Punjab General Sales Tax on Services, Training Needs Assessment of Punjab Revenue Authority
  • Development of Governance and Human Resource Management System and Manual for NRSP Microfinance Bank
  • Developing Job Profiles and Conducting Job Evaluations for the Karachi Stock Exchange
  • Human Resource Audit for National Insurance Corporation Limited (NICL)
  • Employee Opinion Survey for MCB
  • Designing Human Resource Management Strategy for MCB 2008-2010
  • Compensation and Benefits Study for Pak Kuwait (Pvt) Limited
  • Salary Survey for Pak Oman
  • Salary Survey for Pak-Libya Holding Company
  • Management Audit of Zarai Taraqiati Bank Limited (ZTBL)
  • Assessment of UBL Personnel for Career Planning and Integration
  • Restructuring of United Bank Limited, “HR Turnaround” Strategy
  • Diagnostic Study of the Human Resource Management System and Development Assessment of Key Personnel for the Pakistan Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation Ltd. (PICIC)
  • Buy Side Due Diligence of Human Resource Management of Allied Bank Limited (ABL) for Askari Bank
  • Development of a Comprehensive HRM System and Change Management Strategy for Mashreq Bank
  • Organizational Development Audit Of Pak Libya Holding Company (Pvt.) limited

 

Other HR Projects

  • Developing Job Descriptions and Conducting Job Evaluations for Nishat Mills Ltd
  • Organizational Assessment and Restructuring for Multan Electric Power Company, USAID funded Power Distribution Program
  • HR Audit to Assess HRM Policies & Procedure for Pakistan State Oil
  • Designing and Administering of Development Centres for Syngenta, Pakistan
  • HR Consultancy Services for Job Profiling and Organization Structure for Asia Petroleum
  • HR Consultancy Services for Job Profiling and Job Evaluation for Pakistan State Oil
  • Development of Human Resource Management Systems for Tethyan Copper Company (TCC)
  • Review of Pak Brunei HR Policies against Competitor Organization
  • Due Diligence of RBS HR Functions (Cricket) for EFG Hermes
  • Consultant Hiring Policy for Pakistan Poverty Alleviation Fund (PPAF)
  • HR Due Diligence of Pakistan Refinery Ltd for Pakistan State Oil
  • Salary Survey of UNHCR Implementing Partners for UNHCR
  • Compensation and Benefits Study for Tethyan Copper Company
  • Salary Survey for Department for International Development-DFID
  • Salary Survey for Dewan Petroleum
  • Advisory for Strategic Business Planning and Commercialization for Novartis
  • Establishing a Group HR Practice at Ghulam Faruque Group (GFG)
  • Private Outsourcing of Selective Human Resource Management Function for British Oxygen Company Limited
  • Assessment of Senior Management Team for GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)
  • Development of Service Rules for Civilian Employees for Frontier Works Organization (FWO)
  • Assessment of Senior Management Team for GlaxoSmithKline (GSK)
  • Consulting Services for Establishment of the Competition Commission of Pakistan – Organizational Development for the Government of Pakistan
  • Review of HR Practices at Multinet
  • Due Diligence of Human Resources Management of Pakistan Telecommunication Corporation Limited
  • Salary and Compensation Survey for Dialog
  • Revitalization of HRM System and Manpower Planning at Sui Southern Gas Company
  • Employee Climate Survey for BHP Billiton Petroleum
  • Buy Side Due Diligence of Human Resources Management of Selected Fats and Oil Business (Unilevers) for Oil and Food Industries Limited (OFIL)
  • Comprehensive HR Review for Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA)
  • Review of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Rules and Regulations
  • Development of Performance Appraisals and Compensation Systems For Fauji Kabirwala Power Company Limited
  • Review and Assessment of Human Resource Management and Organizational Development Functions for Pakistan State Oil
  • Buy Side Due Diligence of Human Resource Management of Pakistan Telecommunications Limited (PTCL) For Saudi Oger
  • Development of HR Policies and Procedures for GEO TV
  • Implementation of Change Management for Pakistan Auditors Department (PAD)
  • Development of Human Resources Management Policies and Procedures for FAUJISOFT
  • Review and Training of Personnel and Performance Management for the Project Cycle Operations Manual
  • Development and Technical Audit of Human Resource Management System at Pakistan Telecommunication Corporation Ltd.
  • Salary and Compensation Survey for Aga Khan University Hospital
  • Review of Aga Khan Rural Support Program (AKRSP) Human Resource Management Process
  • Development of Job Analysis for Save the Children Fund
  • Review of Aga Khan Rural Support Program Job Evaluation Process

 

Learning and Development

  • Strategic Planning 2010-2015 Study for State Bank of Pakistan
  • Strategic Thinking Workshop – Planning Today for Tomorrow for Muller and Phipps
  • Provision of Training Coordinators for UNDP/Election Commission of Pakistan
  • Expert Level Facilitation Services for Development of 5 Year Strategic Plan Marie Stopes Society
  • Transparency International, Pakistan Strategic Planning 2014-2016 for Transparency International Pakistan
  • Training on Performance Management System for NRSP Bank
  • Workshop on ‘Career Planning’ for United Bank Project Staff
  • Training Needs Assessment for Shell Pakistan Limited
  • Training Workshops for Health Financing and Sustainability Project (HFS) for USAID and Federal Ministry of Health, Pakistan
  • Workshop on ‘Managing Critical Hospital Resources – People & Finances For Children’s Hospital’ for the Government Of Baluchistan
  • Workshop on ‘Project Management’ for Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI), Islamabad
  • Workshop on Good Governance for Children’s Hospital, Government of Baluchistan
  • Review and Training of Personnel and Performance Management for the Project Cycle Operations Manual for UNDP

 

Market Research

  • Assessing Consumer Demand for New Products – Jubilee General Insurance (JGI)
  • Pakistan Wood Product Market Research for British Columbia Based, Forestry Innovation Investment (FII) Ltd
  • Fact-Finding Study on the Regulatory Requirements for Import and Export Cargoes for Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
  • Market Sizing for the launch of lending products for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) for UBL
  • PTCL- Monitoring of Services/Mystery Shopping Survey for PTCL Helpline and Customer Service
  • Pakistan – Manufacturing Establishments Survey “Towards Vision 2030: Direction of Industrial Development in Pakistan” for Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA)
  • Market Research on Home Textiles and Garments for Dawood Group of Industries
  • Brand Audit of Lawrencepur Brand for Dawood Group
  • Generic Pharmaceutical Industry Survey for ABS Swiss Pharmaceutical
  • Consumer Profile Study for Lakson Tobacco Company, Pakistan
  • Consumer Survey for Lawrencepur Textiles
  • Marketing Survey for Compost Fertilizer Plant
  • Market Sizing Survey for Greaves Pakistan
  • Chinese Impact on the Pakistan Pesticides Market for Inve9structure-Belgium
  • Consumer Profile Study for Lakson Tobacco Company, Pakistan
  • Market Sizing of Cable Industry for Saif Telecom
  • Focus Group Discussions and Quantitative Analysis to Determine User Perception, Cybernet Internet Services
  • Service Demand Assessment for Eva Air
  • Service Demand Assessment for Olympic Airways
  • Customer Satisfaction Survey for Shell Pakistan Limited
  • Standard Chartered Bank Mystery Shoppers Survey
  • Consumer Profile Study for Lakson Tobacco Company, Pakistan
  • Consumer Banking Study – Research Study for American Express Bank
  • Consumer Profile Study for Lakson Tobacco Company, Pakistan
  • Market Sizing Study for Pak Globalstar (Pvt) Limited
  • Consumer Profile Study for Lakson Tobacco Company, Pakistan
  • Surf Detergent Baseline Survey for Lever Brothers, Pakistan Ltd
  • Emerging Markets “Discovery” Research-Pakistan for CitiBank
  • Customer Satisfaction Survey – Market Research Study Of Standard Chartered Bank’s Customers in Major Cities of Pakistan
  • Consumer Profile Study for Lakson Tobacco Company, Pakistan

Includes work under Grant Thorntan Consulting and outsourced to AASA Consulting.