The Board, headed by an elected Chairperson consists of nine members. It is responsible for providing strategic guidance and exercising oversight of the Commission.
The role of the Board as per the PHC Act 2010 is to:
Justice (R) Amir Raza Khan (BA GCU, LLB Punjab University, LLM Harvard Law School) is currently a Visiting Professor of Law at the University of the Punjab and Adjunct Faculty Member in Department of Law & Policy at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS). He is a Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court of Pakistan. Justice Khan authored the much acclaimed commentary of the Code of Civil Procedure 1908 in 1969, presently in its 10th Edition. He was formerly a judge of the Lahore High Court Lahore (1979-1981), a constitutional office that he relinquished upon his refusal to take a new oath under the Provisional Constitutional Order promulgated by the then President General Zia-ul-Haq. He was also the Advocate General of Punjab in 1979. His specialties include advocacy before the Supreme Court of Pakistan, teaching Civil Law & Procedure and Consultancy and Advisory work for the Government of Pakistan and International Organizations. He has been selected as Commission's Legal Expert by the Government.
Mr. Viqar Ahmed Khan is a renowned Chartered Accountant. His firm, Viqar A. Khan & Co., is a well-established auditing company. He has been nominated as a Financial Expert by the Government. Previously he has been advisor to the Chief Minister of Punjab as member 'Task Force on Administrative and Financial Efficiency' from August 2008 to August 2010. Mr. Viqar has also been advisor to Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) with the mandate to scrutinize the entire fiscal law and conceptualize a 'New Tax Model' for Pakistan which was a scheme for reviving the economy and increasing tax collection in 1998. He has also provided consultancy services to State Bank of Pakistan, Asian Development Bank and other important corporate clientele. Mr. Khan has contributed his writings on fiscal matters and socio economic issues in many National Dailies.
Dr. Muhammad Amjad Saqib (Sitara-e-Imtiaz), a prominent social worker, volunteer and development professional, graduated from King Edward Medical College Lahore. He joined civil service of Pakistan (DMG) in 1985. Having served as Assistant Commissioner in various districts of Punjab, he proceeded to USA to study Public Administration. Upon his return, he served in a World Bank funded Elementary Education project and at different senior positions in Punjab Government. In 1998, he joined Punjab Rural Support Programme (PRSP), as General Manager and remained with this organization for seven years. He resigned from civil service in 2003. Since then, besides rendering philanthropic and social services, he has been providing consultancy services to Asian Development Bank, International Labour Organization, UNICEF, World Bank, and Canadian International Development Agency. His areas of expertise include poverty alleviation, microfinance, social mobilization and education management. Currently he is the CEO Akhuwat, which is the country's first ever interest free microfinance program.
Mr. Arif Saeed is a renowned business professional and currently the Chairman of Servis Industries Limited. He attended prestigious universities abroad, namely University of Chicago (US) and University of Oxford (UK). Mr. Arif Saeed also serves as Chief Executive of Dar Es Salaam Textile Mills Limited. Mr. Saeed previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Servis Industries Limited, Shahid Arif Investment (Pvt) Limited, Punjab Industrial Estates Development & Management Company, Punjab Social Security Health Management Company. He served as Chairman of Lahore Stock Exchange (Guarantees) Ltd. until April 2011. He served as Non Executive Director of Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Ltd. He also held the position of Chairman of All Pakistan Textile Mills Association (APTMA).
Mr. Munir Ahmed Qureshi (alias) Munnoo Bhai is reputed writer, columnist and Director of the South Asia Free Media Association (SAFMA). He was conferred upon with Presidential Award for Pride of Performance in 2007. Munnoo Bhai has written for numerous reputed newspapers such as Daily Jang, Sadaqat, Express, etc. He has been especially famous for his Punjabi columns and poetry. He has also written approximately 50 dramas for reputed television channels (PTV). Munnoo Bhai is currently the Convener of Sundas Foundation, a non-governmental organization, working for safe and affordable National Blood Transfusion. Apart from this Munnoo Bhai has been deeply involved with philanthropic activities and made his expertise useful to numerous NGOs.
Dr. Naeem-ud-Din Mian (MBBS, DPH, DSM) is the CEO of Contech International, a healthcare consultancy and research organization. Dr. Mian is an International Consultant and has vast experience in the field of public health planning and management. As Executive Director Special Projects, he headed foreign assisted projects of the Department of Health, Government of Punjab. As In-charge of the Health Sector Reform Unit (HSRU) of the Department of Health, he developed Long Term Vision (10 years plan) for health and supervised operations research studies. He evaluated preventive programs and prepared project proposals for multi-million dollar investments in health sector. Moreover, he actively contributed to health policy formulation and health sector reforms both at national and provincial levels. As team leader at Contech, he has managed a number of sizable projects covering vast geographic areas and has undertaken various assessments and evaluations.
Ms. Clara Pasha is the former Principal of the Nursing College. She has devoted over 16 years for the planning, development and establishment of the College. Her efforts resulted in a world class program in nursing and midwifery in Pakistan. It is Pakistan's first post graduate training facility for nurses and midwives. This College provides crucial support to the healthcare system in Pakistan. Ms. Pasha has provided her expertise as a Consultant in various fields pertaining to nursing, midwifery and maternal health. She served as a War Nurse in the Indo Pak War (September 1965) and provided full care to the war soldiers at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre, Karachi. In lieu of her services, she was awarded Red Cross War Medal by Red Cross, Geneva. Ms. Pasha also received Civil Award (Pride of Performance) by the President of Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
Prof. Dr. Eice Muhammad Khan is a renowned Professor of Medicine and has held several respected positions in medicine. Currently he is the Principle of Sargodha Medical College. Formerly, Dr Eice Muhammad has served as the chief executive officer at Jinnah Hospital, as principal at Allama Iqbal Medical College, Lahore; Quaid-i-Azam Medical College, Bahawalpur and Sheikh Zaid Medical College, Rahim Yar Khan. He
has been earlier a professor of Medicine at the AIMC, Quaid-i-Azam Medical
College, King Edward Medical College Lahore, Sheikh Zaid Medical College, Rahim
Yar Khan and Akhtar Saeed Medical College.