About TKS

Our Team

Muhammad Zahid Warriach

CEO

Muhammad Zahid Waraich has been associated with ILM Trust since 1990 and has 25 + years of administrative and field experiences in different educational projects. His forte lies in logistics and operational management, and coordination with relevant government and development agencies for effective utilization of resources.

With an MPhil degree in Sociology and MBA in Management from the University of the Punjab and Hamdard University, Karachi, respectively, Zahid Waraich has spent most of his professional life in the educational sector. He played a pioneering role in the establishment and expansion of ILM Group of Colleges since its inception in 2008.

He also worked as Director Operations and Head Administration and Logistics of ILM Trust (2007 to date), and also as the same in the Leadership Colleges Network from 2005-07.

Email: ceo@tks.edu.pk 

Muhammad Taufeeq

Director Sales and Marketing

Mr Muhammad Taufeeq has served ILM/UMT in different management positions during last 25 years. He has served Rector Office for about 10 years with last portfolio as Senior Research Fellow. He has headed UMT’s office of Admissions and Information for about 10 years. He was working as GM-Media and Marketing in UMT prior to posting in TKS as Director Sales & Marketing. He has done Mphil in Advertising and Marketing Communications with specialization in brand management (UMT) besides having a postgraduate degree in Administrative Sciences from Punjab University with specialization in Marketing Management. Marketing, brand management and strategic planning are his core competence.

He has got extensive experience in managing different marketing and management portfolios. He has been trusted in challenging situations and has successfully translated many complex and crisis oriented issues into a success story. He has been trained from STRATX (France), REDC- LUMS, Pakistan Institute of Management Sciences, Aftab Associates and Centre for Management Development in different skills like Marketing, Brand Management, Communication and Presentation Skills, Strategic Leadership etc. He has got trainings in Quality Design and Management besides having a certification in ISO-9000. He has conducted road shows in most of the Gulf Countries with particular focus on UAE and Saudi Arabia. He has attended many International Conferences and Expo’s with in Pakistan and abroad. He has been a member of Adventure Foundation of Pakistan for years and trekking in high mountains is still his passion.

Nusrat Hamdani

Director Quality Assurance and Evaluation

Mrs. Nusrat Hamdani has done Masters in “Educational Leadership & Management (ELM)” from Beaconhouse National University, Masters in “Education” from A.I.O.U. Islamabad, and Master in “Urdu” from Punjab University respectively. She has secured a diploma in English Language Teaching (ELT) from ILM, and in Project Management from PIM. She has also accomplished various certificates courses in language, in the field of Education and in Quality Assurance. She is the Chairperson of 3Ds Welfare Organization (registered) since, 1995. She has multifaceted experience of twenty years in the field of Teaching, Teachers’ Education, Training, School Establishment, Monitoring, and Audit & Evaluation. She has been the part of various teams for conducting School Audit and Evaluation in both public as well as private educational sector. She has been working with Educational Services Private Limited (ESPL), renowned as BSS (Beacon house School System) since 2002 as Deputy Manager Quality Assurance and School Evaluation. She is member of various public, private and volunteer educational forums and associations e.g. Aga Khan University (AKU), Punjab Education Foundation (PEF), Self Help Entrepreneur (SHE, sponsored by ADP), Abroo Trust, ED.Links (a project of AKU. She also worked as Project Director for supervising Developing of Punjab Text Books, with Vanguard Publishers in their initiative – Salaam Publication.

Mr. Abid Nathaniel

Director Academics

Mr. Abid Nathaniel comes with a vast and diversified experience of more than two decades of teaching and leadership at national and international levels. He has done his Masters in English Language and Literature, Diploma in Educational leadership and management from TESOL, America and Master Level TEFL from Teflen College, Australia. Additionally, he has done his training for school inspection framework (ADEC) in UAE, as school inspector from AdvancED and Head of centre by University of Cambridge, UK. He gained his international experience while working in the UAE for 15 years in British and American curriculum schools. He has scores of certificates and training in cooperative learning strategies, differentiation, effective lesson planning, class management skills, blended learning and many more.. He also, expertizes in 21st century teaching and learning skills, Bloom’s taxonomy, Learning Styles, CPD trainings, student attainment and progress, SDP, SEF and School Inspection framework. He is a leader of learning and believes in collaboration for synergizing ideas in the development of an educated and a respected community.

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Zareen Khalid

Deputy Director Curriculum

Mrs. Zareen Khalid is a motivated, proficient and result-oriented Educationist. A diverse Teaching and Teacher’s training experience along with exceptional managerial skills has earned her administrative positions in respectable educational institutions. She trained more than 1000 teachers across Pakistan. Her vision for continuous perfection has led her to hold a dual Master degree and Diploma in Montessori Teaching from Skill Development Council, Govt. of Pakistan. An intellectual scholar with academic background from University of Punjab and Allama Iqbal Open University. Acquainted with a multifaceted experience of more than twenty-four years in teaching and administration in well reputed organizations such as The Punjab School and Sharif Education Complex. She has been honored with various appreciation certificates during the course of her career as educationist and holds contemporary vision in her field. Proficiency in subject matter inspired her to develop and write more than 20 books and activity books for preschool. She has a consistent visionary approach that focuses relentlessly on improving teaching and learning with very effective professional development strategies.

Shoaib Tariq

Manager Sales & Marketing

Mr. Shoaib Tariq is Corporate Manager Sales & System Development (North) in TKS. He did his BS (h) in computer science and MBA in marketing/HR from UMT. He spent one year in Warid Telecom in marketing and sales department then he joined Nishat Textiles as a merchandiser. He also served The Educators Head office for more then 6 years in relationship department.

Muhammad Nasir

Manager Accounts

Mr. Muhammad Nasir is a C.A. Inter from Institute of Charted Accountants of Pakistan, Lahore and also holds Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Punjab University, Lahore. He worked with M/s Ahmad Mushir & Co. Charted Accountants, Lahore as an Auditor for four years and then with THE EDUCATORS (a project of Beaconhouse School System) as senior officer Finance for four years. He is Head Administration and Finance at the Knowledge School Head office.

Muhammad Saqib Hameed

Assistant Manager Special Projects

Muhammad Saqib Hameed has over 9 year of multidimensional experience in areas of media management, school improvement and management systems with a reputation of meeting the desired organizational goals and objectives. He did Masters in Education from University of Education, Lahore and now he is research scholar in M.Phill Education at University of Management and Technology and conducting quantitative research on ‘Role of Transformational Leadership towards School Effectiveness at Elementary Level‘. He served in AFAQ (Association for Academic Quality) for five year in media development and had been worked in Fair Marketing as editor The Retailer Magazine (First magazine for retail sector in Pakistan). Now he is working as Assistant Manager Special Projects at THE KNOWLEDGE SCHOOL NETWORK since from 2013 and managing different multi-tasks and projects.

Nafeesa Habib

Assistant Director Academics

Nafeesa Habib has been working with TKS since August 2012 as Assistant Director Academics. prior to that she has teaching experience of 4 years at different schools as English subject teacher. She is a M.Phill in Applied Linguistics from Kinnaird College for women University along with that she earned her professional degree Masters in ELTL from IER University of the Punjab. From 2012 she has been engaged in training of teachers for English language teaching. 

Naheed Muhammad Ali

Subject Specialist Pre-School

Naheed Muhammed Ali join TKS head office June 2016 as a Preschool Specialist. She has 8 years teaching experience in national and international schools as a preschool teachers’ trainer and subject teacher. She has been working as a coordinator and teacher in Bahria College Lahore in Pakistan Navy. She has M.A Education from AIOU, PGD, Montessori teachers training program and M.A Political Science from University of the Punjab. She has been attended and conducted various professional trainings and workshops.

Parisa Naveed

Subject Specialist Computer

Parisa Naveed is working as Subject Specialist prior to that she has teaching experience of 5 years at Sharif Education Complex as Subject Teacher Computer and Assistant Coordinator. She has done MIT from Virtual University, Pakistan. She has written two books of computer for class Nursery and Kindergarten for Sharif Education Complex. She has attended different professional trainings and workshops.

Saima Akram

Evaluation Officer

Saima Akram has been working with TKS since April 2015 as Evaluation Officer. Prior to that she has teaching experience of 5 years at different schools as English subject teacher. She is an M. Phill in Curriculum Instruction and Evaluation from University of Management and Technology along with that she earned her professional degrees Masters in ELT from University of Management and Technology and B.Ed from Punjab university. From year 2015 she has been engaged in School Evaluation.

Nabiha Naeem

Subject Specialist Science

NabihaNaeem is highly motivated, innovative and enthusiastic towards achieving goals and targets. She is MPill in Biotechnology and Microbiology and did BSc (Hons.) in Zoology. She received silver medal and cash prize in MS Biotechnology program from Lahore College for Women University.

She got several certificates and awards in organizing seminars, attending workshops and managing multi-tasks at various academic positions. She also worked as lecturer with Govt. RabiaBasri College.

She joined TKS as Subject Specialist Science and her first experience in hosting One Day Teachers’ Training at University of Management and Technology gives her opportunity to rise with the vision of TKS.