Dr. Hamid JalilExecutive Member Technical
Hamid Jalil (PhD, MPhil, MBA) is the founder Chief Executive Officer of Punjab Agriculture & Meat Company (formerly Lahore Meat Company). He has more than 18 years of diversified experience in integrated agriculture sector development, livestock production, food security & sustainable production, capacity building of stakeholders, policy & strategy formulation, project planning & management, gender economic empowerment and working with national/ international R&D & donor organizations, like ICARDA, IFAD, ADB, EC, USAID, NRSP, DFID etc. The special areas of achievements & success stories include strategic initiatives for the development of dairy, meat & horticulture value chains, agri-business development, reforms in agro-livestock marketing system, designing & modernization of slaughterhouses, green channel producer’s markets, rural community formations & gender based economic development models, etc. He has more than 13 Research Publications in national/international journals.
While serving as founder CEO of PAMCO, he tried his level best to lead & manage the start-up organization with the best of knowledge, ability, integrity & professionalism.
Establishment of State of the Art Meat Processing Complex, a flagship project in a year time is one of the land mark achievements of his tenure. This is 1st Halal Meat Centre in this region together with backward supply chain of traceable animals, having tremendous socioeconomic impact.
Developing Pothohar as Olive production zone, Thal as a seedless citrus zone, Bahawalpur region as a grapes valley & establishing Halal R& D Cell together with a comprehensive network for the compliance of standards at every tier of value chain are other examples of his accomplishments. Also, grapes & citrus nurseries and orchards were developed in the Danish Schools to help them self-sustained. The above mentioned achievements are the few among other planned interventions based on futuristic vision and a way forward for rural prosperity and economic development of the country.