Fouad Riaz Bajwa – Head of Incubation Center
Fouad Riaz is a public policy entrepreneur and has been engaged with start-ups and policy initiatives across national, regional and global settings that are helping shape the future of innovation, industrialisation and future economic growth. Fouad’s notable initiatives and contributions have been aimed at developing and introducing low-cost affordable technologies in Pakistan and across the world especially in the areas of information and communication technologies for development, artificial intelligence, biomedical and agriculture. He has contributed to various multilateral, bilateral, government, private sector, research, academic and civil society programs across the globe in various capacities. He served as a member of the United Nations Secretary General’s advisory group. Fouad advises on academia and industry linkages, 4IR, entrepreneurship, Internet developments, innovation, technology and commercialisation initiatives at UCP and Takhleeq.