Dr. Almut Besold
Dr. Almut Besold is an Arabist and Islamic scholar. She studied at Leipzig University (Germany) Arabic, political science and comparative religion. She holds a Ph.D. degree. Her doctoral dissertation was on the international sanctions against Libya. Her areas of interest are international politics, Islamic law, the Pathan culture and liberalism.
Muhammad Anwar is the Head of Administration at FNF Pakistan and has more than 24 years’ experience with the Foundation. Mr. Anwar holds a Master’s Degree in Political Science from University of Punjab. In his role, he works on a variety of accounting and administration activities including budget and activity planning, monitoring and evaluation.
Aamir Amjad has an M.Phil degree in Peace and Conflict studies from the National Defense University Islamabad. His interests include human and women rights advocacy and youth leadership. As programme coordinator at the Foundation his main task is programme planning, implementation and coordination with the Partner organizations in Pakistan.
Atif Saeed is responsible for maintaining climate change project accounts and to support FNF staff and partners in accounts and audit matters. Saeed holds a master’s degree in finance and accounting and has more than 13 years of experience in the field of accounts and finance.
Khadija Afzal is a Program Coordinator at the Friedrich Naumann Foundation for Freedom Pakistan, where she is responsible for conception, management and implementation of programs. Before, she held the position of Communications Officer which she held since 2013. Ms. Afzal earned a Bachelor in Development Studies from Bahria University Islamabad.
Rebea Firdous joined the Foundation’s Pakistan office as Communications Officer in January 2017. She has worked as a market and social researcher for four years before joining the Foundation. She holds a MBA degree from Lahore University of Management Sciences and Bachelor in Computer Engineering from GIK Institute. Currently she is working on the digital transformation of the work and communications at the Pakistan office and is fond of the help she gets from the Regional Office in New Delhi.