About OPEN

OPEN (Organisation of Pakistani Entrepreneurs) is a global network of Pakistani entrepreneurs and professionals, with chapters in 13 cities from Silicon Valley to New York to London to Islamabad. OPEN provides a platform for Pakistani entrepreneurs and professionals of a city to connect, network, collaborate, mentor and support each other. For more than 15 years, OPEN has established itself as the most reputed global brand of Pakistani professionals and has helped countless in their entrepreneurial journeys.

 Upcoming Events


18th, August 2017
eventOPEN Islamabad – 10th Networking Event

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Your network is your net worth! Start investing in it now. We believe a simple hello could lead to a million things. Open Islamabad is giving you this great opportunity to connect with leaders of various industries while enjoying some fine food and ambiance. You can expect to see:

- Charter members of OPEN
- Top executives from Telcos
- C-level executives of IT companies
- Deans and Heads of leading universities
- Business owners from a variety of industry verticals like manufacturing, health care, real estate etc and some amazing women who are trying to add value and redefining society with leadership skills.

PKR 500 for OPEN members
PKR 1000 for everyone else
Payments on spot for non-members.

Note: Registrations is mandatory.
Use this link to register: https://goo.gl/forms/XBBAa67PJUlUIQw12


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Our Team

Ather Imran Nawaz
CEO, Sybrid Private Ltd
Mansoor Khan
CEO Makabu
Owais Anjum
CEO eMumba
Obaidullah Khawaja
Co-founder and CEO Flikkable
Farrukh Malik
CEO Discretelogix (Private)
Qarib Kazmi
Software Engineer, Technology Specialist, Volunteer
Umair Shahid
PostgreSQL Consultant, 2ndQuadrant
Umar Ashfaq
Senior Software Engineer at eMumba
Sidra Jalil
Market Researcher, Tech Enthusiast & Motivational Speaker
Amir Khalid
Manager Web Applications Discretelogix (Private) Limited