Shahid Hamid Pracha




Shahid Pracha is Chief Executive of Dawood Hercules Corporation Limited and Chairman of DH Fertilizers Limited, Dawood Lawrencepur Limited, and Tenaga Generasi Limited. He is also a Director on the Boards of Cyan Ltd., Engro Powergen Ltd. and Engro Powergen Qadirpur Ltd. He previously served as Chief Executive of the Dawood Foundation, the philanthropic arm of the Dawood Hercules Group.

Shahid Pracha is a graduate electrical engineer from the University of Salford, UK and prior to joining the Dawood Group, spent a major part of his career with ICI Plc’s Pakistan operations in a variety of senior roles including a period of international secondment with the parent company in the UK. He is also a founding member of the Pakistan Society for Human Resource Managers and previously served as the first CEO of the Karachi Education Initiative, the sponsoring entity of the Karachi School for Business & Leadership. He joined the Board in 2012.