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Monday Night Speaker Series

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START DATE 04 April 2016

Oasis Theatre, Block 16

END DATE 04 April 2016

"Learn how a humanitarian company supports relief efforts and builds business in emerging markets"

Farhaj Sarwar

Managing Director, NRS International

Summary of Presentation

NRS International believes in giving back to their communities. The speaker session will include Mr. Sarwar discussing how the company supports global business, through extending partnerships and philanthropic efforts internationally. Such engagements enable NRS International to contribute towards societal goals, as well as, increase employment opportunities in developing countries.


Mr. Farhaj Sarwar has 20 years of unparalleled experience in the humanitarian relief industry and is the Managing Director of NRS International headquarters in Dubai, UAE. Mr. Sarwar is highly knowledgeable and is responsible for the overall business cycle, exploring new avenues of business and liaising with clients and partners. As a true humanitarian entrepreneur, innovation is very close to his heart. In this spirit, he has initiated partnerships with NGO’s, universities, the private sector and bilateral donors to commonly improve standards and quality of products for the humanitarian sector.

About NRS International

NRS International is a family-run enterprise that designs, manufactures and supplies core relief items to the humanitarian aid, public health and development sectors. Their state-of-the-art production facility, H. Sheikh Noor-ud-Din & Sons is based in Lahore, Pakistan. The company heads three subsidiaries; NRS Relief, TANA Netting and Flexiway Solar Solutions. Additionally, NRS International has a charitable arm, the Bilqees Sarwar Foundation.


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