Saima Ismail is the Advisor to the Chairman of Aman Foundation.
She has over 12 years of international experience in the public and private sectors in leading corporate and program strategies and innovative organizational transformation strategies. Prior to joining Aman Foundation, she was a core member of the Director-Generals Office of Strategy at the Abu Dhabi Education Council. She has previously, also worked with Deloitte Consulting’s Strategy & Operations practice in New York, at the New York City Mayor’s Office of Management and Budget, at the Social Policy and Development Center in Pakistan and at the Orangi Pilot Project in Pakistan.
She has a Master’s in Public Administration (MPA) from Columbia University with a concentration in Advanced Policy Analysis and a BSc (Hons) in Economics from the Lahore University of Management Sciences.