Dr. M. A. Zahir, M.Com., Ph.D., Founder, served as the Chairman at Synetic Business School (SBS), Ludhiana. Dr. Zahir has more than 45 years of experience in business management education and involved in imparting training to the executives at senior levels of different institutions in public as well as private sector. He has vast experience in the field of providing consultancy and imparting training to the corporate houses. His rich experience in the sphere of management is very well utilized by renowned corporates of Northern India. He has been the Chairman of IOL Chemicals and Pharmaceuticals Ltd. since May 2013. He has been a Non Executive Independent Director at IOL Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals Ltd. (Formerly Industrial Organics Ltd) since July 30, 1998. He serves as a Director at Hero Cycles Limited, Highway Cycle Industries Limited, Trident Cotton Limited, Trident Infotech Limited, Ralson India Limited, LSE Securities Limited, Sohrab Spinning Mills Limited, Rockman Cycle Industries Limited, Hero Honda Finlease Limited, Sunshine Corporation Limited, Lotus Integrated Texpark Limited and Praneel Innovations Limited. Dr. Zahir has been a Director of Praneel Corporate Services Ltd. since January 30, 2008; and Abhishek Industries Ltd. since July 21, 2010. He has been a Non-Executive & Independent Director of Majestic Auto Ltd. since January 27, 2009. He served as a Director by the Government of India at Allahabad Bank after nationalization of major banks from 1970 to 1977. Dr. Zahir served as a Director of Trident Limited since July 21, 2010 until May 15, 2014. He was the President of Ludhiana Management Association (LMA) – Affiliated to All India Management Association from 1995 to 1997. He served as President of Society for Promotion of Indian Classical Music and Culture among Youth, Ludhiana Chapter since 1985. He was Dean of College of Basic Science and Humanities, PAU, Ludhiana. Dr. Zahir holds a Masters’ Degree in Commerce and Ph.D. He was a Professor of Management and Dean of Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana. Dr. M.A. Zahir Awarded for Life Time achievement by Ludhiana Management Association in November 2018.
Dr. M.A. Zahir Awards