Executive Board

Khurram Hanif Kalia

President & Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Khurram Hanif Kalia is a dedicated and dynamic IT professional and an active member of Kalia Group. His diligent efforts and dynamic leadership has led KalSoft to new heights of success within a short span of time. With several years of professional experience, he has been a part of many official delegations representing the IT industry in and outside Pakistan to various countries and forums, and is a firm believer in the promotion of IT in Pakistan. Microsoft has awarded Khurram H. Kalia the Microsoft 'Circle of Excellence Award' for his outstanding performance, leading the business with clear vision and judgment that has been the essence of KalSoft's success.


Akhter Zaib

Director & Chief Strategy Officer

Mr. Akhter Zaib, a dynamic information technology professional is heading Gulf region of KalSoft as General Manager. Akhter has tremendous business & strategy development skills which are an instrumental asset for KalSoft. His personality includes analytical ability, team building and organizational attitude, reasoning based approach and constant eagerness to learn and apply.

Akhter is the founding member of KalSoft in Oman and has represented the Organization at different forums with Microsoft throughout the Middle East, Europe, Canada and U.S. His astute approach in IT business has been acknowledged at international level by Microsoft, and awarded Best Partner of the Year for 2010 where Akhter represented KalSoft in WPC 2010 in United States. Under his leadership KalSoft Oman was once again awarded the Best Country Partner of the year in 2012 where he represented the Company in WPC 2012 in Toronto, Canada.

Akhter’s formal education includes a Masters in Software Engineering, a Bachelor of Science in Computer System Engineering. He has received multiple IT and Executive trainings from different organizations including Microsoft.


Kashif Shabbir

Director & Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Kashif Shabbir, has been associated with KalSoft since 2001. He carries with him more than 15 years of experience in Business & Strategic Development, with the key discipline of Project Management. Being a part of KalSoft, Kashif has led Project Management Office (PMO) for more than 3 years. Kashif has taken strategic initiatives for the enablement of Enterprise and SMB clients to ensure that they get eminent services while implementing innovative technology stack at their premises.

Kashif has got remarkable business development skills and ample knowledge of industry verticals. Being part of Project Management team, he has led colossal project executions in a successful fashion in the past. He, along with his team is working very actively in Middle East and Africa region conquering Telecommunication and financial giants.