Welcome to Grassroots!
Grassroots Consultants (Grassroots) is a Private Limited company incorporated with Security Exchange Commission of Pakistan in 2015.
The company has been incubated at National Incubation Center at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS), with LUMS having an equity stake in Grassroots.
The team at Grassroots comprises of professionals with diverse skills background, yet a common goal. Together we aim to create a social impact by enabling youth and adult learners to acquire 21st Century global skills by investing in their professional development.
Founder & CEO
With extensive senior management experience of having worked for MNC’s in the Education, Telecommunication and Financial Services sector in Australia, Malaysia, U.A.E. and Pakistan.
Zeeshan has a MBA degree from University of Technology Sydney and has taught at University of New Castle in Australia. Besides working at Grassroots, he also teaches courses on Entrepreneurship, Business Strategy and Leadership Management at Lahore University of Management Sciences in Pakistan.
Is the Founder and CEO of IFT an online CFA education organization and a partner in Grassroots.
Earlier he held senior management positions at Oracle, MindTree and Alchemy. At Oracle he implemented financial applications for fortune 500 companies and at MindTree he helped grow the company to a $200 million global organization.
Arif also teaches at Institute of Business Administration (IBA) where he teaches Finance and conducts workshops on Investments, Derivatives and Risk management.