Maj. General (Retd) Rehmat Khan has been unanimously elected as President of Al-Shifa Eye trust for the next four years.
Rehmat Khan, a known figure in the humanitarian circles has been elected to the slot after the sudden demise of Lt. Gen Hamid Javaid who served the institution as its president for eight years to make it one of the world’s leading eye care facility.
Maj. Gen Rehmat Khan, a veteran of Armoured Corps, has served at various impotent command and staff assignments. He has commanded Mechanised Division and remained Director General at General Headquarters. He was awarded Hilal e Imtiaz (Military) by Government of Pakistan.
After his retirement from the Army, he was appointed Managing Director Fauji Cement Company for three years. Later he remained Country Head/CEO Lafarge Pakistan Cement and Chairman of its Board of Director.
He was awarded French Legion of Honour by the Government of France for promotion of trade and business between Pakistan and France.
He has been on the Board of Trustees of Al-Shifa Eye Trust from last four years.