Amir Paracha is the Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Unilever Pakistan Limited. Currently, Amir spearheads the company’s “Unilever for Pakistan” vision, aimed at strengthening Unilever Pakistan’s impact on the lives of Pakistani citizens by providing equitable opportunities, fostering meaningful livelihoods, and ensuring living wages. He is also dedicated to promoting Unilever Pakistan’s climate action by emphasizing a clean energy transition, minimizing plastic waste, and accelerating the shift toward a circular economy in Pakistan.
Amir has been recognized by the Government as a “Corona War Hero” and was also conferred Shan-e-Pakistan Award by the President for Unilever Pakistan’s COVID relief drive in the country. He also holds the position of President at the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce & Industry (OICCI). He serves on the boards of Shell Pakistan Limited, Endeavor Pakistan, Karachi Vocational Training Centre, Habib University Foundation, and the Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FPCCI). Additionally, Amir leads the Centre of Excellence for Responsible Business (CERB) under the Pakistan Business Council. He is also a Male Champion of Change under Australia (MCC)’s Pakistan Coalition.