Iftikhar Arif

Iftikhar Arif

GM IT, Muller & Phipps Pakistan


Winner of 𝑩𝑻𝑺 𝑻𝒐𝒑 𝒆𝒙𝒆𝒄𝒖𝒕𝒊𝒗𝒆 𝑨𝒘𝒂𝒓𝒅 2021, 𝐆𝐥𝐨𝐛𝐚𝐥 𝐃𝐗 𝐈𝐧𝐬𝐩𝐢𝐫𝐞 𝐀𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝 2020, winner of 𝐆𝐥𝐨𝐛𝐚𝐥 𝐂𝐈𝐎 200 𝐚𝐰𝐚𝐫𝐝 for 3 years in a row i.e. 2019, 2020 & 2021.
Hold a rich experience in the field of Information and Supply Chain Technology spanning over a period of two decades and encompassing the F̳M̳C̳G̳,̳ ̳D̳i̳s̳t̳r̳i̳b̳u̳t̳i̳o̳n̳,̳ ̳E̳-̳c̳o̳m̳m̳e̳r̳c̳e̳,̳ ̳a̳n̳d̳ ̳C̳o̳u̳r̳i̳e̳r̳ ̳i̳n̳d̳u̳s̳t̳r̳i̳e̳s̳. Have a proven track record of process simplification, coping up with business challenges with a structured approach, and devising cost-effective innovative solutions.

P̳r̳o̳f̳e̳s̳s̳i̳o̳n̳a̳l̳ ̳A̳c̳h̳i̳e̳v̳e̳m̳e̳n̳t̳s̳:̳-̳
• Won prestigious awards like the BTX Top Executive Award in Asia edition, Global DX Inspire Award 2020, and the Global CIO 200 Award 2019, 2020 & 2021 for exceptional performance during Pandemic. Have been representing Pakistan in the Global 200 CIO forum for the last two years.
• Successfully launched E-commerce platform ‘𝑨𝒑𝒑𝑻𝒂𝒌’ for uninterrupted sales for M&P Principals during pandemic which has proved to be a game-changing stance for M&P.
• Have been associated with IBA as an Advisory Committee member for Project Digital Pakistan.
• First one to implement the COBIT 4.2 framework and implement CLOUD technology in the Distribution & Courier industries.
• Designed Pakistan largest Private Cloud (Sales and Distribution) system i.e Supporting 200B portfolio, Running at 160+ locations, Capturing 1.4M transactions per day, Supporting all business domains i.e. Pharma, Consumer, Telecom, Mobile financial Services, Supply Chain, Warehousing, Finance & Integrated with Last-mile deliveries.
• Transformed IT from Cost Centre to Profit Centre by generating PKR 20 million per annum.
• Key leading member of Unilever Sales and distribution system ULTRA during designing, Implementation, and Support.

E̳x̳p̳e̳r̳t̳i̳s̳e̳ ̳&̳ ̳S̳p̳e̳c̳i̳a̳l̳i̳t̳i̳e̳s̳ ̳i̳n̳ ̳:̳-̳ ̳
• B 2 B 2 C 2 C,
• Enabling Growth using Digital Transformation
• Expertise in devising E-commerce business models
• Business Development & In-Sourcing
• Business Process Simplification & Re-engineering,
• ERP (Oracle Fusion) Implementations

• Regular Badminton Player. Inter-School, Inter College and University Champion from 1994 – 1998
• Passion for traveling including Long Drives, Trekking, and Camping

All sessions

Introduction Business

  • 5 December, 2019
  • 00:00 - 02:30
  • B.City Complex