April 03, 2018 / BY Faizan Shahzad

Pakistanis who are featured On Forbes’ ’30 under 30’ Asia List 2018

Despite the international criticism for being underdeveloped, Pakistan has some rare gems in every field who make the nation proud. Although we have some world famous business tycoons like Shahid Khan, Malik Riaz and Aqeel Karim Dedhi known for their dedication and smart strategies. But it’s high time the world get to know extremely talented Pakistanis in other fields as well.


Recently, Forbes has published it's much-awaited ’30 under 30’ Asia list in which nine Pakistani from different fields have made it to the list.


Momina Mustehsan

  The young singing sensation rose fame from her coke studio debut in 2016. The song  ‘Afreen Afreen’, sung by her and Rahat Fateh Ali Khan became the most watched song on Youtube. Along with her singing talent and stunning looks, Momina is known to be an icon of women empowerment. Muhummad Shaheer Niazi A brilliant student and also the youngest scientist of Pakistan, 17-year-old Shaheer Niazi is the first ever one to photograph the moment of ions that create honey comb. Shaheer’s work has also been published in the Royal Society open journal. In 2016, Niazi was Pakistan’s first participant in the International Young Physicist Tournament in Russia. Adnan Shaffi and Adeel Shaffi Considering the fact that e commerce industry is emerging to be one of the fields with great potential of growth, Adnan Shaffi and Adeel Shaffi are predicted to be listed in the list of richest people in Pakistan. These two brothers are the founders of PriceOye which is an internet based platform to compare the prices of electronics in various cities of Pakistan. Hamza Farukh Hamza is the owner of Bondh-E-Shams. A project which supplies clean water by using solar power in the most backward areas of Pakistan. Currently, Hamza’s company is providing water through the solar well to 1,500 homes in different villages of Pakistan. Syed Faizan Hussain This 23-year-old is the true face of modern entreprenuership. With a great number iof various projects under his wings, Faizan is the founder of Perihelion Systems. Perihelion is a start up which takes the help of technology to provide convenience in different aspects of life. Sadia Bashir Sadia Bashir is selected  by forbes for her comendabile efforts to bridge the gap between education and game development industry. Sadia is the co founder of Pixel Art Games Academy providing people in game development sector to step forward and prove themselves especially women. This is why she is also a powerful icon of women empoverment as well. Muhammad Asad Raza and Ibrahim Ali Shah Muhammad Asad Raza and Ibrahim Ali Shah are two energetic youngsters  who have stepped into the health industry for good. These two has established a company named Neuorostics which provide medicle implantable devices in a low cost without comprmising the quality.

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