Janab Hammad Ahmed
As one of the founding members of Hamdard National Foundation at its inception in 1964, Janab Hammad Ahmed brings with him infinite wisdom and experience. Over more than 50 years, he has forged Hamdard National Foundation into one of India’s most respected charitable organizations. He is currently President, Hamdard National Foundation (India) - HECA and Co-chairman, Hamdard National Foundation (India).
His charming and inspiring personality borrows dimensions from his father, Late Janab Hakeem Abdul Hameed, the founder of Hamdard National Foundation and Jamia Hamdard. Janab Hammad Ahmed’s quiet modesty hides the magnitude of his achievements in introducing new initiatives for contributions to society, and his relentless commitment to the charitable cause has improved the lives of countless people.
Janab Hammad Ahmed has been involved in Jamia Hamdard since before it gained Deemed University status in 1989. Over the years, he has served in the Executive Council, Finance Committee and various other advisory bodies of the University and has championed the growth of Jamia Hamdard through sustained personal attention and interest.
Since joining Hamdard Laboratories India as its Sales and Marketing Head in 1973, he has overseen a meteoric rise in business and the Hamdard name, in the process establishing himself as one of India’s prominent business leaders. He is currently the Chief Mutawalli (Trustee) of Hamdard Laboratories India (Foods).
Educated in Sherwood College, Nainital, and then in Cornwall, UK and New York, USA for further studies, Janab Hammad Ahmed has inculcated a strong sense of discipline in his life and work, and the results are self-evident.