Asim Ashary is founder and CEO of Manhattan Data, Inc. (MDI), a healthcare administration company based in Irvine, California. Prior to MDI, Mr. Ashary co-founded ppoNEXT, Inc. He is a senior healthcare executive with two decades of experience in business operations, claims administrations, marketing, finance and MIS operations. Ashary has held senior executive positions with BPS Healthcare, Orange Coast Managed Care, Equicore Health Plans, Cigna Health Plans and Maxicare Health Plans. He has an MBA degree from Institute of Business Administration, in Pakistan, and has completed CPA coursework offered by AICPA.
One of SHINE’s co-founders, Dr. Naqvi is a leader in the field of Pulmonology with more than 25 years of experience. He served as the Chief of Staff at Kindred Hospital in Westminster, California, from 2006 to 2010, and currently, he is serving as the Chairman of Pulmonary Division at Hoag Hospital in Newport Beach, California. He served on the board of Relief International from 2004 to 2010. He has received several awards such as Robert McCaffree, MD, Master FCCP Humanitarian Award, Humanitarian of the Year award and the Extraordinary Impact Award.
Dr. Anne Walker is a Board-Certified Obstetrician and Gynecologist who has a lifelong passion for global health. In medical school she spent eight months in Ghana, West Africa with six other medical students chosen from across the United States to participate in the first American Medical Student Association International Health Fellowship. Over the years she has volunteered with SHINE on humanitarian missions to Peru, Haiti, Bangladesh, and Pakistan.
Dr Nadeem Afridi is currently Chief of Cardiology Prince Sultan Cardiac Center, King Khaled Hospital Najran. He strongly believes that one should live one’s life by this quote, “Leave this world a better place than when you found it” Credit: Robert Baden Powell, Chief Scout. 1857. Pakistan Board
Naila is an MFA gold medalist from Punjab University and has worked as a free-lance children’s book Illustrator. She has been part of Shehri CBE, a non profit based out of Karachi Pakistan, working with them to help save parks and open spaces of Karachi. She has researched and authored a book in 3 volumes on the same topic. After moving to the US in 2011 she joined SHINE Humanity in 2014 and has been associated with the organization in various capacities till now.
Rubina is part of our administrative team at SHINE Humanity. She has worked in various sectors in Pakistan and the US.
Faheem Khan has engaged in multiple endeavors through the 15 years of his professional career. He has helped Habib University by creating a world-class Wellness Program for its students which encompasses a holistic approach to learning and being healthy. Most recently Faheem has worked for NOWPDP, which is an NGO helping People with Disabilities in Pakistan.
Zaheer has been with SHINE Humanity since 2013. He has held various positions with SHINE and oversees our everyday operations in Thatta.
Dr. Uzair received his medical degree from Jinnah Sindh Medical University, followed by a master's degree in public health from Queen's University Belfast. He has extensive experience in the healthcare industry, as evidenced by his past work with the Red Cross and The Indus Hospital. Dr. Uzair has also served as a master trainer for SHINE’s Helping Babies Survive Program. He specializes in infectious diseases and public health, and his publications have received over 100 citations.
Ayesha has an undergraduate degree in Social Sciences and Liberal Arts with a Psychology major. She has previously worked as a Psychiatric Rehabilitation Practitioner and is passionate about helping the community around her through holistic mental health interventions that promote wellness.
Syed Zuhaib Rehman, is our Manager Procurement & Admin officer with an experience of 9 years with Operations and Management. With previous experience at Pfizer and Engro, He seeks to ensure high levels of business and organizational efficiency.
Ummehani has an undergraduate degree in Social Sciences and Liberal Arts with a major in Media & Communications. She specializes in research and digital marketing. She wrote her undergraduate thesis on “Representation of the female body in the Nationalist Framework: An analysis on Pakistan films.”
Sarah Emmanuel has almost 15 years of experience with branding and communications in the media and development sector, and has been affiliated with reputable institutions such as Aman Foundation, SINA, Marie Stopes Society, Express Media Group and Jang Media Group in the past.
Muhammad Mustajab Rafiq is our Accounts Manager with an experience of 8 years with Accounting and Finance. With previous experience from companies, Mustajab ensures to deliver high quality results and improve efficiency.
Fatima has an MBBS degree from Ziauddin Medical College. She is an aspiring infectious disease and public health specialist and is passionate about delivering quality healthcare to marginalized communities in Pakistan.
Garibsons (Pvt.) Ltd., is a family-owned business established in 1976.. As of 2018, Garibsons takes pride in having three generations of the family be part of the executive management, supervising and growing operations for its business. Today, Garibsons is the largest exporter of premium quality rice from Pakistan and deals with more than 100 countries globally. Mughal Rice and Mughal Flour are Garibsons’ brands and are available across Pakistan.
SehatKahani is an all-female health provider network that provides quality healthcare to those in need, using telemedicine.
Foundation Wind Energy – I Limited (FWEL-I) is a 50 MW wind power generation project located at KhuttiKun New Island in the Taluka Mirpur Sakro of Thatta District in Sindh.
SINA Health, Education & Welfare Trust is a privately funded not-for-profit organization, serving the community since 1998. We have a network of 30 clinic locations of which 3 are referral clinics and 3 are mobile clinic locations
IDSP opens Learning Spaces for the young majority population to empower them for generating and regenerating responses to the existing challenges. Through its Open Learning Spaces, IDSP provides engaging courses in critical thinking and leadership, as well as professional development to shape a meaningful career path for youth.
Husaini Hematology and Oncology Trust is a non-profit healthcare organization, serving the community by providing high quality affordable medical services in Pakistan.
The Karachi Relief Trust is a disaster management voluntary organization established to provide relief to areas affected by disasters. This group of civic minded volunteers came together with the fundamental belief that each of us can and should make a difference.
Akhuwat is the world’s largest interest free microfinance organization which envisions a poverty free society built on the principles of compassion.
IDRF is a non-profit Canadian registered charity working with partners around the world and locally to facilitate relief and development programs that target vulnerable populations, helping to alleviate immediate and long term troubles.
Ehsaas is an aid and development charity with over 10 years of grass-roots experience that helps low income families to alleviate their poverty and suffering by taking care of their basic necessities of food, water, shelter, health, education and employment – all without compromising their dignity.
The Chest Foundation is a patient-focused philanthropic arm for the American College of Chest Physicians, and we are on a mission to champion lung health.
Community Partners International partners with communities in Bangladesh, India, Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Thailand.
FRIP’s primary goal is to build a force of highly-trained medical students and doctors, proficient in basic and advanced life-saving skills as well as disaster management, that can respond to emergent situations.
Hilal Foods is one of Pakistan's leading confectionery and food manufacturing company.
Manchester Global Foundation (MGF) is a unique philanthropic organisation providing technical expertise, consultancy, policy development, evaluation and advisory services to a range of clients, nationally and internationally.
NOWPDP, or the 'Network of Organizations Working with Persons with Disabilities, Pakistan' was formed in 2008 to promote the creation of an inclusive society which values and upholds the rights of people with disabilities through sustainable endeavors and a holistic approach driven by clear social objectives.
REDCap is a browser-based, metadata-driven EDC software and workflow methodology for designing clinical and translational research databases.
TECHMEDO is committed to developing and delivering patient-based technologies enabling patients’ accessibility and caregivers’ caregiving deliverability by offering innovative solutions through techno-medical innovations
The Health Foundation aims to create awareness and promote healthy practices for management of various diseases in the general public, with an initial focus on Hepatitis B and Hepatitis C.
Academic partner for medical research
Our academic partner who also facilitate staff skill development