OUR STAFF REPORTER LAHORE PIAs new Deputy Managing Director Imran Ahmad Khan has assumed charge of his office, said spokesman of the airlines on Thursday. He replaced Saleem Sayani. Having masters degree in Political Science, Imraan Ahmed already serving as Director Marketing of PIA has a well rounded and diversified experience. He has served at many senior positions of strategic importance. Mr Khan is a man with dynamic & visionary sense of leadership and he started his career by joining as an executive in shipping company in 1975. He moved to Bentax, a UK-based trading and manufacturing concern as the country representative in 1978. It was in 1990 that he joined Duty Free Shop (PIA subsidiary) as Director Business Development & Admin. Later in 1994, Mr Khan was appointed the Director Special Projects in PIA and then transferred to PIA Store & Purchase Department as Director. Over the years, Mr Khan has fostered close relationships with the corporate clientele and has developed an acute understanding of their specialized needs and demands. Mr Khan has also handled various special projects and assignments. Utilizing his rich multinational experience, earlier he was leading the Marketing Department with an unprecedented dynamism and innovation. He pledged that he would leave no stone unturned for the betterment of airlines and welfare of PIA employees.