ISLAMABAD  - Muhammad Sami Saeed, Cabinet Secretary, on Tuesday appointed Alternate Executive Director, ADB in Manila.

The Prime Minister approved Sami Saeed’s appointment keeping in view his outstanding academic qualifications and a distinguished record in public service spanning over 33 years. He is known for his exceptional professional competence and unimpeachable integrity, said a press release. Sami Saeed is an officer of Pakistan Administrative Service. A graduate from Government College Lahore, he also qualified from Cambridge University UK in Development Economics at Post Graduate level.

Sami Saeed worked as Senior Member Board of Revenue, Chairman Planning & Development Board, Additional Chief Secretary Excise & Taxation and Secretary Agriculture in Punjab.

He has also worked as Additional Secretary & Joint Secretary in the Prime Minister’s Secretariat and Additional Secretary & Joint Secretary and Deputy Secretary in the Finance Division.