National Electric Power Regulatory Authority

Islamic Republic of Pakistan

Tauseef H. Farooqi

Tauseef H. Farooqi

Chairman NEPRA

Mr. Tauseef H. Farooqi joined NEPRA as Chairman on 5 August 2019.

Mr. Farooqi has over 27 Years of TechnoCommercial experience with specialization of managing the Commercial/Business side of IPP/IWPP Projects. He started his career with WAPDA in 1991 and has the distinguished honor of working on both Technical and Finance sides. He then worked with global Companies in Power, Water, and Energy Sectors on Multi-billion Dollars Projects like International Power of UK from 1997 to 2000 on Pakistan's largest Kot Addu Power Plant.

Since 2000, he has developed top three (3) IWPP Projects in Abu Dhabi, first with CMS Energy of USA on Taweelah A2 (710 MW and 50 MIGD, a 750 Million USD Project) and Shuweihat S1 (1500 MW and 100 MIGD, a 1.5 Billion USD Project). In 2005 he joined Marubeni of Japan on their largest investment outside Japan in Taweelah B, Abu Dhabi's largest Power Plant, (2000 MW and 160 MIGD, a 3 Billion USD Project).

Mr. Farooqi is an Electrical Engineer from University of Engineering & Technology Lahore, MBA from Lahore University of Management Sciences and a graduate in Executive Program in Management from world's renowned Columbia Business School of USA.