Forbes has announced its eighth annual 30 Under 30 Asia list, featuring five talented individuals from Pakistan

Forbes has announced its eighth annual 30 Under 30 Asia list, featuring five talented individuals from Pakistan, who have made the nation proud. The list consists of young delegates making a difference across ten industries; entertainment and sports; finance and venture capital; enterprise technology; media, marketing & advertising; industry, manufacturing & energy; social impact; consumer technology; the arts; retail & commerce, and healthcare & science.

Five Talented Individuals from Pakistan Who Made It to Forbes

The five young Pakistanis who were featured in the Forbes under-30 List have been recognized in various categories, including The Arts, Media, Marketing & Advertising, Finance & Venture Capital, and Social Impact. Here is the list of five Pakistanis who got features for their immense talent and for creating an image in society:

  • Ayesha, an internationally acclaimed multimedia visual tech artist, has gained recognition for her unique art – Her art features traditional methods and digital technology to explore themes.
  • Azam Mahmood has been acknowledged for his contributions to the entertainment industry – He is a story editor for a drama series and is also working with Golden Globe-winning actor Ramy Youssef.
  • Shershah Hassan and Waleed Amjad Islam are recognized in Finance & Venture Capital category – The duo aims to reach the country’s huge Muslim population. They have also partnered with Foodpanda BNPL player Muawin in a bid to extend its reach and provide financial access.
  • Anas Niaz has been recognized for his groundbreaking work in developing low-cost bionic arms – He founded Bioniks, which is a social enterprise that develops low-cost bionic arms.

Other Notable Personalities

Sara Wahedi, founder of Ehtesab helps users in Afghanistan navigate gunfire, roadblocks, explosions, and other security risks through its app. Austen Chu, co-founder of Wristcheck, an online luxury watch consignment store is also featured in the Forbes Under-30 list.

Also read: Pakistani Startup Sehat Kahani Makes it to Forbes’ Top 100 Companies to Watch


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