February 23, 2022 – Sybrid Private Limited, a Lakson Group company, has joined hands with Government of Gilgit Baltistan (GB) and Rupani Foundation to promote and develop Information Technology (IT and IT enabled services, technology start-ups), Agriculture & Livestock, Gemstones and local Art & Craft, to contribute towards economic stability of Gilgit Baltistan and promote its entrepreneurs and local culture across the world.
The Pakistan Pavilion at the Dubai Expo 2020 kicked off the activities with focus on Gilgit-Baltistan region of the country. All aspects of Gilgit-Baltistan, from culture and tourism to business opportunities, are being showcased throughout February at Dubai Expo 2020. Government of Gilgit-Baltistan is participating with other counterparts from Pakistan to build, “Discover Pakistan Pavilion”, where the Tourism & Cultural assets of Gilgit-Baltistan are being showcased to attract international tourists to Gilgit Baltistan.
Mr. Ather Imran, Chief Executive Officer, Sybrid Private Limited, Mr. Waseem Samad, Chief Executive Officer, Rupani Foundation and other senior officials from various departments from Government of Gilgit Baltistan, signed three (03) Tripartite Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) between Sybrid, Rupani Foundation, and Government of Gilgit Baltistan and its associate departments (Mines and Minerals, Information Technology, Agriculture, Livestock & Fisheries Department) aiming to improve and bring innovation in these segments.
Ather Imran, CEO Sybrid expressed, “This partnership will enable us to engage with local organisations, entrepreneurs and communities, create sustainable economic ventures and promote Information Technology and IT enabled services in Gilgit Baltistan. Sybrid has been an active player in ensuring sustainable practices and promoting a culture of innovation in various regions of Pakistan. The objective of these partnerships with GB organizations is to contribute in strengthening and promoting the true potential of Gilgit Baltistan and its enterprising communities”.
Sybrid is one of the premier technology solutions providers in the country, providing integrated business solutions to various organisations across the globe. Sybrid has also been partnering with development organizations as part of their strategic goals to create impact and sustainable avenues in Pakistan.
Rupani Foundation is a not-for-profit development organization. Since 2007, the Foundation is working on Early Childhood Development, sustainable economic development, and Skill Development in the remote regions and marginalized communities of developing countries, including Gilgit-Baltistan, Sindh and Punjab with a vision to create a sustainable society for future generations.