Karachi: Maryam Baqir, a communications professional has joined Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) as Deputy General Manager in Public Affairs Division.
She is a foreign qualified communications professional with a Masters degree from Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University, Melbourne, Australia. Besides, she is a certified director having qualified in the Directors Training Program of LUMS.
Maryam has served on a variety of corporate communications, media and marketing/sales assignments both at home and abroad. Prior to her joining PIA, she was heading the corporate communications/ branding at Bulleh Shah Packaging Company – a joint venture between Sweden’s Stora Enso and Pakistan’s Packages group. She also has served as head of communications at Lahore Stock Exchange.
Maryam had started her career as a media journalist and has worked on different reporting, hosting and anchorperson related assignments.