Shehryar Omar
Shehryar Omar


Petroleum Institute of Pakistan (PIP)


Shehryar is the CEO of the Petroleum Institute of Pakistan (PIP), an industry body that has as its members Pakistan’s E&P companies, Refineries, Oil Marketing Companies, Gas T&D utilities, and LNG terminal companies.

The Institute provides advocacy, capacity building, research, thought leadership, and international representation for its member companies, and has been working since 1963.

Prior to this role, Shehryar was CCO for the Pakistan State Oil Company, the largest corporation by revenue in Pakistan, with responsibility for ensuring that the country’s fuel supply chain runs smoothly. He has extensive global management experience in Asia and North America across multiple industries and disciplines, with companies like Coca-Cola, Nestle, and Citibank. He has also run his own Health Food & Nutrition business in Canada.

He has expertise in strategy development and execution, P&L management, new business development, change management, and consumer marketing, as well as extensive experience in managing large national and international customers, government stakeholders, and industry bodies. His experience in different countries, industries, and business environments, both public and private, has given him a deep understanding of what it takes to build businesses, and motivate people to deliver their best.