Memon Professional Forum (MPF), which came into existence in January 1985, is a prestigious body of professionals belonging to the Memon Community. Today the Forum Membership comprises over 1200 professionals from various disciplines. The membership covers the entire spectrum, from senior professionals, occupying eminent positions both in Pakistan and abroad, to young professionals who are in the early stages of their careers. This gives MPF the Potential for becoming a very strong and representative institution for the Memon Community.
The MPF was formed to foster Networking amongst members of various disciplines such as Doctors, Engineers, Architects, Accountants, Lawyers, MBA’s, Tax Practitioners and any other recognized professional bodies. The objectives of this Forum are comprehensively, spelt out in the Memorandum of Association. Broadly, the objectives are:
- To develop an organization where professionals get-together and promote unity, cooperation and mutual understanding.
- To organize programs for professional development of the members.
- To provide a platform for youngsters to learn and guide them in the selection of professionals through career guidance programs.
Affairs of MPF are run by a Managing Committee (MC) which is elected for two years by the members of the Forum. The Managing Committee consisting of 16 members to be elected amongst the members by the General Body from 5 categories as defined below:-
|Article No||Categories|| No. of Positions|
|3.1.1||Accounts, Finance, Business Administration, Banking and allied Professions /disciplines.||3|
|3.1.2 ||Architecture, Arts, Engineering, Town Planning & Allied professions / disciplines.||3|
|Medicine, Dentistry, Pharma, Biotech & allied professions/disciplines||3|
|3.1.4||Legal, Tax Practitioners, Insurance, Actuaries & Allied professions / disciplines.||3|
|TOTAL MEMBERS OF THE MANAGING COMMITTEE||16|
The Managing Committee elects Office Bearers from among its members. The Office Bearers are President, Vice President, Honorary Secretary General, Treasurer.
The MC forms various committees from time to time to carry out several activities of the forum for the year. The Managing Committee for the year 2019-2020 decided to bring in some new ideas to further streamline the activities of the Forum and formation of Committees with different objectives.
The MC feels that continuous improvements can be achieved only by implanting new ideas. The Managing Committee also understands that the full benefit of our vision can only be achieved over a longer term and hence this committee has initiated these changes of a basic nature, the result of which will be seen over the next few years.
The Forum also has a permanent body in the shape of a Strategic Advisory Board (SAB) consisting of 12 immediate Past Presidents of the Forum. The incumbent President and Honorary Secretary General are additional members of this Board. The responsibility of the SAB is to review long term Planning and to fulfill an advisory role. The existence of SAB serves to make available to the Managing Committee the large and valuable fund or accumulated experience of Past President of the Forum.
Why become a member
- Discount on Participation Fee at Various Events
- Discount of services of organizations on the panel
- Opportunity to connect with other professionals
- Eligibility to present new business ideas and concepts
- Opportunity to recommend other professionals for membership