Message By CEO

Dear friends in tourism, trekking and mountaineering sector some of you already know me but for most of the new friends with same spirit and passion to serve in the tourism sector, I am briefly sharing my introduction.
Currently I’m serving as CEO ARBA Tourism and Group CEO vMulti, with multiple portfolios of Businesses including Tourism, Business Automation & Logistics Solutions, Success Coach for small and medium enterprise development, Consultant & Trainer and above all passionate mountaineer and nature lover.
Prior to current roles and responsibilities I have served as Country Director for International NGO for more than 12 years and served across Pakistan ??. I have also served as HR Head in a renowned University at Lahore for another decade to develop and groom the teams of all levels in the institution.
As a CEO ARBA Tourism, we aspire to best contribute in our humble capacity not only limited to our guests and tourist clients rather we consider that we owe to the whole Tourism sector key stake holders, and together we can make a big difference. Let us us join hands and strive to build the capacity of all stakeholders including, tour operators, guides, transporters, restaurants and hotels, porters and support teams at all levels in collaboration and support with Tourism Ministries at federal and provincial levels and active organisations.
Alhamdulillah I have been to all major treks in Pakistan, few of them including K2 base, Gondogorola, Biafo snow Lake Hisper la, NangaParbat, Deosai, Burzal pass, Neelam valley, Sawat valley, Kaghan valley, Chitral valley, Cholistan, Tharparkar, Thal, Bagh Valley and so on. In nut shell Pakistan ?? is blessed with all 4 Seasons and all 4 colours of natural beauty and Pakistan is like a paradise for the tourist, we should all join hands to strive and promote the inwards tourism to Pakistan ?? from across the globe?
For the purpose we will inshaAllah set the basic standards matching the internationally acceptable criteria for tourism facilities and we will make collective efforts for the capacity building of all key stakeholders in the Tourism Industry.
We will remain in contact and join hands for very productive and long lasting professional relationship.

Our Passion for Tourism

At ARBA Tourism we are passionately committed to deliver the best possible services to our guests and companions for Tourism from overseas and inland to explore the beautiful colors of the world.

We are specialized in customized tours and our guests are facilitated the best for their special requirements.

We are team of committed professionals from diverse walks of life to offer the unique services to our esteemed guests.

Our Name

“ARBA” is Arabic word which means 4 and ARBA Tourism aspires to serve in all 4 Seasons in Pakistan and worldwide. The name ARBA comes from one of the most respected companions of the Holy Prophet (PBUH), Abdur Rahman Bin Auwf (RA), who pioneered supply/value chain in business management underpinning the principles of equity, inclusion and diversity at the state of Medina and he is considered as one of the most successful businessmen that Muslim Ummah has ever known.

Our Team

Shahid Warsi

Shahid Warsi has a vast experience of traveling more than 35 countries in five continents of the world. He has multidimensional activities worldwide, i.e., visiting for lectures and seminars, participation in different events and exhibitions, meeting with renowned scholars and educationists of the world and for curriculum development and publishing.

Chairman

Phone: 0333 4999 206

Khobaib A Vahedy

Khobaib A Vahedy is the CEO and Director of ARBA Tourism, he is a passionate mountaineer, and been to K2, Base, Nangaparbat base, Everest base and gone to the extreme expedition of Biafo Hispar glaciers, Scuba Diving and many other extreme sports. He has served as a founder Country Director of INGO in Pakistan and given his contributions for more than 12 years across the country. He did MBA and PGD in Disaster Management and served in multiple fields including Human Resource Development, trainings and facilitation, research and development as well as Relief and Development. n last 20 years. Mr. Vahedy has been serving Muslim Aid as its Country Director, since its establishment in Pakistan i.e. 2005 and has played an active role in the development and relief scenario of Pakistan, he has initiated the Islamic Microfinance Program in Muslim Aid in 2007, he has also served with Muslim Aid as Director Middle East Region in Jordan expanding the outreach of the organization. He is founding chair of MIF in Pakistan and active member of the Humanitarian and Development Networks. He has also served in Academia as a faculty member and resource person, and conducted several training programs for the professionals and youth. He was awarded Gold Medal in 2010 from Chief Minister Punjab and Principal Allama Iqbal Madical College in recognition of services to Humanity. Founding Chairperson of MIF, Muslim INGOs Forum Pakistan in 2011. In 2012, 2013 and 2015 Elected Member of Executive Committee of PHF, Pakistan Humanitarian Forum Chairperson National Steering Committee, START Network Project, Transforming Surge Capacity. His Favourite Quotes are, Who’s tomorrow is not better than his yesterday, he destroyed.

Sarmaya-e-shab youn to hotey hain sabhi tarey

Har tara magar subho ka tara nahin hota

Philosophy of his Life is Sustainability & empowerment of vulnerable communities through their capacity building and skills development.

CEO

Phone: 0334 5149 901

Nisar Sabir

Director  Finance

Nisar Sabir is the Director of ARBA Tourism and also serving as Director for CEF –Character Education Foundation, a dedicated initiative for the Quran Education, Character education and community development. Mr. Ahmed is also serving as an Executive Director for Help In Need, a non-profit company set up under section 42 with SECP. 47 years old, Nisar Sabir has versatile, dynamic and extensive leadership experience of more than 21 years in not-for-profit sector. He is working as an Executive Director of Help In Need, A Company set up under section 42 with SECP. RIR (Rahma Islamic Relief), Member Board of Trustees and Vice-Chairman since 2009, RIR a Norwegian Organization in Pakistan POCF (Pakistan Orphan Care Forum), Founding General Secretary Pakistan Orphan Care Forum, Since 2015 Bazam-e-Roshni Trust, Member Board of Trustees and Secretary Bazam-e-Roshni Trust Since 2012 Human Appeal International, Founding Country Director, December 2005 to June 2017 Muslim INGOs Forum-MIF Former Chairman for the year of 2015 READ Foundation, Head of Fundraising and Donor Relations, 1999-2005 Pakistan Young Writer’s Forum AJK, Former President for the year of 1994 Bazm-e-Roshni AJK, Former President 1994 & 1996

Phone: 0334 5052 299

Shiekh Umar Nazir

Umar Nazir

Director Operations

Explore Geology & a geography of Pakistan via Tourism i am a Geologist & social network Activist During my Study i explore half of Pakistan with details study of Geology & geography in which i explore North & south Punjab Kpk Galliyat Section Potwar Region Northern areas & Kashmir as i travel for my reserch work my craze about tourism increase after completion of my reserch i start with tourism as this industry has much potential to explore deep hidden Geography & geology of Pakistan.I travel whole Pakistan north to south east to west and find Pakistan a much beautiful country with compare to rest of world the beaches the desert the mountains the Meadows lush green Valley’s world heights peaks & meadow hundred of lakes which are not seen by few hundreds individuals rivers cannals streems natural springs & much more. With Tourism i want to show the real face of Pakistan to Pakistani nation and also potry this image to rest of world. I want to contribute in my nation economic development & entrepreneurs development eradicate unemployment from our nation. As Kashmiri native i also want to promote Kashmir cause to show national & international tourists Kashmir real face and use tourism for peace in Kashmir & for freedom of Kashmir. During travel with Tourist Groups i share the all basic knowledge of Geography & geology of the area where we visit specially northern areas & and Kashmir. I am Young & social networking activists Coordinator Neelum Youth Forum a leading youth Group of Neelum Valley Kashmir. I am Co-Founder & Director Operations ARBA Tours, Member Board of Directors AJK Tours Operators Association, Ex-president Bazm-e-Roshni Azad Jammu and Kashmir & Gilgit Baltistan a youth organization work for the development of school going children’s With these backgrounds I am in tourism industry and want to develop this industry at international standards

Phone: 0301 5060 936