Mr. Abdul Kabir Kazi was born in 1959 at District Naushero Feroz (Sindh). He graduated in Economics from University of Sindh with one year Post Graduation Program for government servants from Institution of Business Administration, Karacahi. He also completed Senior Management Course in 2008.
Mr. Kazi is an officer of BS-20 of Pakisan Administrative Services (formally known as District Management Group). He joined the Civil Service in 1989 and during 24 years of public service, he initially served in Punjab for 8 years where he remained posted on various field assignments in Faisalabad, Bahawalpur, Rahim Yar Khan, Lodhran and Rajanpur districts. He served 14 years in Sindh where he held important portfolios like Principal Secretary to Chief Minister, Member Board of Revenue, Special Secretary Local Government, Additional Secretary Finance, Administrator District Municipal Corporation, Karachi (East & Malir) and Secretary Sindh Industrial and Trading Estates Limited. Mr. Kazi joined Federal Government in April 2012 whereas he was posted as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Comerce. Now, he also holds the charge of Secretary Trade Development Authority of Pakistan since August, 2012.
Mr. Kazi has vast experience in public sectors management. He has also headed a number of governance and reforms related initiatives as Program Director with the assistance of Asia Development Bank.
Besides number of International Conferences and Seminars, Mr. Kazi has also attended various training programs, inland and abroad, in subjects related to finance, planning and development, Social Services delivery etc.