Mr. Elahi has an extensive background in operations, general management and business development. He is amongst the co-founders of TRG and joined the company at its inception in 2002 at its head offices in Washington DC, USA where he served as TRG’s head of North American Operations.
Prior to TRG, he was an Associate in the Global Business Development Group at Terra Lycos Inc. in Waltham, Massachusetts, where he assisted in financial due- diligence on acquisition targets in Asia/Pacific. He also co-founded FTA Direct Inc., a provider of internet-based, supply- chain solutions for the global textiles industry, based in New York. Prior to FTA Direct, he served as Director of Manufacturing for over six years at Tanveer Textiles, a family business involved in the production of finished, textile fabrics in Pakistan.
Mr. Elahi was amongst the founding members of OPEN (Organization of Pakistani Entrepreneurs of North America), Washington, DC Chapter. He recently served as Chairman, P@SHA (Pakistan Software Houses Association for IT and ITes) and currently serves as President of the American Business Council of Pakistan. He is also the current President of the Harvard Business School Club of Pakistan, Member of the Board of Directors of OPEN-Karachi Chapter and a member of the Corporate Leaders Advisory Board of the Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi.
He is also a member of board of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO)-Pakistan Chapter. Mr. Elahi has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a B.A in Mathematics and Economics from Brown University, USA.