Dr. Said Assadullah Fayaz is the Founder & Director General of AHEAD since 2008. He carries a background of more than 17 years in management of Public Health. He is a Medical Doctor. He did his Diploma in Hospital Management from Poland & MPH from India. Under his leadership, AHEAD achieved numerous successes in making the impact at the most remote and grass-root level for the poor and marginalized communities in Afghanistan. He always advocates for the rights of common people of Afghanistan in terms of basic health, education and justice.
Dr. Farhad Farahmand Manager Director
A medical doctor over 17 years of experience in public health in Afghanistan, Dr. Farhad Farahmand is the Managing Director for AHEAD. He brings a wealth of expertise with particular strengths in areas such as Basic Package of Health Services, health system strengthening, research, human resource for health and program development. He has influenced in development of several public health strategies. Dr. Farahmand holds a Master’s degree from the Institute of Management Sciences (IMS) and a Bachelor’s degree from Kabul Medical University
Saad Ali Finance & Operations Director
Saad Ali joined AHEAD in 2014 as Manager Finance, and later served as Financial Controller in 2016 and appointed as Director Finance & Operations in 2019. He has also served as Audit Associate, Senior Auditor and Finance Manager in various companies over the past 10 years directly or indirectly related to Health Sector. He is certified in Accounting and Finance from the Institute of Chartered Accounting of Pakistan and also holds his graduation in Economics.
Mr. Mohammadi is an executive management professional with over 15 years of experience in leading and implementation of technical portfolios and projects from conception to completion. Expert in assembling and overseeing multidisciplinary teams across the globe in order to achieve results and drive a positive outcome. He has a proven track record of implementing process improvement, delivering mission objectives, and increasing output for the communities who gain lasting impact . He holds a master’s degree in business administration (MBA) from the United States, and a second master’s degree in public administration (MPA) from India, he has completed his undergraduate studies in Kabul. He is a Certified Professional Contract Manager (CPCM) from the United States and a Certified Accounting Technician from the United Kingdom.
Dr. Nasratullah Ansari Senior Technical Advisor
Dr. Nusratullah Ansari is MD, MPH and PHD. He carries a background of more than 17 years in leadership and management of Public Health. Working on various positions during his career, he contributed to the NGO sector not just in Afghanistan but also across the globe. He is currently working with AHEAD as Senior Technical Adviser and contributing to its Health Program by providing his thoughtful ideas about managing by ensuring utmost quality of the services.