The Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunication (MoITT) will send a report to the Federal Government for a National IT Board Executive Director (NITB).
The National Information Technology Board’s executive director appointment is nearing completion. The MoITT finalized a three-member panel for NITB’s executive director, sources said.
The Federal Minister of Information Technology and Telecommunication, Syed Amin Ul Haque, reportedly chaired a selection board meeting last week.
Short-listed applicants for NITB Executive Director were interviewed. According to sources, 12 individuals interviewed for the job.
Ministry of IT sources indicate the selection board has chosen three excellent interviewees. The ministry will soon provide a summary to the federal cabinet for the next NITB Executive Director, which will approve one of the three applicants.
Since July 2021, Syed Hussain Kazmi has been acting NITB Executive Director. Acting ED till 18 May 2022.
According to insiders, the ministry hired a head-hunting firm to find a new NITB Executive Director.