Chair, Global Dignity; Pakistan and CEO, Mishal Pvt. Ltd.
Amir Jahangir is a design thinker and innovator. He is a leading strategic communication and media professional who was honoured as a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum for his work on development initiatives to improve the state of media and governance. He leads Mishal Pakistan, a country partner institute of the Global Competitiveness and Benchmarking Networks, World Economic Forum. Jahangir is at the forefront of technology with his startup RINSTRA, Pakistan’s first digital platform for content creators and storytellers. As co-founder of two not-for-profits, Media Development and Agahi, his flagship development programme, he has played a crucial role in bringing together press clubs, journalist associations, and academia, on a common platform, empowering these communities across Pakistan. In the past, Jahangir was CEO of Samaa TV, a leading news channel of Pakistan, and also served as CEO and board member for CNBC. At the age of 31, Jahangir was the youngest CEO for any CNBC franchise in the world. He is founder and former CEO of DBTV.live, Pakistan`s first internet TV with an AI-enabled newsroom.