Aslam Perwaiz, Head of Department of Disaster Risk Management Systems, ADPC

Mr. Aslam Perwaiz serves as the Head of Department of Disaster Risk Management Systems. He has worked in the development sector for more than twenty years with extensive experience of disaster risk management in Asia Pacific and Africa.  He is leading the ADPC’s privates sector engagement initiative “iPrepare Business” and post-disaster needs assessment and resilient recovery initiative “Ready4Recovery”. 

Mr. Perwaiz has contributed in engaging private sector in disaster risk reduction activities in cooperation with the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) and Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) of the Government of Australia. He has also been involved in SME resilience initiatives in APEC economies such as Thailand, Philippine, Indonesia and Vietnam.