LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship (LCE) has come into a strategic partnership with EO Lahore and GSEA Pakistan. The MoU was signed between Khurram Zafar (Executive Director at LCE) and Khurram Saleem (President EO Lahore). This collaboration will help all the partners achieve their common goal of promoting entrepreneurship.
EO Lahore and GSEA Pakistan’s representatives visited the Center and held informational sessions for LCE’s entrepreneurs. While addressing the entrepreneurs, Omar Chughtai (Director Chughtai Lab, EO Representative) shared valuable insights and quoted “Anything that brings convenience to the middle class has a lot of potential” He also advised “Pick one problem, find a solution, make it scalable, accessible & monetize it, don’t try to solve too many problems at one time”
Khurram Zafar while speaking about this partnership stated “We look forward to continue to scout and support passionate Pakistani entrepreneurs in collaboration with EO Lahore Chapter and GSEA Pakistan. The shared vision of the three organizations have to bolster entrepreneurship in Pakistan will go a long way towards strengthening this partnership over the long haul.”
About Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO)
The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) is a global business network of 12,000+ leading entrepreneurs in 160 chapters in more than 50 countries. Founded in 1987 by a group of young entrepreneurs, EO enables business owners to learn from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life.
About EO Lahore Chapter
Formed in 2004, EO Lahore Chapter comprises a total of 67 leading entrepreneurs with a total turnover of over USD 8.97 Billion and a combined workforce of more than 97,000 employees. EO Lahore Chapter empowers these influential entrepreneurs to grow and learn towards greater personal triumph and contentment. They aim to educate, transform, inspire and offer invaluable resources in the form of global events, leadership-development programs, an online entrepreneur forum and executive education opportunities, among other offerings designed for personal and professional growth.
GSEA supports student entrepreneurs who require much needed mentorship, recognition and connections to take their businesses to the next level of success. They aim to empower student entrepreneurs to become the world’s more influential change makers. They also strive to provide student entrepreneurs the opportunity to accelerate their success, challenge the status quo, connect to an instrumental peer group and make the greatest impact possible in their community.