Mr. Amir S. Fancy- Founder | Director | CEO
Entrepreneur, educationist and philanthropist, Amir Fancy draws upon his experience of the past 25 years in working for and establishing successful business ventures in the Middle East and Pakistan. His vision is simple – to continue and further build the dual legacy established by his grandparents – his late paternal grandfather, Amirali Fancy, patriarch of the Fancy family as well as from his maternal grandmother, Nasra Wazir Ali (S.I.). An entrepreneurial spirit inherited from both sides of his lineage gives him a unique advantage and a deep personal insight towards building organizations and institutions with a core focus to lead for the future.
As the CEO of NPS, he has lead the growth, development and execution of the company’s long-term strategy and continues to be responsible for delivering on both NPS’s academic and financial goals. Bringing a powerful social flavor to entrepreneurship – at this stage he leads the venture for future expansion and growth in partnership with strategic investors like the Acumen Fund.
As a founding member of the Young Presidents Organization (YPO) Capital Chapter Pakistan, Amir has also served on its Board as the Education Chair for Karachi, before moving onto being a member of YPO Gold Pakistan. He is the founding member of the Relief Outreach Programme Trust (ROPE), Victims’ Assistance Fund (VAF), serves on the Advisory Board of IlmKa Safar, member of the Project Management Association (PMI) USA and a Charter Member of PMI Islamabad Chapter. Under his leadership, the Rotary Club of Pakistan Sunset Millennium was voted Pakistan’s Best Club and he was voted the Best President across Pakistan.
Currently, he is the Managing Trustee of the Education Trust Nasra School (ETNS), Chairman of the Fancy Foundation and Fancy Group of Companies. Amir is passionate about creating social impact with a quest to grow, earn, learn and then give back. His various personal commitments to actively serving on several Boards, is a testimony to his personal mandate. He is an Oxford Business Alumni, being the second person to complete the Oxford Social Finance, Impact Investing and Impact Measurement programs at Said Business School, University of Oxford.