A career civil servant, Kamran Ali
Afzal has held a range of administrative and policymaking
positions over the past twenty-seven years, including
assignments with the provincial finance, local government,
and planning & development departments as well as
with the Prime Minister’s Office.
Prior to his appointment as Finance
Secretary, he has held the positions of Special Secretary
Finance, Additional Secretary (External Finance), Additional
Secretary (Internal Finance), and Joint Secretary (Budget)
in the Finance Division.
His alma maters include: Aitchison
College, Lahore, where he completed his A-Levels; Government
College, Lahore, where he studied for his bachelor’s
and master’s degrees; and the University of Melbourne,
from where he received a master’s in public policy
and management, and later a PhD in political economy.