Founders

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Asad Rehman

Cofounder

Asad taught himself C, C++ and x86 assembly programming languages at the age of twelve. He has twenty two years of programming experience and has worked in Pakistan as well as the USA where he currently resides. He has an undergraduate degree in Computer Science from LUMS. He founded Code School with his sibling Sadaf.

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Sadaf Rehman

Cofounder

​Sadaf has spent seventeen years in the nonprofit education and skills training space in Pakistan, and is currently partnerships advisor to LUMS. She is a trained IB teacher, has an undergraduate degree in computer science and math, and an MBA from LUMS where she received a gold medal for first place overall. She founded Code School with her sibling Asad.

 

Advisors

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Taimur K. Banday

School Programme Advisor

Taimur has two decades of experience in the Pakistan education sector and is currently director of Zohfar Pvt Ltd an education consultancy firm setting up IB schools and programmes across Pakistan. He was previously an economics A Levels teacher for two decades, served as the Head of IB PYP, MYP and DP at Learning Alliance International, and has been the former President of the national debating society of Pakistan and former Vice Chair of the world schools debating championship. Taimur is a Aitchisonian and holds a Masters in International relations and political theory and an MPhil in Political Science from the UK.

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Shibli Mansuri

Game Design Advisor

Shibli is a game designer with a background in computer science and music. He has a decade of experience in the industry and is currently Lead Game Designer in a tech startup with projects in the top 3 positions in the US Appstore. Shibli has a BSc. Hons in Computer Science from LUMS, and holds a Master's in Entertainment Technology from Carnegie Mellon, Pittsburgh USA where he was tutored by Disney Imagineers

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Anum Ismail

Financial Advisor

Anum is a finance professional with seven years of cross-industry experience in managerial accounting. Her core expertise is in nonprofit grant financial management, and has experience in managing financial reporting for grants from bilateral funding agencies, international foundations and embassies. Anum has published two reports on on risk-management in non-financial firms and impact of credit crunch on the economy

 

Team

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Fatima Zehra

Instructor

Fatima is a senior year computer science undergrad from Habib University, Karachi. She is an AI/Data Science enthusiast, working on her sales forecasting & stock prediction thesis. She also has an interest in education research and has worked with a global education counselling service.

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Mehwish Kaleem

Curriculum & Instruction

Mehwish is an educationist with over 11 years of experience. She has worked with leading national school systems like Beaconhouse in various capacities like Education Technology Lead, Teacher/Education Technology, Coordinator, and Teacher Trainer. Her previous experience includes being a program manager at Amal Academy, where she was responsible for training and curriculum. She is a computer science graduate and holds a Master's degree in Educational Leadership.

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Muzammil Tariq

Game Design Consultant

Muzammil is a final year undergraduate student pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science with a minor in Social Development & Policy from Habib University. He is a data science and quantitative research enthusiast, with an aim to use these skills to conduct research and develop mobile and web applications which help people navigate their lives in this modern age of technology. He is currently working on a food pre ordering mobile application in his inter disciplinary final year project which will help people pre order food and receive it autonomously. He has been a teaching assistant for several computer science courses and has conducted multiple workshops where he has taught programming in Python and C++ to junior students.

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Ramsha Thaniana

Instructor

Ramsha is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Human Computer Interaction at Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany. She completed her Bachelors of Science in Computer Science from Habib University in 2019. She gained experience in tutoring and teaching assistantship there. She has a passion for research in human-computer interaction, virtual reality, Robotics and Educational Technologies. Her Final Year Project during her Bachelors was an Aircraft Monitoring system using augmented reality.

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Omema Ahmed

Instructor

Omema is a final year undergraduate student pursuing her Bachelor's degree in Computer Science from Habib University, Karachi. She is a data science and machine learning enthusiast, currently working on multiple projects and publications related to AI including an AI moderation algorithm integrated with a chat-bot, along with a fabric pattern synthesizer using genetic algorithms. She has served for multiple tenures as a teaching assistant in courses related to core computer science fundamentals.

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Zuwayr Wajid

Instructor

Zuwayr Wajid is a technical content engineer at Educative.io. He completed his Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from LUMS in 2020. He has a passion for networks, security, and cloud computing. He also has an interest in IoT devices and home automation systems. Some of the languages he has worked on are C++, Python, Java, Javascript, Ruby, and GO.