Management Team

MrAWahid Chaudry Abdul Wahid is CEO of Pakistan Best Western International Brand Hotels. He has more than 30+ years’ strong experience in the business being a prominent businessman in United Kingdom & Pakistan.

Pakistan is a very high potential market for future business development but remains very competitive and challenging.

Ch Abdul Wahid will like to encourage businesses and investors from overseas and within Pakistan to invest in hospitality sector within Pakistan to become one of the Members in the World’s Largest Hotel Chain.

If you would like to contact Ch Abdul Wahid please email him on wahid@bestwestern.pk or ch.wahid1@hotmail.co.uk and he will be glad to talk to you about your potential development projects within Pakistan & AJK.

 SashaBukina2 Sasha Bukina joined Best Western team almost seven years and has shown a strong leadership in maintaining hotels quality and standards to meet brand requirements. The intrinsic details in identifying skills in individuals & motivating staff are also strong qualities that she holds. Sasha was born in Belarus, and attended Minsk Linguistic University. She can speak Russian, English, and German. Sasha also holds a diploma in Hospitality Management. She has attended University of West London for bachelor degree in Hospitality Management. Sasha practically manages large team of people and covers all general segments of Best Western Hotels.

Sasha is excited to promote Pakistan and Best Western Brand internationally. She has established relationships with travel agencies, tour operators, and multi-company accounts. For hotels to meet the requirements of Brand Identity and quality standards inspections will be carried out by her to provide best customer services experience.

Sasha enjoys travelling and hobbies are dancing and meeting people from different cultures and backgrounds.

 IkramWahid2 Ikram Wahid has 15 years experience in hospitality industry. He attended Kingston University gaining BA Economics degree and MBA from University of East London. He has served various posts as General Manager, Accounts manager, Revenue Manager throughout his career and now appointed as a Director for International Developments for Pakistan.

Ikram will like to promote BEST WESTERN chain in Pakistan the World’s Biggest Hotel Family.

Ikram is an active member of various societies such as Institute of Hospitality, Revenue Management Societies, and also works as a consultant in development projects and converting properties into BEST  WESTERN brand.

Best Western has achieved a number of notable industry firsts. BEST WESTERN was the first brand to offer free high-speed Internet access at all of its North American properties; first to launch virtual tours for each of its North American hotels on the brand’s Web site; first to offer electronic gift cards redeemable in various currencies and for free nights; and first to initiate strategic and exclusive partnerships with NASCAR® and Harley-Davidson®

Ikram enjoys travelling, and reading political journals. He is a keen Golfer and swimmer.

Rizwan Karim Chohan A senior Hotel Executive having valuable experience of a considerable period of more than 26 years in the service oriented hospitality industry in Middle East and Pakistan.  

After successfully working in Four Star and Five Star Hotels at national and international level he has the credit of multi-lingual proficiency for dealing with people of different habits and cultures in the world. He has strong team building and leadership skills coupled with ability to motivate staff and create a peerless working environment.

He is a results driven, dynamic and enthusiastic personality knowing well how to increase sales and profitability in tight budgets with creative approach and skillful monitoring. 

A professional having advanced analytical and selling skills required for successfully functioning in a dynamic and high pressure environment focusing on excellent results.  

 SM_BWPk2 Silviu Miroiu joined Best Western just over five years ago as a consultant. Silviu has worked as a senior Economist in Banking & Insurance industry. He has studies courses in Business Management and currently holds a senior position in Revenue Management department.

Silviu is professional in web-designing, utilizing social media and worked with Google Search Engine Optimizations.

He is a keen team player and dedicated his skills in developing Channel Management with various third party booking web-sites.

He is 43 years and enjoys socializing and is a football fan. His team is Barcelona.

 Shakeel_02 Shakeel Ahmad Shahzad holds degree of Master of Law (LL.M) in Business & Commercial Law from Liverpool John Moores University, U.K. He has invaluable experience of legal profession and expertise in commercial contracting and intellectual property law.

He is excited for fulfilling the mission of further promoting the excellence of Best Western in competitive hotel industry in whole of Pakistan and AJ&K. His role will help promoting and protecting the brand name of Best Western in the major cities of Pakistan and AJ&K.

You may contact him on shakeel@bestwestern.pk and he will gladly reply your any inquiry.