MBA Executive: Guest Speaker Session - Mr. Mutahir Mehmood - July 11, 2015

Having worked for Philip Morris International (PMI) as brand manager for Marlboro and Morven Gold for a few years, Mutahir decided to pursue his passion full time. While working for PMI, he used to cover events after office hours, and that left him very little time to give to his startup. A couple of years back, he Astalavista'd the corporate world and took up his passion full time. Already having qualifications from world renowned universities, he felt the need to study photography at Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture to better build his dream.

Some of Mutahir's achievements as an entrepreneur are;
- CokeStudio Sound of the Nation Coffee Table Book
- KE Pride of Performance
- Showcased new body of work at the PGD'13 Photography Exhibition
- Student Photography Workshops // L'ecole // Batch 1
- Shot Fashion Pakistan Week Fall 2012 // One of the exclusive backstage photographers
- Getty Images signed up O'Shoot as their official photo contributor from Pakistan
- Shot Fashion Pakistan Week 2012

You may also see his work on his facebook page:

During guest speaker session with MBA Executive participants, he shared his journey from PMI to O'Shoot, inspiring the audience to ignite their entrepreneurial flair and tackling the ups and downs that come along the way. Further, in spirit of the Consumer Behavior class by Mr. Samir Aamir, he interacted with the participants to develop a framework for a photography startup such as O'Shoot, to better understand and analyze the consumer behavior patterns in prospective clients. The session was highly interactive, informative and aspiring for young entrepreneurs and marketing professionals.

We wish Mr. Mutahir Mehmood and O'Shoot all the best for future endeavors and thank Mr. Anwer Bakht for inviting him on our behalf and making this Saturday a learning experience for all. Executive-IBA/708670925859000