Malahat Awan is President of the Tehzeeb Foundation, which has been working for the preservation and promotion of music, fine arts and literature for the past many years. Theb Foundation regularly arranges music concerts. which are attended by hundreds of people, and invites artists from all over the world. The Foundation has produced over 60 music CDs and published various books on music and arts. Ms Awan heads Communications, Graduate Placement, Alumni Affairs, and Corporate Relations at the Institue of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi . She has also worked for the Asian Development Bank, UNDP, British Council and British Deputy High Commission in various capacities.