Minister's Biography

 Shahzad Gul AryobeeActing and Nominated Minster of Communications and Information Technologies

Shahzad Gul Aryobee, son of Wazir Gul was born in Paktia Province in 1980. he completed Bachelor of Business Administration, furthermore he have completed short-term courses in Computer Science, Information Technologies, Price II, project management professional, plan and policy, programming for result management. Mr. Aryobee have also received UN language proficiency certification which is one the world’s most credible.

Mr. Aryobee is specialized in e-Gov, ERP, ICT Infrastructure, Cyber Security and Networking and speaks Pashto, Dari, English, Arabic and Urdu languages.

He started is career in 2000 as the head of database at the offices of UNOCA/MIS in Islamabad, Mazar-i-Sharif and Gardez and subsequently he worked as field programs officer at UNAMA/RRR, Project Mangement Specialist at UNDP/AIMS, Project Development manager at UNDP/AIMS, Project Provincial Manager of Maidan Wardak Province for USAID/CPD, Director of Coordination with the Government at USAID/CPD and Planning and Policy advisor of the Ministry of Borders and Tribal affairs through World Bank’s CBR program.

He served as the head of the database from 2000 to 2002 at the offices of Islamabad, Mazar-i-Sharif and Gardez, UNOCA / MIS. Subsequently, in 2002 he was appointed for the office of field programs in UNAMA/RRR Gardez Regional office.

In 2015, he was appointed as the General Director Asan Khedmat of Ministry of Finance and in this short time despite the establishment of the organization he was able to take effective steps toward E-services in Afghanistan.

Mr. Shahzad Gul Aryobee has been active member of civil society and youth organizations since the Translational government of Afghanistan.

 During the official postings as mentioned above, he has played a significant role in attracting and implementing international assistance and providing groundwork for the implementation of major national projects for Afghanistan.

Recently based on the Orders No. 1572 of President of Islamic Republic of Afghanistan dated 7 August 2017 Mr. Shahzad Gul Aryobee was appointed as the Acting and nominated Minister of Communication and Information technology due to his excellent activities in the previous position and his merits.