Mr. Farrukh Iqbal

Mr. Farrukh Iqbal

Mr. Farrukh Iqbal

Assistant Professor

Farrukh.iqbal@ucp.edu.pk
Ext: 524

Mr. Farrukh Iqbal is currently serving as an Assistant Professor in UCP-Business School, University of Central Punjab-Lahore. He also held position of Director Quality Enhancement Cell (QEC) in 2012-13 and in 2016-18. He did MPhil in Quality & Operations Management from Chalmers University of Technology from Sweden. His research was in the domain of “Lean Product Development” in Volvo Technology. He is a corporate trainer of quality, operations and supply chain for ISCEA-USA, VCARE Academy Canada and Leoron-PDI-UAE. His current research interests encapsulate around Lean Production, Sustainability, Humanitarian Supply Chain and Reverse Logistics. He trained more than 500 participants from various National and International Organizations like United Nations, Tetra Pak, British Council, Happilac Paints, WHO, Fatima Fertilizer, SGS Pakistan, Inter-wood, Agility, Unilever, PwC, Rhino PEB and KAAUH-SA.

MPhil Quality & Operations Management Chalmers Chalmers University of Technology-Sweden2007-2009
MS Total Quality Management (TQM) University of the Punjab-Lahore 2006-2007
BSc Metallurgical Engineering University of Engineering & Technology-(UET)-Lahore 2000-2004
Assistant Professor Business School, University of Central Punjab (UCP)-Lahore Feb 2012-Present
Director QEC University of Central Punjab (UCP)-Lahore Aug 2016 – Sep 2018 Feb 2012 – Feb 2013
Lecturer COMSATS University-Islamabad Sep 2010 – Feb 2012
Researcher Volvo Technology - Sweden Jan 2009 –July 2009
QA Officer Bank Alfalah (Pvt.) Ltd Sep 2006 – Sep 2007
Officer OperationsMCB Bank (Pvt.) Ltd July 2004 – Aug 2006
AM Operations KAP Associates (Pvt.) Ltd Jan 2004 – July 2004
1A critical multi-model comparative study of QFD, Kano and AHP Hybrids for Product Development by Farrukh Iqbal, Dr. Qaiser Saleem and Muhammad Ajmad, Technical Journal Special Issue of Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management, April 2015, Vol.20(SI), No.2(SI)
2Towards a Lean Perspective in Product Development by Farrukh Iqbal and Azade Najafi, International Journal of Contemporary Research in Business, July 2011, Volume 3, Issue 3.
3Understanding Customer Attributes by merging QFD and Kano Analysis--2nd Annual Business Research Conference Lahore School of Economics, Lahore-Pakistan (May 2014).
4Managing Construction Delays using Total Management Framework – 2nd ICIBM conference at University of Central Punjab, Lahore-Pakistan (July 2012).
5Towards Lean Product Development – Case Study of Global Company in Sweden – 13th QMOD conference in Cottbus Germany (August 2010)

Date Sheet