As a public sector officer, Saif has held senior leadership positions with several development-oriented projects in Pakistan over his professional journey of the last 12 years. With focus on sustainable development and social welfare, he has extensively worked with international donor agencies and INGOs to generate funds and design and implement development projects. Having completed an MPA in international development from Harvard University, Saif has developed a greater knack for institutional reforms and policy work. He has been engaging young students and professionals in community-driven welfare projects and campaigns, and he has authored many policy papers and monographs on the capacity building and intellectual empowerment of the youngsters in developing countries. He advocates initiatives to inculcate self-confidence and foster a sense of individual responsibility and accountability among tender minds to give way to a more mature generation that is self-aware and growth-oriented.