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Waqar Ahmad Khan

Waqar Ahmad KHAN

Ahmad Khan

CEO, Star Hydropower Limited

Waqar Ahmad Khan is CEO of Star Hydro Power Limited, a hydropower IPP in Pakistan and a subsidiary of Korea Water Resources Corporation (Kwater), the state-owned water sector entity of South Korea.

For the past 23 years, he has been working in the power sector. He has experience of working as a professional engineer on large projects, and during the last eight years, he has been a part of the executive management of thermal and hydropower IPPs.

He has degrees in electrical engineering (BSc), control systems (MSc) and business (MBA). His academic interests are in the regulation and regulatory structures, and project finance.

Associated sessions

11 May
14:30 - 16:00

Approaches for sediment management

Type: Focus session

Sediment management at the planning, operation and maintenance phase of hydropower projects are fundamental to reduce the loss of reservoir storage capacity resulting from sedimentation.

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