Born in 1961 in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Asad Umar is currently one of the most prominent leaders of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf.
His father was an Army officer and his family has a long history of military career. He is the youngest among 7 siblings. Umar graduated as an MBA from the Institute of Business Administration, Karachi in 1984. Although he is a renowned political figure, he is equally famous and respected because of his role and contribution in Pakistan’s corporate sector.