Rear Adm. Syed Ahmed Baqar

Twenty-fifth Chairman Board of Governors (1999-2001)

Rear Adm.(R) S.A. Baqar - 2010

By Kazi Zulkader Siddiqui, Kit no. 671, Latif House

Rear Admiral Syed Ahmed Baqar was the twenty fifth Chairman Board of Governors of Cadet College Petaro from 1999-2001.

He retired from the Pakistan Navy as Rear Admiral.

His younger brother was Lt.Cdr. Syed Mohammed Baqar, kit no. 167/Ayub

S.A. Baqar acquired his early education from Habib Public School, Karachi.

He joined Pakistan Navy in 1963 and was commissioned in the Operations Branch in 1965. He participated in the 1965 and 1971 Indo-Pak wars.

While he was Commander Karachi (COMKAR) during 1999-2001, he was also the Chairman of Board of Governors of Cadet College Petaro.

During 1999-2000, he was also the President of the Karachi Golf Club.

He has been a member of the Sindh Public Service Commission.

At present, Adm. Baqar is the CEO of Infaq Foundation.