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EMERGING PAKISTAN

What if we told you, in a country of 205 million, 161 million own a mobile phone - 72 million access the internet daily and 64 percent of the total population is below the age of 30. Now what if we tell you, the average salary of a person working in Information Technology is $589 per month inclusive of benets. Is your IT resource costing you more than $600 per month?

POTENTIAL

Pakistan is a country currently dened by its youth, where 64 percent of the total registered population is below the age of 30. Demographically, it is one of the youngest countries in the world and is the second youngest in South Asia. Pakistan is emerging as a preferred source of software developers, programmers, designers, and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) specialists and ranked third most nancially attractive location in the world for offshore services.

GROWTH

Pakistan has been ranked as the 4th fastest growing freelance market with 47% growth in freelance earning leaving behind regional countries including India, Bangladesh, Philippines and Russia. The tech sector is among the top 5 net exporters with the highest net exports in the services industries. More than 300 international companies including Global enterprises like IBM, Mentor Graphics, S&PGlobal, Symantec, Teradata (R), and VMware (Dell Technologies) have established global consulting services centers, research & development facilities, and Business Process Outsourcing (BPO) support services centers in Pakistan. Pakistan provides exciting greeneld and growth opportunities for entrepreneurs, investors, and companies. It has a strong and promising startup ecosystem with notable innovators and disruptors. Many leading companies like FireEye, Careem and Cavium attained unicorn status while maintaining and growing their back-ofce operations in Pakistan. The National Incubation Centers throughout the country have enrolled more then 140 startups since their inception in 2017, many of which are scaling in both domestic and international markets and gaining recognition due to their innovative ideas and technologies. It is a country, currently being dened by its youth. A workforce eager to excel in everything they do.

INVEST IN PAKISTAN

The Invest in Pakistan Summit on Sunday, May 15, 2022, is held under the auspices of the Government of Pakistan and is designed to showcase the very best Pakistan has to offer in terms of talent, technology, and opportunities. This is your opportunity to meet various startups starting and scaling in Pakistan, founders and CEO's, venture capitalists and investors, as well as representatives and honored guests from the Government of Pakistan. The Invest in Pakistan Summit will focus on Microelectronics, Medical Innovations, Venture Capital In Pakistan, Software, Al, Gaming. If you have questions, please email at Farhan@opensv.org

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