Growth & Development
in Pakistan

Who we are

EDI is Pakistan’s leading institute of entrepreneurship development, consultancy and business services. Whether you intend to start a new business or become a catalyst for innovation within an established firm, EDI provides you with a platform to develop the skills and knowledge necessary to become an entrepreneur.

What we do

Short Courses

To provide participants the fundamental aspects of entrepreneurship &  practical methods used by entrepreneurs.


The aim of this workshop series is to provide aspiring entrepreneurs, the business creation elements.

Development Programs

Entrepreneur Development Program offers all the resources required in starting, managing & growing small businesses.

Startup Magazine

The publication aims to celebrate, inspire and teach the aspiring and existing entrepreneurs of our country.

Startup Exhibitions

EDI recognizes the annual achievements of Pakistani startups every year through All Pakistan Startup Exhibitions.


Our flagship event LCL, is the largest gathering of entrepreneurs, innovators, educators & national leaders in Pakistan.


LCL is the largest gathering of entrepreneurs, innovators, educators & national leaders in Pakistan.

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Watch Startup Expo

100 young startups from all over the Pakistan were shortlisted from different industries.

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Conference Highlights

Conference provides a platform to explore ways to nurture relationships locally and nationally.

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Advisory Board

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    Michael Foley

    CEO Telenor pakistan

    About Michael Foley

    Michael Foley is a Canadian citizen who has more than 30 years of sales, marketing and operational experience in the Telecom and Retail sectors. He has worked with both advanced and growth markets in more than 11 countries. Mr. Foley joined Telenor Pakistan as the CEO last year in July when he replaced Mr. Lars Christian Iuel at a significant moment in the history of Telenor Pakistan. Telenor was growing its market share and was awarded with 3G license to further develop its Internet position in Pakistan.


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    Jahangir Khan Tareen

    Politician & Industrialist

    About Jahangir Khan Tareen

    Jahangir Khan Tareen is a Pakistani politician and an industrialist who serves as the Secretary General of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insafand prior to that served as the Federal Minister of Industries, Production and Special Initiatives between September 2004 to February 2008 as part of the Pakistan Muslim League (Q) government.


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    Haider Qazilbash

    CEO career pakistan

    About Haider Qazilbash

    Haider Qazilbash is CEO of Career Pakistan. Career Pakistan is nationally know as Pakistan’s top executive search (headhunter) company.  Career Pakistan finds candidates for jobs at 150+ prestigious organizations.

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    Khurram Zafar

    Exec. Director LUMS center for Entrepreneurship

    About Khurram Zafar

    Khurram Zafar is the founder and Executive Director at LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship. Board Director and Member of the Digital Financial Services Advisory Committee of Karandaaz Pakistan. Executive Director, LUMS Center for Entrepreneurship.



Entrepreneurship Education 68%
Entrepreneurial Events 85%
Publications 55%
Entrepreneurship Research 67%
Trainings/Workshops 73%
Repeat Customers
Referral Work
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    Basal Sattar Khan, Participant at LCL Conference

    Excellent exposure! Due to EDI, I met with highly prestige and commendable personalities of Pakistan's best entrepreneurial startups. One to one meeting increase the level of confidence to identify yours weakness and sharpen them into self motivated and recommendable personalities, which are recognized throughout the world.

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    Atif Qayyum, Subscriber Startup Magazine

    Startup magazine is a must read publication for all young entrepreneurs. Everyone should attend their annual entrepreneurial conferences & exhibitions.

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    Richard G. Olson, US Ambassador to Pakistan

    EDI’s efforts to support entrepreneurship in the country are deeply appreciated. The theme of "Rebuilding Pakistan through Entrepreneurship,” strongly resonates with ongoing U.S. Embassy’s commitment to help entrepreneurship thrive in the region.

Our Partners

We have years of experience providing top notch sponsorship & promotional services to top quality organizations throughout Pakistan.

Get in touch with us

Feel free to give us a call or email for any query, we are happy to talk you through any projects or memberships for those wishing to see what it is to use our services.

Contact Address

EDI, Inductin Floor
Faiz Ahmed Faiz Road
H-8/1 Islamabad

Contact Details

(051) 8480360

Office Hours

9-00 am to 6pm
Monday to Saturday