Liver Khan (CEO)
Liver Khan is founder member of Nanga Parbat Adventure Pakistan. With more than 33 years of experience in the field of Tourism, Liver Khan. He is involved in tourism since his college time. During his summer holidays he worked as adventure and cultural guide in all over Pakistan’s touristic destinations. Liver Khan has spent a lifetime travelling to remote parts of the mountain ranges such as Himalayas, Karakorum and Hindukush. After gaining much experience and travelling across Europe – to see closely how tourism works there – he started his own business by registering a Destination Management and Tour Operating Company under the name of Nanga Parbat Adventure in 1999.
Liver Khan is an outstanding tourism professional who has extensive knowledge and experience in this field. He is active traveller and mainly focuses on bringing new destinations into the main stream enabling the rural areas of Gilgit-Baltistan to make the best out of it and by this hopefully improve their way of life. He is also close to social works and promotes education in whole Nanga Parbat region together with his Western friends. Until now his work includes 5 primary schools including the first ever girls school in the region.
He is a open and visionary person who always shares his experience with others and expresses his meaning of life in the following words:
“For me it is important to contribute something to the society and the advantage of others. I am guided by the desire to help not only my fellows but also local people to improve their lives. Further I love to show my country to visitors from abroad who are willing to explore nature, landscape and culture differing from their homes. I constantly venture into new areas and programs of which I believe will benefit both my clients as well as the local communities“.
Liver Khan is one of the founding members of Pakistan Association of Tour Operators (PATO) and executive member of Alpine Club of Pakistan for the last 15 years.
Fida Ullah has grown up at the west face of Nanga Parbat. He started accompanying tourist groups since he was 18 during his summer holidays, he have been more then 15 times to K-2 BC and Ghondogoro-la trek. Later he decided to study tourism and get some sustainable knowledge from Europe and try to implement in Pakistan which can benefit the local communities. He did his bachelors in innovation and tourism management at University of Applied Science Salzburg, Austria. He worked for tourism organisations abroad. A part from that, he also worked Reinhold Messner, Joseph Vilsmaier who directed the film “Nanga Parbat” and “Die Bergwelt” about Nanga Parbat history (directed by Explore Media GmbH & Co. KG.) and many other documentaries which provide positive images around the world.
Ameer Ullah (Tour Manager)
Ameer Ullah is Tour Manager. He has experience of both practical as well as educational in the field of tourism. He is an important team member of our organization. He manages the tours and marketing of the touristic destinations of Pakistan abroad.
Ghulam Abbas (Operation Manager)
Ghulam Abbas is Operation Manager. He has experience of both practical as well as educational in the field of tourism. Along with his education he learned a lot in the field of tourism by working as a Tourist Guide. He manages operational work in the organization with great devotion and responsibility.
Abdul Manan (Trekking Guide)
Abdul Manan is our senior guide. He hails from Nanga Parbat Diamer Valley and started guiding as teenager already. By his wide experience he is a highly professionally qualified person. He led many expeditions and trekkings to the famous ranges of Pakistan.
Abdul Mateen (Guide)
Abdul Mateen hails from Nanga Parbat Diamer Valley and is well known as guide due to his vast experience in leading expeditions and trekkings round Nanga Parbat and other famous mountains of Pakistan.
Mir Ghani (Guide)
Mir Ghani is a resident of Nanga Parbat Diamer Valley. He is an experienced guide who has extended knowledge in this field. He has led expeditions, trekkings and cultural tours across Pakistan.
Atta Ullah (Guide)
Atta Ullah belongs to Diamer Valley of Nanga Parbat. He is the youngest of our guides. Hailing from this region his professional skills are plausible. He led winter expeditions to Nanga Parbat and worked as guide of the team first ascending Nanga Parbat in winter.
Ehsan Ullah (Mountain Guide)
Ehsan Ullah is mountain guide. He hails from Chilas. He is well experienced mountain guide in Nanga Parbat Adventure community and have escorted several tours successfully.
Kashkar (Chief Cook)
Kashkar is a vibrant personality from Gilgit Valley of Nanga Parbat. He has vast experience in cooking. His cooking expertise is of no doubt famous and recommendable.
Shakar Khan (Cook)
Shakar Khan from Diamer Valley. He has vast experience in cooking – also his cooking expertise is most recommendable.