Mr. Muhammad Shahbaz

Manager Quality Assurance,
Mawarid Food Company - KSA (Pizzahut, Taco Bell)

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Mawarid Food Company - KSA (Pizzahut, Taco Bell)


My name’s Muhammad Shahbaz and I’m currently “Manager Quality Assurance” for Quality Assurance Department at “Mawarid Food Company” Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. “Mawarid Food Company” based in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is one of the largest franchisers of “Yum Brands Inc” in META (Middle East, Turkey and Africa) region handling Pizza hut restaurants, commissaries, storage and distribution centres. I received my B.S in Food Science and Technology from Pakistan. I also hold master in Business Administration (Marketing) and Masters in Philosophy degree in Food Safety and Controls from Pakistan.
I’m member of Pakistan Society of Food Scientist and Technologist, Nutritionist Association of Pakistan, Dubai ’google group and International Association of Food Protection USA and has been participated in several food safety conferences in Pakistan, Oman, Dubai, Saudi Arabia and have participated in IAFP 2016 Saint Louis USA and presented my two research papers and looking forward to participate in IAFP European symposium Sweden 2018 and IAFP annual conference 2018 make networking and interact with seasoned scientist and professional in my field to expand my knowledge on emerging food safety issues


University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences
Pakistan, Pakistan
Master in Philosophy (M-Phil) Food Safety and Controls, 2015
Food Safety
2013 To 2015
Dissertation: Evaluation of Current Food Safety Practices at Various Food Estabilishments in Lahore Pakistan
Advisor: Dr Muhammad Nasir

Allama Iqbal Open University
Islamabad, Pakistan
MBA (Master in Business Administration), 2011
Business Administration
2009 To 2011
Dissertation: Business Administration in Certification Sector
Advisor: Syed Irfan Ali

University of Agriculture Faisalabad Pakistan
Lahore, Pakistan
BSC (Hons) Food Science and technology, 2006
Food Science and Technology
2002 To 2006
Dissertation: Food Sciences and Technology
Advisor: Dr Tahir Zahoor

Job History

Mawarid Food Company Saudi Arabia (Pizzahut)
Manager Quality Assurance
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
January 2016 - present

TUV Certifications Middle East (United Arab Emirates)
Food Safety Auditor and Trainer
Dubai (UAE), United Arab Emirates
January 2015 - January 2016

DOCE Foods
Manager Quality Assurance
Lahore, Pakistan
June 2010 - January 2015