Mr. Abdul Faiz Mohammadi, Talash Asia Manufacturing Company: Mr. Mohammadi has been the founder and the CEO of Talash Asia Manufacturing Company. He did his bachelor’s degree in Construction Engineering from Herat University. He is an active member of Herat Chambers of Commerce and Industries (HCCI). Talash Asia Manufacturing company produces car wheel cups for national and international markets and has more than 50 workers.
The University Industry Advisory council (UIAC) is an external consultative group advising the university on the needs of employment market in Afghanistan. The UIAC is composed of local entrepreneurs, business leaders, industry representatives, university leadership and representative of alumni and students. The council serves a critical role to advise university about the private sector workforce development needs as well as link students with employment opportunities.