About Shoaib Rahim

Shoaib Rahim is the former Acting Mayor of Kabul, the fifth fastest growing city in the world, where he managed to consecutively achieve record-breaking annual city revenues. Prior to that, he served in various capacities at the Ministry of Defence in Afghanistan, most notably as the Senior Financial Advisor to the Minister and Deputy Chief of Budget. Shoaib now serves as the Senior Advisor to Afghanistan’s newly-formed State Ministry for Peace, where he is involved in efforts to find political solutions to the Afghan conflict. Shoaib is a Fulbright Scholar and Duke University alumni.