About OPEN Toronto
OPEN (Organisation of Pakistani Entrepreneurs) is a global network of Pakistani entrepreneurs and professionals, with chapters in 13 cities from Silicon Valley to New York to London to Islamabad. OPEN provides a platform for Pakistani entrepreneurs and professionals of a city to connect, network, collaborate, mentor and support each other. For more than 15 years, OPEN has established itself as the most reputed global brand of Pakistani professionals and has helped countless in their entrepreneurial journeys.
Foster entrepreneurship, business acceleration, partnerships, cross chapter collaboration, and belief in the brand ‘Pakistan
Our mission is to promote entrepreneurship and professional growth by connecting the professional Pakistani community through workshops, events and mentoring opportunities. Our members include professionals, entrepreneurs, business leaders, venture capitalists, scientists, social leaders, academics, and students.
NETWORKING: Meet with other entrepreneurs and expand personal and professional contacts to effectively leverage and synergize OPEN member’s professional expertise. SHOWCASE SUCCESS - PROVIDE INSPIRATION: The OPEN community highlights today’s thought leadership and introduces tomorrow’s groundbreaking solutions. Visionaries push the conversation forward, inspiring all members to be creative and innovative in their action. COLLABORATION: OPEN members collaborate to leverage their resources and expertise. Most partnerships develop organically – others are assisted by OPEN leadership and staff.
Meet Our President
Salik Sulaiman Malik
President, OPEN Toronto