Abdul Hameed Barekzai is our media placement specialist within Lapis Afghanistan with almost a decade of experience within the field of media and communications, including four years with the International Security Assistance Forces (ISAF)
As Media Placement Specialist, he oversees the planning and placement of commercials and public service announcements for a variety of Lapis clients, both in the private and public sectors. He additionally oversees the marketing planning for ISAAR, the Afghanistan national charitable lottery that raises money for children affected by congenital heart defects. He played a critical role in Afghanistan’s first telethon to raise money for ISAAR, during which time over $500,000 was raised.
Abdul Hameed has degrees in English Language, Business Administration, Public Relations and Management, and is currently studying Journalism and Communication. He is fluent in Dari, Pashto, English, and Urdu.