Omar has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Service Industries Limited (SIL) from 2011 to 2018. Under his stewardship, SIL won the highly prestigious Pakistan Stock Exchange Top 25 Companies Award for the years 2011, 2013, 2014 and 2015. Prior to that, Omar was responsible for building Servis into Pakistan’s largest footwear retailer, with 500 stores and more than PKR 12b in annual revenues. He founded Ovex Technologies in 2004, which went on to become one of Pakistan’s leading call center companies before the business was sold in 2011.
He has served on the Boards of various private and public companies including The Bank of Punjab, Systems Limited, Atlas Insurance Limited, Atlas Battery Limited, Forman Christian College and Speed (Private) Limited. He has also been an adjunct faculty member of LUMS where he taught entrepreneurship.