Mother’s Day Event – Celebrating successful Mothers & Daughters


As working women know, their own mothers are their biggest support! To celebrate this fact, an event titled “The Role of Mothers Behind the Success of Professional Women,” was held recently. Organised by two innovative enterprises, Ethical Affairs and The Design Firm, the event was a panel discussion and presentation attended by successful Mothers & Daughters.

Dr. Sarah and Surraiya Abedin


A Lively Panel Discussion

Raeda Latif from the Pakistan Stock Exchange

The participants in the panel included leading women from a range of sectors. These included Finance, technology, education, fashion and the arts. The personal accounts they shared included stories of trials and triumphs and of stumbles and success.

Throughout the discussions the positive contribution of a mother’s love and support was highlighted. The event also served to guide young mothers on how to help and motivate their daughters.

A Diverse Group of Business Leaders

The Consul General of Malaysia

The event was well-attended and included: His Excellency, the Consul General of Malaysia Khairul Nazran Abd Rahman and President of WCCI South Shaiyanne Malik. The panelists included: Nilofer Syed CEO Necos, Raeda Latif from Pakistan Stock Exchange & Faisal Rahim – Owner – TOTAL Communications. Huma Adnan CEO FNKASIA, Aziz Fatima Hasnain & Sophia Hasnain from Linked Things were among others.

successful Mothers & Daughters
Dr. Aziz Fatima & Sophia Hasnain

Also participating were Members of the Memon Professional Forum, WCCI, FPCCI, MAP, Open Karachi, ICAP, and professionals from various industries. Team Homelovelifestyle was  also there to support this great initiative.

The Organizers

The event was the brain child of Shaheen Khan President, Ethical Affair and Naumeena Suhail CEO, The Design Firm.

Shahnaz, Shaheen and Saida

“Ethical Affair is a platform for Advocacy, Access and Awareness to bridge the gap between Industries, Academia and Entrepreneurs to promote Sustainable Behavior and Eco-friendly Techniques and Practices to save the planet for future generations.

The Design Firm (TDF) is an Event Management Agency with a wealth of knowledge about everything local and a sound understanding of venues, entertainment and production options. Being a women owned agency, TDF believes in empowering and creating opportunities for women.”

This Mother’s Day event helped create an atmosphere of positive participation. It was aimed at inculcating a sense of pride in the achievements of women in society.