Founder & CEO
Waheed received his training as a couturier at the prestigious London College of Fashion and École de la Chambre Syndicale de la Couture Parisienne in Paris. Over this time, he acquired an interest in the art of men’s tailoring, which grew into a passion for establishing his own design house. Waheed returned to his home city and started Dandy Designs in 1979, with the vision of making bespoke tailoring an accessible luxury for all. Under his guidance, it has become one of the foremost suiting brands in Lahore. Waheed Chaudhry also has the honor of being a senior faculty member at the Pakistan Institute of Fashion Design (PIFD) from 1994-98. Currently, he also holds the position of acting principal of the Dandy School of Fashion Design (DSFD) since 1999.
Chief Operating Officer
Our man with a plan, Shahid makes sure that our day-to-day operations run smoothly, no matter what. From ensuring we buy the best materials and use state-of-the-art techniques, to supervising all team members and helping them solve problems, Shahid juggles several responsibilities that make him the backbone of Dandy. His contributions toward the growth and development of Dandy Designs cannot be overstressed.
Director, Information Technology
At any modern organization, IT is a crucial function- this is where Bilal comes in. He keeps the engine running, identifying any areas for improvement, and meticulously implementing the required updates. His observation skills and technical capabilities make him the go-to person for our IT team, enabling them to perform to their utmost capacity. As part of his responsibilities, Bilal is always seeking innovative technological solutions that allow Dandy to provide our customers with unparalleled service.
Director, Marketing & Retail Operation
Awais is the Swiss army knife of marketing and retail, handling everything from planning campaigns to translating them into sales. One of his many responsibilities is studying the market to predict trends and then coming up with an appropriate publicity strategy. Under his guidance, marketing, and retail work like a well-oiled machine, utilizing diverse mediums to make our products easily accessible to customers.