Ashraf Qazi has built a diversified healthcare portfolio with the establishment of Ciena Healthcare in Southfield, Michigan. He currently has close to five thousand employees in the U.S. along with ownership interests in various businesses with over a thousand employees in Pakistan.
Ashraf Qazi takes great interest in US-Pakistan relations, particularly in the area of trade. He serves on the Board of the U.S. Pakistan Business Council. He is an active member of the community at home and abroad in Pakistan. He supports numerous community organizations and serves on multiple boards in the healthcare field. He also chairs the Qazi Foundation, a U.S. 501(c)(3) organization, which is also registered as a charitable NGO in Pakistan. The Qazi Foundation funds the advancement of healthcare, education and self-employment in the U.S. and Pakistan. He has a Physical Therapy degree from Daemen College in Amherst, NY.