About Me

Pervaiz Lodhie, Founder & President/CEO of LEDtronics 1983, Shaan Technologies Karachi 1998, a global pioneer in LED Lighting, engineering professional, entrepreneur and businessman for 40 years.

Prior to coming to the United States, Lodhie was responsible for setting up a world class woolen carpet yarn spinning plant for United/Axminister carpet manufacturer in Karachi.

He and his wife established LEDtronics in 1983 in Torrance California. Today, Ledtronics is one of the world’s leaders in designing, manufacturing and packaging of energy efficient, environmentally friendly light emitting diode (LED) lamps to some of the world’s largest Fortune 500 Companies.

Pervaiz holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from California State University at Los Angeles and was honored as its Alumni of the Year 1999. He was also the recipient of the United States Small Business Administration’s Award for Excellence.

Pervaiz Lodhie founded and serves as Chairman of the Pakistani-American Business Executives Assoc. He is a Founding Director and Trustee of President Musharraf’s Pakistan Human Development Fund. He is an active member of the US Trade Advisory Committee for Congresswomen Jane Harman. He advised Rep. Jane Harman on her draft of federal legislation mandating greater energy efficiency for light bulbs. He serves on her Jobs Task Force, which is working to create clean-technology jobs in the state.

Pervaiz also served in the past as Chairman of the Industry Advisory Board for the College of Engineering, Computer Science and Technology at California State University, Los Angeles.

In 2004 Pervaiz Lodhie joined U.S. Pakistan Business Council at the U.S Chamber of Commerce as a Corporate Director. Same year he also became one of the Founding Directors of PAL-C, a historic initiative that brought about the successful Congressional Pakistan Caucus in the US Congress.

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