Shaukat Aziz (Urdu: شوکت عزیز, born March 6, 1949, in Karachi, Pakistan) was the Prime Minister of Pakistan from 2004 to 2007. He became Finance Minister in November 1999. Aziz was chosen by President Musharraf for the position of Prime Minister after the resignation of Zafarullah Khan Jamali on June 6, 2004. He became Prime Minister on August 28, 2004, and served until November 15, 2007. He was the first Prime Minister of Pakistan to complete a full term in office.
Aziz at the 2007 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting.
|24th Prime Minister of Pakistan|
20 August 2004 – 15 November 2007
|Preceded by||Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain|
|Succeeded by||Muhammad Mian Soomro|
|17th Finance Minister of Pakistan|
12 October 1999 – 15 November 2007
|Preceded by||Ishaq Dar|
|Succeeded by||Salman Shah|
|Born||March 6, 1949|
Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
|Political party||Pakistan Muslim League (Q)|
- Biography of Shaukat Aziz: Biography of Shaukat Aziz, accessdate: February 19, 2016
- H. E. Mr. Shaukat Aziz, Former Prime Minister of Pakistan: Burkle Forum on "Pakistan & Afghanistan": H. E. Mr. Shaukat Aziz, Former Prime Minister of Pakistan: Burkle Forum on "Pakistan & Afghanistan", accessdate: February 19, 2016