Aqil Shah Ayaz serves ACE as its Regional Coordinator for eastern Afghanistan. Aqil manages components of ACE projects taking place in Nangarhar and other eastern provinces, and also delivering training sessions as needed.
Aqil began his career as an English Instructor at the Shamshad English Language & Computer Center, in Jalalabad. Aqil was then recruited as Academic Manager at the Abid Institute of English Language, where he was responsible for curriculum development, capacity building for teachers, and monitoring of teacher performance.
Aqil served in several other English instruction-related positions before joining Afghanistan Holding Group in 2014, as their provincial Internship Program Manager. In this role, Aqil facilitated internships for students from Nangarhar University by reaching out to local businesses and establishing mutually beneficial relationships.
Aqil is currently enrolled at the Rokhan Medical University, in Jalalabad. He has also completed certificate programs in a number of areas, to include personal management, language instruction, English studies, and IT.