Air Marshal Asim Zaheer was commissioned in GD(P) branch of the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) in November, 1984.
During his outstanding career, he commanded a fighter squadron, an operational air base and PAF Academy, Risalpur.
In his staff appointments, Air Marshal Asim Zaheer served as deputy director Operations (F-16) and Chief Project Director (CPD) Falcon. He also served as air attaché to France.
Air Marshal Asim Zaheer is a qualified flying instructor. He is a graduate of Combat Commanders’ School, National Defence University and General Staff College, Germany.
He holds a master’s degree in war studies and is a recipient of Hilal-i-Imtiaz.