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  • Najam Aziz Sethi (Urdu/Punjabi: نجم سیٹھی‬; born c. 1948[2]) is a Pakistani administrator who currently serves as Chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board. As a journalist he is a left-leaning political commentator who serves as the editor-in-chief of The Friday Times and serves as Chairman of Pakistan Super League.[2] He has also served as the caretaker chief minister of Punjab during the 2013 election. He formerly used to host primetime current affairs show Aapas ki Baat on Geo News.[3]

    Born in Lahore, Sethi studied economics at the Government College, and later moved to Clare College at Cambridge University where he received his master's degree in economics and progressed as a PhD student; however, he left to join a socialist movement working for the rights of Baluchistan, leading to his arrest in 1975 before being discharged in 1978. He consequently left politics and established Vanguard Books, a progressive book publishing company.[3]

    In 1989, Sethi along with his