Biden appoints Pakistani-American as deputy head of Small Business Administration

US President Joe Biden has nominated  Pakistani-American Dilawar Syed to serve as the deputy administrator of the Small Business Administration (SBA), according to a statement released from the White House

Mar 05, 2021
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US President Joe Biden has nominated  Pakistani-American Dilawar Syed to serve as the deputy administrator of the Small Business Administration (SBA), according to a statement released from the White House.

Confirming the news on Twitter, Dilawar said he was "deeply humbled & honored" on the nomination, which is yet to be confirmed by the US Senate.

"I will put my heart and soul into helping small businesses everywhere in these challenging times," Dilawar said, adding that the "grit" of small businesses made America strong. Dawn reported.