Pir Kashif Ali Chishty son of Pir Allah Yar Chishty was born on December 7, 1972 in Lahore. He obtained his early education from Aitchison College, Lahore; graduated in Accounting, Finance and Economics in 1995 from University of Essex, UK; and completed the degree of MBA in 1997 from Manchester Business School, UK. He participated in International Business Exchange Programme in 1996 held in McGill University, Montreal Canada. He has several years of experience in Corporate Banking. He remained Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab for three terms during 2002-18 and served as Member of Public Accounts Committee-I during 2003-07; and as Chairman, Standing Committee on Literacy & Non-Formal Basic Education during 2008-13. An agriculturist, who has returned to the Punjab Assembly for the fourth consecutive term in General Elections 2018. He has extensively travelled abroad. His father was Member of Punjab Assembly during 1977, 1985-88, 1988-90 and 1990-93; and his uncles, Pir Ali Gohar Chishty and Pir Ghulam Ali Chishty remained Members of Provincial Assembly of West Pakistan during 1965-69.