Khurram Zahir Syed


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The friend I never met.

In his internet 'nom de plume' of K. N. Pepper, Khurram and I exchanged many a quip, pun, and occasionally even serious views, on matters graphical and life in general. He was a refreshing voice untouched by convention and ever ready to question it. Such people are rare and valuable.

For all the over twenty years we communicated I had never seen a photograph of him until today. I knew only only the mind and spirit - untouched by preconceptions....


With an old friend

The only one in Jeans

Hard at Work

Good by my friend. You will be missed.

Perhaps the biggest influence on my professional career. Hardly a day goes by that I don't use something he taught me.

He will be missed

Loss of a Brilliant and Beautiful Mind!

See you later Bro!

Thank you for calling me your Alice Apa.

It's so strange to realize that life does eventually come to a close - like a project which started at birth following some unknown timeline to a predictable conclusion. Well, Khurram was a fine project manager while he worked at CAE - always ready to give and take advice while quietly giggling when he was taken too seriously. He was a sprite, a joker with bells on his shoes, always trying to make serious moments laughable. Khurram asked my permission to use my caricature when he worked for...


Khurram's Notice

SYED, Khurram Zahir November 13, 2017 A man of great physical, intellectual and moral strength, he was an engineer, astronomer, musician, humorist, body builder and cartoonist. He was creative, insatiably curious and loved to teach which he also did exceptionally well. Giving away one of his...

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