Mr Mujtaba Shuja-ur-Rahman son of Mian Shuja-ur-Rahman was born in September, 1967 in Lahore. He obtained the degree of MPA in 1993 from University of the Punjab, Lahore. A businessman, who served as Councillor, MCL during 1998-99; as Chairman, Taxation Committee, MCL during 1999; and as Town Naib Nazim, Ravi Town City District Government, Lahore during 2001-02. He served as Member, Provincial Assembly of the Punjab during 2002-07. He returned to the Punjab Assembly in 2008 after being elected unopposed and served as Minister during 2008-13 holding the portfolio of Excise & Taxation with additional charge of Higher Education, School Education, Finance, Literacy & Non-Formal Basic Education and Transport Departments. He has been elected as Member, Punjab Assembly for the third consecutive term in general elections 2013 and is functioning as Minister for Excise and Taxation. He also held the portfolio of Finance during 11-06- 2013 to 29-05-2015 and Law & Parliamentary Affairs during 13-10-2014 to 29-05-2015. His father, served as Lord Mayor of Lahore during 1979-87 and as Councillor, MCL for more than 26 years.