Qasim Akram is a Pakistani cricketer. He made his Twenty20 debut on 30 September 2020, for Central Punjab in the 2020–21 National T20 Cup. Prior to his Twenty20 debut, he was named in Pakistan's squad for the 2020 Under-19 Cricket World Cup. He made his first-class debut on 25 October 2020, also for Central Punjab, in the 2020–21 Quaid-e-Azam Trophy. In December 2020, he was shortlisted as one of the Men's Emerging Cricketer of the Year for the 2020 PCB Awards.In January 2021, he was named in Central Punjab's squad for the 2020–21 Pakistan Cup. He made his List A debut on 8 January 2021, for Central Punjab, in the 2020–21 Pakistan Cup. On 22 January 2021, he scored his first century in List A cricket, with an unbeaten 108 runs.