Aftab Ahmed Diwan started his career with Citibank in 1981. During his long tenure with the bank, he had varied exposure in different operational and business areas, which also included offshore assignments. Among the areas in which he served locally include Financial Control, Credit and Worldwide Securities Services. Apart from local assignments he also served Citibank Romania as Securities Business Manager looking after both business and operational activities and Citibank United Kingdom as Project Co-coordinator for Securities-related Cash Exception Project.
Mr. Veqar Islam is the Senior Vice President and Member Executive Board of Comptel Corporation. He holds Masters Degree in Commerce from Karachi University. He has already been Sub Region Head for Nokia Siemens for the year 2010 and 2011 in (MEAE) and 2008, 2009 and 2010 in Gulf and Pakistan. He has also served as the Board Member of NADRA from 2006 to 2009.
Mr. Ayaz Ahmed is the Head, Acquisitions and Investments of Habib Bank Limited (HBL) and a member of the Management Forum of the Bank. He joined HBL in the capacity of CFO in 2000. He had served as HBL’s Chief Information Officer for several years and was involved in its large scale technology and process reengineering. His area of expertise is in supply chain and straight-through-processing. Presently, he is a Director of Jubilee Life Insurance Company Limited and Central Depository Company. In the past, he has served as a Director on the Board of Habib Allied Bank (Plc.) UK. He has also served as the Chairman of 1Link – National Switch, NIFT – National Cheque Clearing Company and Habib Currency Exchange (Pvt.) Limited.
Zafar Iqbal Sobani brings with him over thirty eight years’ experience of working in the manufacturing, power sector and audit profession in Pakistan and in the Middle East. He Obtained his qualification of Chartered Accountancy and Cost & Management Accountancy in the early eighties from Pakistan.
"Mr. Moin M. Fudda has over 40 years of rich and unique blend of professional experience which encompasses working for the corporate sector and performing diplomatic duties. He holds MBA (Insurance & Risk Management) from St. Jones University, New York, and B.S. (Insurance & Economics) from R.C.D. College of Insurance, Tehran. In his former role as Managing Director of Karachi Stock Exchange or “KSE” (now Pakistan Stock Exchange Limited or “PSX”), he helped in formation of Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG). He is a Certified Corporate Governance Trainer by International Finance Corporation (IFC) since 2010 and is a Member of Faculty as well Nominee Director of PSX on the Board of PICG.
Since 1990, he has been serving as the Honorary Consul General of New Zealand for Pakistan. Besides, he is a Country Representative for SCOR – A Global Tier-1 Reinsurer. He is a Member of Board of Directors of Karachi Council on Foreign Relations and a Member, Executive Committee of English Speaking Union of Pakistan. Moreover, since 2003, he continues to serve as Chairman and/or member of various Alternate Dispute Resolution Committees (ADRC) formed by the Federal Board of Revenue.
He worked for American Internationals Group (AIG) in its head office and as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at The College of Insurance in New York. He has been the Executive Director - Reinsurance, Pakistan Insurance Corporation; Country Chief of New Zealand Insurance and Commercial Union (now AVIVA) and founder Managing Director of Commercial Union Life (now Jubilee Life Insurance). He has served on Technical Committees of Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Reinsurance Pool and Federation of Afro Asian Insurers and Reinsurers Pool (FAIR).
He was nominee Director of Management Association of Pakistan (MAP) on the Board of the then KSE in 1999-2000 and thereafter as its Managing Director from 2002 to 2005. During the same period, on behalf of KSE, he was nominated and elected as the Chairman of the Board of National Clearing Company of Pakistan Limited, Chairman of the Audit Committee of the Board of Central Depository Company of Pakistan and a founding Managing Director of the National Commodity Exchange (now Pakistan Mercantile Exchange Limited). He represented KSE at South Asian Federation of Exchanges (SAFE), and Chaired the Corporate Governance Task Force of the Federation of European & Asian Stock Exchanges (FEAS).
From September 2005 till January 2016, he remained Country Director of Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE) Pakistan. From, February 2015 to December 2015 as a Nominee Director of SECP, Mr. Fudda also served as Chairman of the Board of former Islamabad Stock Exchange Limited and helped in integration of the three Stock Exchanges. Earlier he held other prominent positions such as Presidents of the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce & Industry (OICCI), Management Association of Pakistan (MAP), and the Karachi Boat Club. He has also been a Founding Director of National Center for Disputes Resolution (NCDR formerly KCDR), a Board Member of Privatization Commission and Board of Investment (Government of Pakistan), Pakistan Institute of Management (PIM), Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FPCC&I) and Pakistan Britain Business Advisory Group He was appointed as Member of the Committees on Anti-Money Laundering and Transfer Pricing by SECP and a member of National Policy Platform for Competitiveness & Economic Growth by Ministry of Economic Affairs, He was a Member of the Task Force formed in 2009 to review Code of Corporate Governance. He advocated for development of Rules of Corporate Governance for Public Sector Enterprises (PSEs) and as an active member of Task force formed by Ministry of Finance, he ensured enactment of these rules. Mr. Fudda also remained an Independent Director & Chairman of the Audit Committee at Wyeth Pakistan Limited.
Mr. Fudda’s achievements have been recognized through various accolades bestowed upon him. In 2006, Mr. Fudda was awarded Sitara-e-Imtiaz (S.I.) conferred by the President of Pakistan. In 2002, he was recognised as the Honorary Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit (ONZM) and in 1990, NZ Commemoration Medal was conferred by the Queen of New Zealand. In the year 1989, Mr. Fudda was awarded the Best Managers Award by Institute of Business Administration (IBA), Karachi.
He is a nominee Director of SECP on the Board of PSX and is a member of Regulatory Affairs Committee, Audit Committee, Human Resources & Remuneration Committee, Voluntary De-listing Committee and Listing Committee of the Board.
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Mr. Muhammad Junaid Shekha is the Chief Executive Officer of ITMinds Limited. He assumed the position of CEO on July 1, 2014 leading the Business Process Outsourcing Services segment as well as other associated IT services of ITMinds. ITMinds is working towards its growth and selling concept of accounting outsourcing to different organizations in Pakistan.
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