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Mr. Manzoor Ahmed

Mr. Manzoor Ahmed, assumed charge of the post of Managing Director National Investment Trust Limited on September 14, 2017. Being COO, since 7 years, Mr. Ahmed has been successfully managing the operations and investment portfolio worth over Rs. 100bn. He has experience of over 28 years of the Mutual Fund industry and has been placed at many key positions within NIT that includes capital market operations, investments, research and liaising with the regulatory authorities. He is M.B.A. and also holds D.A.I.B.P. At present, he is a candidate for CFA Level III. Mr. Ahmed has attended various training courses organized by locally and internationally reputed institutions like London Business School (LBS) UK and Financial Markets World, New York (USA). He represents NIT as Nominee Director on the Board of Directors of many leading national and multinational companies of Pakistan. Mr. Ahmed is also a Certified Director from Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance.

Mr. Iqbal Adamjee

Mr. Iqbal Adamjee is representing Adamjee Foundation on the Board of NIT. Mr. Adamjee has acquired graduation degree from Stanford University, USA. He has been associated with various business concerns of the Adamjee Family which includes Adamjee Insurance, Adamjee Jute Mills and Automative Batteries. Mr. Adamjee is at present Director Mainetti (Pvt) Limited and serving as Trustee of Adamjee Foundation & Trustee of Child Life Foundation. From the aforementioned platforms he has immensely contributed towards betterment of education and health sectors.

Mr. Jamal Nasim

Mr. Jamal Nasim, Managing Director, Industrial Development Bank of Pakistan, has more than 33 years of professional experience with NDFC and IDBP, which includes Commercial Banking, Project Management, Operations, Treasury , Risk Management, Internal Audit and Compliance etc. He also has a substantial experience of serving on the Boards of Directors of different companies in Textile, Sugar and Food sectors. He has also held the position of Executive Director, Equity Participation Fund. He holds a Masters degree, in Business Administration, from Asian Institute of Management, Manila – Philippines.

Mr. Muhtashim Ahmad Ashai

Muhtashim Ashai has been working in the Corporate and Investment Banking arena for more than 23 years. He graduated with a BS degree from UET and completed his MBA from LUMS, followed by the International Management Program at MC Gill University in Montreal. At present he holds the position of Senior Executive Vice President and Group Head Corporate Finance and International Banking at MCB Limited. He has worked in the area of Corporate Relationship Management, Corporate Finance, Equity Placements, Treasury Management and Loan Portfolio Management. He started his career in a local investment bank and then joined a foreign commercial bank before moving to MCB Bank Limited in January 2008. He has worked in Pakistan, Singapore, Japan and China.

Mr. Arshad Ahmad

Mr. Arshad Ahmed has a Master’s degree in Political Science, Punjab University, Lahore. He has done Postgraduate Diploma in National Security form National Defense University Islamabad (1989- 90). He has attended a wide range of Trainings in Banking and Financial Management both at national and international levels and participated in various workshop/seminars abroad relating to Financial Management. Dispute resolution and strengthened poverty alleviation. In 2008 he also lead Pakistani delegation for First Group meeting of ECO Countries on Corruption & Money Laundering held in Ankara, Turkey (13-14 May, 2008).

He joined Civil Service of Pakistan in 1989 and served at various levels in the Federal Government. Major assignments included Vice President/Senior Vice President Regional Development Finance Corporation, Deputy Secretary Banking, External Finance & Policy. He also worked as Joint Secretary (Expenditure), in the Finance Division and as Senior Joint Secretary/Financial Advisor to more than 20 ministries/Divisions. On promotion to the post of Secretary (BPS-22) to the Federal Government he has joined as Director General, NCRD on March11,2017. Prior to joining Civil Service, he has been teaching Political Science in a public sector educational institution. He has also served as member Board of Directors of National Fertilizer Corporation, Pakistan Sports Board, Pakistan Industrial and Technical Assistance Centre, National Productivity Organization, Industrial Development Bank Limited.

Mr. Khalid Mohsin Shaikh

Profile To be updated soon.

Mr. Saeed Ahmad

Mr. Saeed Ahmad is President & CEO of National Bank of Pakistan. Before joining NBP, as President on March 24, 2017, he was serving at State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) as Deputy Governor, from January 2014 to March 2017. Mr. Saeed Ahmad has extensive Banking, Finance and Management experience of over 45 years. He started his career with Prudential Corporation, London in 1969 and then moved on to Banking and worked in SIBC Riyadh, an associate of Chase Manhattan Bank, in Corporate Finance and as Head of Corporate Finance and International in Kuwait Asia Bank, Bahrain. He has also worked as Head of Treasury, Credit and Marketing of Paris based Union de Banques Arabes et Francaise (UBAF) at Bahrain, a subsidiary of Credit Lyonnais, Paris for several years. He had also headed Islamic Investment and financial products Group at Faysal Islamic Bank of Bahrain-Manama, Bahrain. By qualification, he is a Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries, London, He holds a Master’s Degree in Finance & Accounting from the London School of Economics (LSE) and BSc (Hons) from Punjab University, Lahore with a gold medal. He also attended Senior Management Program of Harvard Business School at Boston, USA.

Mian Nusrat-ud-Din

Mian Nusrat-ud-Din is representing Tajammal Foundation on the Board of NITL. He is the Chairman, Chenab Group, which is engaged in integrated manufacturing and export of Textile goods as well as in Agricultural products. Mian Nusrat-ud-Din is a graduate in Chemical Engineering and also holds a Master’s degree in Chemical Technology. He has over 40 years management experience of Textile Spinning Mill and Chemical Plants. Also, he has vast experience as a member executive committee of Lahore Chamber of Commerce & Industry and various Trusts.

Mr. Ahmad Aqeel

Mr. Ahmad Aqeel is a seasoned entrepreneur and business professional with over 15 years of experience in oil & gas, petro chemicals & real estate sectors. He has served on the Board of Sui Northern Gas Pipeline Limited (SNGPL) for two terms as a Director, Chairman of Risk Management Committee & an active member of all the key committees of the Board. Mr. Aqeel is currently serving his third term on the Board of SNGPL, Chairman Risk Management Committee & a member of HR, Finance & UFGC Committees. He is also a Director on the board of Nishat Power Limited (NPL), a public listed Independent Power Producer.

Mr. Aqeel has also founded & manages businesses in construction & high value building solutions, credited with setting up one of the leading retail business with Total Parco Pakistan Limited in addition to be part of CNG retail sector.

Mr. Aqeel is a Ravian, a Law Graduate from Pakistan College of Law and a Certified Director from Pakistan Institute of Corporate Governance (PICG). He regularly attends local and international workshops and seminars and is an active member of Lahore Gymkhana.

Mr. Saeed Iqbal

Mr. Saeed Iqbal is Group Head Institutional and Investment Banking - United Bank Limited. Saeed has over 23 years of experience with respect to wholesale banking, project & structured finance, debt capital markets as well as M&A and private and listed equity. Prior to joining UBL, he was the Head of Structured Finance at ANZ Investment Bank, Pakistan where he was responsible for originating, structuring and executing projects in the energy, telecom, oil & gas, infrastructure and ports sectors, amongst others. At UBL he leadsboth the Institutional and Investment Banking business streams. As Head of Institutional Banking, Saeed oversees UBL’s entire domestic public sector asset portfolio of over US$ 1 Billion. Simultaneously, he leads UBL’s investment banking business with a multi-award winning team of professionals operating in both Pakistan and the GCC offering a full suite of investment banking services encompassing loan syndications, fixed income issuance and distribution, project and structured finance as well as principal equity investments, private placements and M&A. He isalso a member of UBL’s ALCO and Investment Committees, a Trustee of the company’s employee funds and represents the institution as a director on the boards of a number of companies in which UBL has an interest. Saeed has a BSc. (Econ) Honors degree from the London School of Economics and an MA Development Economics from the University of Sussex.

Mr. Shakeel Ahmed Mangnejo

Mr. Shakeel Ahmed Mangnejo is an officer of Pakistan Administrative Service. He joined Civil Services in 1996. Prior to present posting in Pakistan Reinsurance Company Limited, he has held the position of Home Secretary, Secretary Social Welfare, Secretary Implementation, Special Secretary Finance and Managing Director Public Procurement Regulatory Authority in the Government of Sindh. He has served the Federal Government as Director General EOBI and Director Finance, Trading Corporation of Pakistan. He has also served on the boards of PRIMACO and Sahara Insurance (subsidiaries of EOBI).

Mr. Mangnejo has a Masters degree in Management from London School of Economics, UK and a Masters degree in Economics. He also has a degree in Law and Civil Engineering. He has attended different local and international professional training courses, workshops and conferences.

Mr. Shakeel Ahmed Mangnejo has experience in Public Administration, Financial Management, Public Procurement, Criminal Administration, Human Resource Management etc.