People: Arif Habib Corporation Ltd (ARIF.KA)

ARIF.KA on Karachi Stock Exchange

23.26PKR
19 Dec 2014
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₨0.38 (+1.66%)
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Summary

Name Age Since Current Position

Asadullah Khawaja

2013 Non-Executive Chairman of the Board

Muhammad Arif Habib

2013 Chief Executive Officer, Director

Nasim Beg

2014 Executive Director

Zeshan Afzal

Group Head-Strategic Investments

Mohsin Madni

2014 Chief Financial Officer, Company Secretary

Muhammad Ejaz

2011 Non-Executive Director

Kashif Habib

2010 Non-Executive Director

Samad Arif Habib

2011 Non-Executive Director

Sirajuddin Cassim

2013 Independent Director

Biographies

Name Description

Asadullah Khawaja

Mr. Asadullah Khawaja serves as Non-Executive Chairman of the Board of Arif Habib Corporation Limited. Mr. Khawaja completed his Bachelor of Arts in 1964 from Forman Christian College, Lahore. Subsequently, he completed several local and foreign courses on banking, securities, industries management, investment analysis and portfolio management. Moreover, he has participated in various international seminars and workshops on investment oriented issues. He started his professional career with United Bank Limited in 1965 and only after a year switched to Investment Corporation of Pakistan. From 1966 till 1995, he rose through the ranks from OG-III to the post of Managing Director. During this career, he rendered his services in different capacities and in different departments. Mr. Khawaja also held the additional charge as Chief Executive of Bankers Equity Limited (BEL) and National Investment Trust Limited (NITL). His foreign assignments include five years at Pakistan Embassy in London as Investment Counselor. During his professional career he has served as Chairman Packages Ltd., Chairman Pakistan Industrial Credit and Investment Corporation (PICIC) and also the Executive Director of Pakistan Credit Rating Agency.

Muhammad Arif Habib

Mr. Muhammad Arif Habib serves as Chief Executive Officer and Director of Arif Habib Corporation Limited. He is also the Chairman of Pakarab Fertilizers Limited, Fatima Fertilizer Company Limited, Javedan Corporation Limited and Memon Health and Education Foundation. Mr. Habib has remained the elected President/Chairman of Karachi Stock Exchange six times in the past. He is the Founding Member and Former Chairman of the Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited. He has served as a Member of the Privatization Commission, Board of Investment, Tariff Reforms Commission and Securities & Exchange Ordinance Review Committee. Over the years he has been nominated on the Board of Directors of a number of companies by the Government of Pakistan. Presently he is a director of Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Company Limited (SNGPL). He has participated in a number of professional advancement courses including a course on Development of Securities Markets organized by the SEC, USA at Washington, D.C. in 1992. He has visited over a dozen of stock exchanges in different countries for exchange of views.

Nasim Beg

Mr. Nasim Beg serves as a Executive Director of Arif Habib Corporation Limited since September 1, 2014. Mr. Nasim Beg, a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan, is the Executive Vice Chairman of Arif Habib Investments Limited, an Asset Management Company that was conceived and set up by him and which he headed as Chief Executive till June 2011. With over 40 years of experience in the business world including industry and the financial services (in and outside the country), Before joining the Arif Habib Group, Mr. Beg served as the Deputy Chief Executive of NIT, which he joined during its troubled period and played an instrumental role in its modernization and turn around. He also served as the acting Chief Executive of NIT for a few months. He has also been associated at top-level positions with other asset management and investment advisory companies.

Zeshan Afzal

Mr. Zeshan Afzal serves as a Group Head-Strategic Investments of Arif Habib Corporation Limited. He is also serving as a Director on the Board of Crescent Textile Mills Limited and Reliance Sacks Limited. He also handles some of the Group’s Marketing and Investor Relation matters. Zeshan is a fellow member of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, a member of Pakistan Institute of Public Finance Accountants, a member of Institute of Internal Auditors, a member of the Institute of Financial Consultants and a member of the Institute of Internal Controls. His last major assignment was with KPMG in New York - Financial Services where he worked on a Financial Institutions in various financial and risk advisory roles and consultancy assignments. In addition to working in New York, he has also worked for KPMG Saudi Arabia, and has also been part of various technical trainings conducted by KPMG in Dubai and Sri Lanka. Zeshan has also worked for three years in the field of marketing working on various business solutions for multi-national and local companies.

Mohsin Madni

Muhammad Ejaz

Mr. Muhammad Ejaz serves as a Non-Executive Director of Arif Habib Corporation Limited since September 14, 2011. Mr. Ejaz is a certified Financial Risk Manager having over 18 years of experience in the fields of Treasury, Corporate Finance and Investment Banking. He holds an MBA from IBA. He has over 18 years of experience in the fields of Treasury, Corporate Finance and Investment Banking. Mr. Ejaz has served in senior positions at a local and international banks including Faysal Bank, Union Bank and Emirates NBD Bank. He is also a regular visiting faculty member at IBA, Karachi. Mr. Ejaz is the Chief Executive of Arif Habib REIT Management Limited

Kashif Habib

Mr. Kashif A. Habib serves as a Non-Executive Director of Arif Habib Corporation Limited since September 25, 2010. Mr. Kashif Habib is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP). He has completed his Articleship from A.F. Ferguson & Co. (a member firm of PriceWaterhouseCoopers), where he gained experience of a diverse set of clients spanning the Financial, Manufacturing and Services sectors. He has at his credit experience of three years Internship in Arif Habib Corporation Limited and three years experience of Executive Director in cement and fertilizer companies of the group.

Samad Arif Habib

Mr. Samad Arif Habib serves as a Non–Executive Director of Arif Habib Corporation Limited since Februrary 25, 2011. He has earned his Master’s degree in Business Administration in 2001. Mr. Samad A. Habib has more than 15 years of experience, including 9 years working in the financial services industry at various senior level positions. He began his career with Arif Habib Corporation Limited (the holding company of Arif Habib group) as an Investment Analyst, then served the company at various executive positions including Executive Sales and Business Promotions, Company Secretary, Head of Marketing, etc. Subsequently he was appointed as a Director of Arif Habib Corporation Limited. On September 2004, he was appointed as the Chairman and Chief Executive of Arif Habib Limited. As Chairman he was responsible for the strategic direction of the company and was actively involved in capital market operations and corporate finance activities such as serving corporate clients, institutional clients, high net worth individuals, and raising funds for clients through IPO’s, private placements etc. He resigned from that position in January 2011. Presently, he is a Chief Executive of the company Javedan Corporation Limited.

Sirajuddin Cassim

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