Mr. Manzoor Ahmed is presently working as Managing Director, National Investment Trust Limited. Being COO, since 7 years, Mr. Ahmed has been successfully managing the operations and investment portfolio worth over Rs. 100 bn. 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.
Dr. Nadeem Inayat joined the Board of Directors on June 20, 2013.
Dr. Nadeem Inayat is the Director Investment of Fauji Foundation. He holds a Doctorate in economics with rich and diversified domestic as well as international experience in the financial system of over 26 years. His work experience can be broadly categorized into corporate governance, policy formulation and deployment, project appraisal implementation, monitoring & evaluation, restructuring and collaboration with donor agencies.
As Director Investment he is managing the investment portfolio of Fauji Foundation Group. He is also on the Board of Fauji Fertilizer Company Limited, Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim Limited, Fauji Cement Company Limited, Fauji Oil Terminal & Distribution Company Limited, Fauji Akbar Portia Marine Terminal Limited, Daharki Power Holdings Limited, Foundation Wind Energy – I Limited, Foundation Wind Energy – II (Private) Limited, Mari Petroleum Company Limited (Formerly Mari Gas Company Limited), Pakistan Maroc Phosphore S.A., and Foundation University.
He also conducts various academic courses on Economics, International Trade and Finance at reputable institutions of higher education in Pakistan.
Brig Saleem Ahmed Moeen, SI (Retd) served in the Pakistan Army for thirty years and attended post graduate training courses in Telecommunications, Electro- Medical Equipment, Automobiles, Armaments, Radar, IT and Missile Technology. He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and a Master’s Degree in Strategic Studies.
Brig.(R) Moeen started his civilian career as CEO of Fuji Cards wherein he set up the ID card production facility which was later on bought over by National Database & Registration Authority (NADRA). He served as the Chairman of NADRA, Pakistan, from August 2001 to August 2008. During his tenure, he designed and implemented the National ID Card system including Interactive Multi-Biometric Data-Acquisition methodology, procured and integrated the Automatic Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS) and Facial Recognition software in the Identity Management System. He introduced Mobile Registrations Vehicles to register the rural population. He also designed and supervised the implementation of the world’s first ICAO compliant Multi Biometric Machine Readable Passport. His services were recognised by the Government of Pakistan, and he was awarded “Sitara-e-Imtiaz” for Public service.
Later on he designed, marketed and implemented the passport for Kenya (the contract is still being implemented for enhancements in the Kenyan passport). Additionally the Sudanese ID system was also won by NADRA during his Chairmanship.
As CEO of Secure Tech Consultancy, Brig(R) Moeen is the main architect and lead consultant for all projects. His impeccable record in rolling out successful large-scale integrated solutions has earned Secure Tech a position in Top 50 suppliers of the world in Auto ID sector for five consecutive years from 2010 to 2014. SecureTech has successfully implemented many prestigious enterprise level projects both at home and abroad; these include the Pakistan Army’s smart ID card & Access Control System, the multi model biometric based smart debit card for Iraq, Biometric Verification System for Ministry of Interior, Sudan and various other consultancy assignments. Presently SecureTech Consultancy is a market leader for supply of biometric POS terminals and backend systems for mobile companies and government organizations in Pakistan and abroad.
Brig.(R) Moeen was internationally recognised with many awards including the ID Outstanding Achievement award which was conferred at Rome in 2005 by the ID World Congress. He is also an author of numerous international publications.
Mr. Abid Sattar has over 35 years of rich and diversified experience covering corporate, institutional, retail and consumer banking, both in Pakistan and overseas. Prior to joining Askari, he was based in Singapore heading International Business for Asia and Africa Regions for Habib Bank Limited. During his previous assignment at HBL Pakistan, he has held the positions of Head of Global Operations and Head of Retail and Consumer Banking. His earlier experience includes senior level positions with Citibank, Standard Chartered and Chase Manhattan banks.
Mr. Sattar has a proven track record of leading and building efficient and excellent teams. He is well known for hiring talent, maintaining highest standards of compliance while expanding and growing businesses.
He holds Masters in Economic and Politics of Development from Cambridge University, UK and is a Gold Medalist in MBA Finance from the Punjab University, Lahore.
Lieutenant General Muhammad Mustafa Khan, HI (M) (Retired) joined the Board of Directors on June 20, 2013.
Lieutenant General Muhammad Mustafa Khan, HI (M) (Retired), was commissioned in Pakistan Army in April, 1974. During his long meritorious service in the Army, the General Officer had been employed on various command, staff and instructional assignments including the prestigious appointment as Chief of General Staff and Corps Commander of a Strike Corps/Commander Central Command.
The General is a Graduate of Command and Staff College Quetta and Command & Staff College Fort Leavenworth USA. He is also a graduate of Armed Forces War College Islamabad (National Defence University) and completed Senior Executive Course from USA and holds Master Degrees in War Studies and International Relations. He has attended Finance for Executives Course at INSEAD France.
In recognition of his meritorious services, he has been conferred the award of Hilal-e-Imtiaz (Military). The General brings along a vast and diversified experience in operational, administration, management and evaluation systems up to various level of Command.
Presently the General holds the offices of Managing Director of Fauji Foundation and is Chairman on the Board of various Fauji Group of Companies including Fauji Cement Company Limited, Fauji Fertilizer Bin Qasim Limited, Fauji Cement Company Limited, Mari Petroleum Company Limited (Formerly Mari Gas Company Limited), Fauji Kabirwala Power Company Limited, Foundation Power Company (Daharki) Limited, Daharki Power Holdings Limited, Fauji Akbar Portia Marine Terminal Limited, FFC Energy Limited, Foundation Wind Energy-I Limited, Foundation Wind Energy-II (Pvt) Limited and Managing Director of Fauji Oil Terminal & Distribution Company Limited. After the recent acquisition of Askari Bank Limited by Fauji Foundation Consortium, Managing Director Fauji Foundation is also Chairman of the Bank.
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