Mr. Aasim Wajid Jawad, Chairman & Director
Mr. Aasim Wajid Jawad is currently the Head of Strategy at Bank Alfalah Limited. Aasim Jawad has over 20 years of experience both locally and internationally, and is a Chartered Accountant from England & Wales. He completed his Bachelors in Economics (Honours) from The London School of Economics & Political Science. Prior to joining Bank Alfalah Limited, Mr. Jawad was working with UBL as Financial Controller & Head of Investor Relations within the Finance Division. As Head of Investor Relations at UBL, he was responsible for liaising with International and local investors, Asset Managers and Analysts. Prior to UBL, Mr. Jawad worked mostly in London for nearly a decade in organizations like Ernst & Young LLP and Deloitte LLP where he worked in various diverse roles within Audit & Assurance and Corporate Finance & Advisory.
Mr. Ali Ansari, Director
Ali Ansari is a seasoned entrepreneur and finance professional having over 30 years of experience in both local and international institutions.Prior to Alfalah Securities, Ali was the President of Engro Corporation (one of Pakistan’s leading conglomerates), Founder and CEO of Dewan Drilling (Pakistan’s first independent drilling company), Chief Executive Officer of AKD Securities, Chief Executive Officer Pakistan and later Chief Operating Officer – Emerging Europe for Credit Lyonnais Securities Asia (CLSA), and an Investment Manager at Bank of America in London.Ali was responsible for a major turn-around at Engro and expanded its foot-print in the Energy sector through the landmark LNG and Thar projects. He has chaired a number of SECP committees, NCCPL and also served on the Boards of the Karachi Stock Exchange, Kashf Foundation, Dawood Hercules Corporation Limited, Hubco, Lucky Cement and Al Meezan Investment Management amongst others.
Mr. Haroon Khalid, Director & Chairman Internal Audit Committee
Mr. Haroon Khalid is a Master in Business Administration from LUMS, with over 20 years of banking experience. Since June 2007, he is working as General Manager, Risk Management Division at Bank Alfalah Limited. In 1994, Mr. Khalid started his banking career with MCB Pakistan and worked in various positions of Credits, Corporate and Risk Management. In 2005, he joined Bank Alfalah and worked as Assistant Executive-In-Charge and Deputy General Manager at Credits. He is the Author of the Book called “Threadbare”.
Ms. Anjum Hai, Director & member Internal Audit Committee
Ms. Anjum Hai has over 20 years of experience in the banking industry. Ms. Anjum Hai joined Bank Alfalah Limited in November 2017 as Chief Financial Officer and is a Chartered Accountant from ICAP & Chartered Certified Accountant from ACCA. She had been previously associated with Soneri Bank, CitiBank N.A. Pakistan & Faysal Bank as CFO / Financial Controller. Before joining banking industry, she was associated with A.F. Ferguson, CAs. Ms. Anjum has diversified experience in activities across all Finance functions, including Asset & Liability Management, Taxation and Management Information, along with extensive exposure in business planning, Merger & Acquisition and integration activities.
Mr. Atif Mohammed Khan, Chief Executive Officer & Director
Mr. Atif Mohammed Khan holds a Master in Business Administration with over 20 years of Capital Markets experience in reputable institutions. Prior to Alfalah Securities, Atif was the Managing Director & C.E.O of Foundation Securities (Pvt.) Limited (“FSL”) for 10 years till July 2014. Before FSL, Atif was Director and Head of Sales at KASB Securities Limited from December 2000 to December 2004 where he helped launch Pakistan’s first and largest online trading platform “KASB Direct”; at KASB he was also Merrill Lynch’s point person for all their equities trading in Pakistan. Earlier, Atif was Head of Sales at First Capital ABN AMRO Securities from Oct 1997 to Nov 2000 and had started his career with Finex Securities Limited in Sept 1994 where he spent 3 years as Head of Sales.