Board Of Directors

Muhammad Azam Khan
Additional Chief Secretary, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


Mr. Muhammad Azam Khan is a senior civil servant. He has diverse management experience having held positions in district administration and headed important Government Departments. Prior to appointment as Additional Chief Secretary, Mr. Azam Khan held position of Secretary, Sports & Tourism, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Mr. Azam Khan holds Masters of Science degree in I.R and has also attended various national and international courses.

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Mr. Maqsood Ismail Ahmad
Mr. Maqsood Ismail Ahmad
Non-Executive Director

Mr. Maqsood Ismail is a professional businessman of the Country having diversified experience from manufacturing to power generation and commodities business. He is on the boards of different companies and remained Chairman/Presidents of different business forums viz. Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce & Industry, Export Processing Zones Authority, Pakistan Yarn Merchants Association. He also represented Pakistan as a businessman in official delegations to different countries. Mr. Ismail is a Bachelor of Science in Economics and Political Science from University of Delaware, United States of America.

Mr. Rashid Ali Khan
Non-Executive Director

Mr. Rashid Ali Khan possesses multi-tiered professional background in Banking, Finance, Consumer Marketing and Corporate Restructuring at Senior Executive level. He has vast experience in Global Finance Management and Business Development. Mr. Rashid Ali Khan has worked with Citibank as Regional Business Head (Europe / London), remained Chief Executive at Al-Faysal Investment Bank and Senior Executive Vice President at Habib Bank Limited. Mr. Rashid Ali Khan holds Masters degree in Business Administration from University of Cornell, USA, and has attended various national and international courses. Presently, he is Chairman, NayaTel & Micro Net Ltd.(Telecom Companies involved in broadband wireless delivery and optical fiber connectivity). He is also a member/Director on the Boards of NRSP Microfinance Bank and Pakistan Engineering Company.

Rashid Ali Khan
Mr. Javed Akhtar
Mr. Javed Akhtar
Independent Director

Mr. Javed Akhtar is associated with the textile industry. Apart from managing his own group of companies, he is also the Chairman, Fashion Apparel Designing and Training Institute (FADIN), Member Managing Committee and currently member General Body of the Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce & Inductry (FPCCI). He also remained Director of Karachi Cotton Association and held the position of Chairman, Pakistan Cotton Fashion Apparel Exporters Association during 1997 – 1998 and 2001 – 2003. Mr. Javed Akhtar holds a Bachelors Degree from the University of Karachi.

Mr. Asad Muhammad Iqbal
Independent Director

Mr. Asad holds a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University, USA. He has diversified experience in equities, asset management and software development. He served as Vice President, Equities Division at Goldman Sacks & Company, N.Y., USA. He has also remained a Director of the Karachi Stock Exchange. Presently, he is executing his duties as Chief Executive of Streetware Systems, a software development company engaged in developing solutions for the financial institutions.

Mr. Asad Muhammad Iqbal
Shams Ul Qayyum
Mr. Shams Ul Qayyum
Managing Director & CEO

Mr. Shams-ul-Qayyum has been associated with banking profession for the last 40 years. He has done his MSc Economic from University of Peshawar. He started his career with Habib Bank Limited in 1974. Till 1997 he was posted at various areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as Chief Manager. From 1998 to 2005 he was posted in UAE and headed various segment of Banking in Habib Bank Limited. From 2005 to 2010, he was posted in Afghanistan, as Country Manager, Habib Bank Limited. His last posting in Habib Bank Limited as General Manager/Senior Regional Chief and has overseen 198 branches in the Region. He remained with Habib Bank Limited till 1st October, 2014. During his service career with Habib Bank Limited, he attended various National and International courses. Due to his extra ordinary performance, he received appreciations, rewards and promotions during his tenor in Habib Bank Limited.

Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has appointed him as Managing Director of the Bank of Khyber and he assumed his duties from 2nd October, 2014.

Mr. Ali Raza Bhutta
Non-Executive Director / Secretary Finance Department
Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Mr. Ali Raza Bhutta is a civil servant having served on various important positions in the Province. Presently, he is heading Finance Department, Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa as Secretary. Prior to appointment as Secretary Finance, Mr. Ali Raza Bhutta held position of Secretary, Energy & Power.
Mr. Ali Raza Bhutta holds M.Phil degree in Economic Development from University of Glasgow, UK, besides Masters in Business Administration and has also attended various national and international courses.

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Last updated: 30/09/2016

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