Ms. Ayesha Aziz, CFA
Ms. Aziz currently serves as the Managing Director of Pak Brunei Investment Company and also holds directorship in Primus Investment Management Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pak Brunei. She brings over 20 years of experience in Structured Finance, Private Equity & Strategic Advisory businesses. Ms. Aziz started her career from ANZ Grindlays Bank & worked in Merchant Banking & Treasury Markets Divisions. She was also involved in establishing and managing business operations of Pak Oman Investment Company and its subsidiaries, in senior roles.
Mr. Karim Hatim – Chief Executive
Mr. Karim currently serves as Group Head Advisory & Strategic Investment Group of Pak Brunei. He is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan with twenty years of post- qualification experience of working in Non- Banking Finance Companies and Development Finance Institutions in various management cadres including Chief Operating Officer and Group Head. Areas of specialization include development and implementation of business strategies, turnaround of companies as well as investment banking divisions of development finance companies with emphasis on revival of sick units and financial advisory, recovery and restructuring of infected portfolios, corporate finance, treasury, capital, market operations, finance and credit appraisals.
Mr. Abdul Hafeez- Director
Mr. Hafeez is serving as CFO & Company Secretary of Pak Brunei Investment Company and also holds directorship in Primus Investment Management Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pak Brunei Investment Company. He brings with him 11 years of experience in financial management including management of corporate affairs, taxation & audit. Mr. Hafeez has also worked with Ford Rhodes, Sidat Hyder, Industrial Development Bank of Pakistan & Pak Oman Microfinance Bank. He is also a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan.
Mr. Ahmed Ateeq- Director
Mr. Ahmed is currently Group Head of Treasury at Pak Brunei. Mr. Ahmed recently completed a three years’ deputation with Primus Investment Management Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Pak Brunei Investment Company as the CEO. He has extensive experience in Money, Capital Markets and Investment Banking. Mr. Ateeq was previously associated with Pak Oman Investment Company Limited, Jahangir Siddiqui & Company Limited and ABN Amro Bank in Pakistan. Mr. Ateeq’s areas of specialization include Fixed Income markets, where he has rich experience of development of distribution networks, and bond structuring / market making.
Mr. Abdul Jaleel Shaikh – Director
Mr. Jaleel is serving as Group Head Operations of Pak Brunei Investment Company and also holds nominee directorship in Nimir Industrial Chemicals Limited and Haq Bahu Sugar Mills Limited. Mr. Shaikh brings with him more than thirty years of diversified experience in Project Management & Civil Engineering, Corporate Finance, Credit Administration, Human Resource Management and General Administration. Mr. Shaikh worked as an engineer for ten years in Saudi Arabia before joining Saudi Pak Industrial & Agricultural Investment Company in Islamabad. He remained with the Company for twenty years and was a key member of the senior management team involved in all strategic business decisions. He represented SAPICO on the boards of various manufacturing and service sector companies. Amongst other, these included Saudi Pak Commercial Bank, Saudi Pak Insurance Company, Fecto Cement Co. Ltd. and Japan Power Generation Co. Ltd.
Mr. Khalid Aziz Mirza – Chairman
Khalid Mirza has nearly 50 years of work experience. From 1966-68, he served in a variety of executive positions in the Asmirali Fancy Group, a diversified business conglomerate. Between 1968-83, Mr. Mirza gained extensive investment banking experience both in Pakistan and in the United Kingdom in the areas of project finance, corporate mergers and acquisitions, securities issuance and trading, and portfolio management. He joined IFC as an investment officer in February 1983. Rising through successive promotions, he served as IFC’s Chief of Mission in Turkey (1994-96) and Chief of Regional Mission in Thailand (1998-2000).
Mr. Mirza has served at various positions in Investment Corporation of Pakistan (ICP), Credit & Finance Corporation – London; International Finance Corporation (IFC) (Member, World Bank Group) and The World Bank – Washington DC, USA. Besides this, he also served as Chairman – Securities & Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP); Chairman and Chief Executive – Monopoly Control Authority, GoP; Chairman and Chief Executive – Competition Commission of Pakistan and Member – Competition Appellate Tribunal. Mr. Mirza is also the Chairman and Independent Director of Orix Leasing Pakistan Limited, Independent director of SILK Bank Limited and Independent Director of the Board Mediterranean and Gulf Insurance and Reinsurance Co. B.S.C., Bahrain.