Board of Directors

Mr. Mohamed Ali Habib
Chairman

Mr. Mohamedali R. Habib is a graduate in Business Management – Finance from Clark University, USA. He also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in General Management from Stanford – National University of Singapore. Mr. Habib has worked in the corporate sector for three decades, in various managerial capacities across different industries, including multinational projects. Mr. Habib stepped into the banking industry in 1996 when he joined Habib Bank AG Zurich, where he has worked in different capacities.

In addition to serving as the Group CEO of Habib Bank AG Zurich, Mr. Habib holds other directorship positions in Indus Motor Company Ltd., Thal Ltd. and Habib Insurance Company Ltd. He is also serving as Chairman of HBZ Finance Ltd. Hong Kong.

Mr. Ali Suleman Habib
Director

Mr. Ali S. Habib is a graduate in Mechanical Engineering from University of Minnesota and also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Executive Development from Harvard University. Mr. Ali S. Habib is the Chairman of Indus Motor Company Limited (a joint venture of the House of Habib with Toyota Motor Corporation & Toyota Tsusho Corporation of Japan).

Mr. Habib oversees the operations of the House of Habib (HoH) companies. HoH is a conglomerate of companies employing over 15,000 people with activities ranging from automobiles to autoparts, ceramic tiles to packing materials and chemicals. The Group has four publicly listed companies.

Mr. Anjum Z. Iqbal
Director

Mr. Firasat Ali
Director

Mr. Ali is presently the CEO of “The Centre for Change” a think tank that caters to varied needs of change and its proper management for individuals, organizations and other pertinent segments. His career, spanning over 37 years, includes distinguished assignments in economic advisory/consultancy; he has served as an adviser at the USAID, UNDP and various government/private organizations. He has also been associated with National Investment Trust Limited for 10 years where he served as Head of Corporate Governance, Corporate Affairs & Company Secretary. He has also been a visiting senior professor of economics at various local institutes.

Mr. Mohomed Bashir
Director

Mr. Bashir is an experienced businessman and a known figure in the textile industry. He holds a fellow membership of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (C.I.M.A), UK. Presently, Mr. Bashir is the Chief Executive of Gul Ahmed Textile Ltd., and also holds directorship of Gul Ahmed Energy Ltd, Safe Mix Concrete Products (Pvt.) Ltd., Gul Ahmed Holdings (Pvt.) Ltd., GTM (Europe) Ltd., UK, Gul Ahmed International Ltd., (FZC) UAE. and Pakistan Business Council.

Mr. Muhammad Hyder Habib
Director

Mr. Habib is a banker by profession, with over 32 years of experience. He is presently the President of Habib Bank AG Zurich. Additionally, he holds directorships of HBZ Bank Ltd., South Africa, Habib Canadian Bank, Canada, and Gefan Finanz AG, Switzerland. Mr. Habib is a graduate in Finance from Babson College, Boston MA. USA.

Mr. Sohail Hasan
Director

Mr. Sohail Hasan is a fellow member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, as well as in Pakistan. He has served as a partner for over 35 years in A. F. Ferguson & Co., a member firm of Price Waterhouse Coopers. Mr. Hasan has extensive experience in accounting, assurance, tax and management advisory services covering government agencies, multinationals and private and public sector companies. His experience spreads over a large and diverse portfolio of companies in the manufacturing, petroleum, oil marketing, telecommunication, banking, other financial and service sectors.

Mr. Tariq Ikram
Director

Mr. Ikram is a seasoned trainer and speaker. He enjoys a diverse educational background coupled with his rich experience in both the private and public sectors, along with extensive worldwide travel and interaction with international governments and private sectors. He has served as the Chief Executive of Reckitt & Colman (later Reckitt Benckiser Pvt. Ltd) of Pakistan Ltd.

Mr. Sirajuddin Aziz
President & CEO

Mr. Sirajuddin Aziz is a professionally qualified and an experienced banker with 36 years of proven accomplishment in all major executive functions covering areas such as Marketing, Foreign Trade, Corporate Credit, Treasury, Training & Development and Correspondent Banking etc. in various organizations in Pakistan, China, Hong Kong, UK, Nigeria and U.A.E. In addition to the above and by virtue of being a core and senior member of bank’s Management Teams / Committees, has also been actively involved in overseeing the entire spectrum of banks’ operations in various institutions over the past 3 decades. During his career, Mr. Aziz has contributed to various professional bodies including serving as the Chairman of the Pakistan Banks’ Association. He is a regular speaker on Credit, Trade and Foreign Exchange at The Institute of Bankers Pakistan and other prestigious institutions.

Prior to joining HabibMetro Bank, Mr. Aziz served as the Chief Executive Officer of Bank Alfalah Limited.